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Rabbi Micah Peltz
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George Washington Changed the Way Jews Live in the U.S.
Ray Rice, NFL: Act in Private as You Would in Public
Attention Ray Rice and the NFL: Act in Private as You Would in Public
Robin Williams' Place in the World to Come
Why Robin Williams Has a Place in the World to Come
Should We Boycott anti-Israel Celebs?
When Celebs Boycott Israel, Should We Boycott Them?
One Too Many Mournings
Is the Hebrew Calendar Obsessed With Mourning?
The 'New High Holy Days of Israel'
Welcome to the 'New High Holy Days of Israel'
Welcome to the Tribe
An Old/new Paradigm for Integrating Interfaith Families Into Jewish Life
Unite in the Name of Rejected Rabbis
Make the Avi Weiss Case a Precedent for All Rejected Rabbis
Is There a Jewish Gettysburg?
Is There a Jewish Gettysburg Address?
The Jewish Fate of a Christian’s Family
Being Jewish Mattered Most to the Christian Member of This Family
On Sukkot, Feeling It When You're Not Feeling It
Feeling It When You're Not Really Feeling It: Being Joyful on Sukkot
Work Can Be Liberating: Ask Me How
Elul’s Challenge: Rise Above Your Excuses
Elul’s Challenge: Rise Above Your Excuses and Take Care
Rebuilding Jerusalem - Morally and Spiritually
Observing Tisha B'Av to Rebuild Jerusalem - Morally and Spiritually
Don’t Forget Your Father in Heaven
Don’t Forget Your Father in Heaven This Fathers’ Day
The Birthday Blessing That Teaches Us to Count
The Jewish Birthday Blessing That Teaches Us to Count
Ensuring Holocaust Memories Live Beyond Survivors
Do You Feel Free? The Meter of Passover
A Passover Meter for Measuring Freedom
Purim Teaches Us to See God in the Dark
Purim Teaches Us to See God's Hand in the Dark
Do We Deserve the Leaders of Today?
Are the Leaders of Today the Leaders We Deserve?
Christmas and Jews: A Time for Appreciation, Not Appropriation
The Facebook Window to Israelis Under Fire
Rabbis Should Steer Clear of Pulpit Politics
As U.S. Election Day Nears, Rabbis Should Steer Clear of Pulpit Politics
What's in a New Year Greeting?
What Is in a Rosh Hashanah Greeting?
Why Jews Value Circumcision
Why Jews Hold Circumcision So Dear, and What Germany Has to Fear
The Dead Sea Scrolls and Pluralism
The Dead Sea Scrolls and Jewish Pluralism
Keepin’ Kosher in the Free World
Keepin’ Kosher in the Free World, and Connecting With Muslims Through Meat
The Jewish Calendar’s Lesson on Life
Reflections on Holocaust Remembrance Day
Taking Jewish Law Too Far
Reflections on Israel in Light of Martin Luther King Day
With Christmas Fever Abound, How Should Jews Respond?
When Is the Right Time to Tell My Truth About Israel?
The 'High Holiday Jew' Phenomenon
Lessons From 9/11, 10 Years On
Three Years Late, Israelis Finally Hear the Truth About Trump
‘Tel Aviv Is Heading Toward an Explosion,’ Says Mayor of World's Most Expensive City
‘Tel Aviv Is Heading Toward an Explosion,’ Says the Mayor of the World's Most Expensive City
These Jewish Migrants Survived Pogroms. Then They Were Faced With Zionist Cruelty
These Jewish Migrants Survived Pogroms, Riots and Famine. Then They Were Faced With Zionist Cruelty
Christianity Is Vanishing From the Middle East
'Dealing With the Holocaust Is White Privilege'
Ultra-Orthodox Aliyah to Israel Is Breaking Records. Here's Why