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 (1)
Read new translations of three psalms that are part of the liturgy of the Jewish High Holy Days. More →
September 25, 2009 | Comments (1)
In the words of a new translation of Psalm 27, the psalm most associated with the Jewish High Holidays, “Your face, God, is what I constantly search for.” More →
September 17, 2009 | Comments (3)
Rabbi Dan Ehrenkrantz, president of the Reconstructionist Rabbinical College in Philadelphia, explains the Jewish High Holiday concepts of sin, repentance, and forgiveness. More →
September 26, 2008 | Comments (1)
Around the world, there are hundreds of classes to which children come to learn how shofars are made. We joined a group in Brooklyn, New York at a class called the Shofar Factory. More →
September 7, 2007 | 0 Comments
A growing movement within American Judaism that recalls the tendency in most faiths for worshippers over the years to move back and forth between the head and the heart — theology and doctrine on one side, spiritual fervor on the other. More →
September 30, 2005 | 0 Comments
Read more of producer Susan Goldstein's interview about the Jewish Renewal movement with Rabbi Zalman Schachter-Shalomi.
September 30, 2005 | Comments (1)
Try Jewish cooking authority Joan Nathan’s recipes for Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur from JOAN NATHAN’S JEWISH HOLIDAY COOKBOOK (Schocken Books, 2004).
September 10, 2004 | 0 Comments
We talk about the Jewish High Holidays with a hazzan, also known as a cantor, who leads a congregation in sung prayer. More →
We talk with Rabbi Alan Lew of Congregation Beth Shalom in San Francisco, who has written about the High Holidays in his new book This is Real and You Are Completely Unprepared. More →
September 26, 2003 | 0 Comments
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