Thursday, December 18, 2014 Kislev 26, 5775

Does watching others’ absurdities keep us from the hard work of looking at ourselves – the central goal of this High Holiday season? Rabbi Eric Yanoff explores the answer in the context of reality T.V. vs. real life.


Miley Cyrus shocked many fans with her recent sexually explicit performance, but her actions are just an example of society's growing acceptance of young people flaunting their sexuality, writes Rabbi Michael Knopf.


Amidst the fasting, repenting and self-introspection of the High Holidays, Rabbi Jeremy Gerber challenges readers to remove the guilt that keeps us apart from all the things and people we love.

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