Faith: Jewish

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    Watch more of producer Susan Goldstein’s interview with writer Pamela Greenberg, whose new translation of the Book of Psalms is being praised for its literary beauty. More

    November 24, 2010 | Comments

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    View a gallery of images illuminating the psalms by Hebrew manuscript artist Debra Band. More

    November 24, 2010 | Comments

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    The freedom Jews have experienced in America, says curator Josh Perelman, “also makes possible the ultimate choice, which is not to be Jewish.” More

    November 19, 2010 | Comments

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    Benyamin Cohen has written a book about his year-long exploration of Christianity, and he uses what he learned to reflect on the meaning of his own Jewish faith. More

    November 5, 2010 | Comments

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    The temporary dwellings built during the Jewish festival of Sukkot “remind us that in some ways all of life is really temporary, and life is very fragile,” says Dani Passow. More

    October 1, 2010 | Comments

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    Novelist Allegra Goodman say that entering into the minds of religious people is “a very rich place to be as a writer.” Her new book is called “The Cookbook Collector, “and we spoke with her at the National Book Festival in Washington, DC. More

    September 28, 2010 | Comments

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    View a picture gallery of 21st -century sukkahs that explore themes of the Jewish Feast of the Tabernacles such shelter, hunger, sustenance, hospitality, and the temporary nature of all that surrounds us. More

    September 24, 2010 | Comments

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    “One day a year we make a journey in the company of the whole community of Israel—all of us together, each of us alone.”
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    September 16, 2010 | Comments

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    The blast of the shofar during the High Holy Days, says Rabbi Irwin Tanenbaum, “sends a shiver. We can be better than we are.” More

    September 3, 2010 | Comments

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    An interactive museum in Brooklyn teaches children and their families the universal values rooted in Jewish tradition. More

    July 30, 2010 | Comments

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