While we're encouraged to spend on festival celebrations, the rabbis recognised that there are those who struggle to afford it
Teshuvah, the key word of the High Holy Days, means something different from its usual translation
I thought it was a simple enough question: which are the worst sins in Judaism? In many synagogues the rabbi's High Holy Day sermons encourage their community to "do a little more", or "take on just one more mitzvah".
There is a widespread view within Judaism that our religious services must be made to be more relevant and personally engaging.
THE JEWISH CALENDAR
Do you know the origin of Abracadabra, Bedecken or Chutzpah?