Niles Elliot Goldstein

Chasing ‘The Messiah’ and Bruno Schulz's Long-Lost Novel

A restless rabbinical student in Jerusalem, Niles Elliot Goldstein, became obsessed with the art of Bruno Schulz, who was killed by the Nazis. What happened to his biggest project, ‘The Messiah’?

Edge of North America: The experience of bewilderment in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge taught Niles Goldstein more than academic study.

How Kayaking in Alaska Prepared Me To Be a Rabbi

‘Gonzo Judaism’ Rabbi Niles Elliot Goldstein opens up how a kayaking trip through the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge prepared him for his rabbinate — despite the sensory overload.

Rabbi With Midlife Crisis Looks for Answers

Rabbi Niles Elliot Goldstein sought answers about his marriage and career in the Oregon wilderness. What he found were only more questions.