One of the most important and most beautiful values of Judaism is modesty. We would do well to take this value to heart when considering the religion's impact on humankind through the ages.
Jewish World Features
Hillary Clinton's running mate is not just a nice guy: He lives out commitments with a sense of personal responsibility that has made him a role model for me as a rabbi.
Thousands of ultra-Orthodox and Hasidic boys, taught by untrained and unlicensed teachers, don’t reach the legally required public school levels in English and math. It’s time for New York’s mayor to enforce the law.
The 25-year-old activist served very briefly as Bernie Sanders' Jewish outreach coordinator, before being fired after an old Facebook post in which she used profanity against Netanyahu surfaced.
Emails undercut ongoing Democratic efforts to paint Trump as the one running a campaign aimed at dividing America along racial and religious lines.
How did Jewish food become so trendy in a country where 20 percent of citizens reportedly harbor some hostility toward Jews?
Clinton critics have been quick to point out that Kaine was one of the first senators to announce he was boycotting Netanyahu’s controversial speech to Congress.
The Republican nominee’s race-based nationalism, his anti-Semitic innuendos, his position on Israel and his attacks on Muslims and immigrants are all deeply offensive. But that’s not what’s panicking most U.S. Jews.
Could the exhumation of a mass grave of 340 Jews from the Holocaust finally settle the controversy of how they died and who was responsible?
From toenails to God, the moon plays a central role in the Jewish faith.