Related Blog Posts on Rosh Chodesh

Raising our Voices in Peace: My Experience at the Western Wall

Rabbi Dr. Linda Henry Goodman
March 20, 2019

We read in Pirkei Avot, “Be among the disciples of Aaron – seek peace and pursue it.” One of our highest aspirations as Jews is to establish peace within our homes, within our communities, and in our world. Sh'lom bayit (peace in the home) is a core value of

I'm Still Thinking About the Day I Chanted Torah at the Kotel

Sharon Mann
March 8, 2017

My mixed impressions about Rosh Chodesh Adar will still take some time to settle, but I feel enriched and empowered knowing that each small step is meaningful in the ongoing struggle for all Jews to feel welcome and respected at that holy space.