X-Mensch: Coming to a Synagogue Near You?

Synagogues have much to learn from the dominance of superheroes in modern pop culture.

Summer is upon us again, and with it movie season. This year, as with recent years, the multiplexes are being dominated by films on superheroes – from sequels to “Captain America,” “Spider-Man” and “X-Men” to the debuting “Lucy.” I personally love superhero films – always have – but whether or not you, too, geek out for superheroes, there’s plenty...