‘Death cafe’s - where people gather to talk about mortality - are becoming trendy within the Jewish community.
Wait till after Yom Kippur. Trust me.
Actress Hadas Yaron first played a Hasidic woman in the romantic 2012 film ‘Fill the Void.’ She returns as the heroine of the darker ‘Felix and Meira.’
Passover is especially meaningful — and challenging — when you’re converting. Take it from Kelsey Osgood, who felt like a ‘stranger in a strange land’ at her first Seder.
Can those who left ultra-Orthodoxy be convinced to join Modern Orthodoxy instead of leaving the faith altogether? ‘Jew in the City’ blogger Allison Josephs wants to give it a try.
As a recovered anorexic, Kelsey Osgood is more familiar than most of us with fasting and hunger. Surprisingly, that makes it even more difficult to abstain from food as a symbol of atonement.