Jewish History

Nationalism Unhinged: Jewish Insight and Wisdom

Rabbi Josh Weinberg
In Hebrew, two terms describe two different aspects of nationalism. Leumiut directly translates to “nationalism"; leumanut carries a jingoistic, chauvinistic, supremacist, and extremist brand of nationalism.

Celebrating Hanukkah in a Time of Pandemic

Rabbi Melissa Stollman
No matter what we face in the world right now, we still can thank God for what we have – including the blessing of each new day and the hope for a brighter tomorrow.