Home » JLife

more

Did You Know the Mother of Women’s Basketball Was Jewish?
Did You Know the Mother of Women’s Basketball Was Jewish?

Did you know that the mother of women’s basketball was Jewish? Senda Berenson revolutionized women’s athletics…

Perhaps I Was Wrong
Perhaps I Was Wrong

The third book of the Torah, Vayikra/Leviticus, focusses on the sacrificial rites that were an integral part of Jewish…

Irish Jews
Irish Jews

The exile of the Jewish people has taken them to every corner of the earth, including Ireland…

Surviving and Leading
Surviving and Leading

Although born in Hungary in 1904, Rabbi Yehoshua (Joshua) Menachem Ehrenberg was living in Cracow when the Nazis began…

Kiddush Wine
Kiddush Wine

Kiddush is the primary component of the commandment to “Remember the Sabbath Day,” which is often understood as the “umbrella” term for…

Zmirot (Songs of Shabbat)
Zmirot (Songs of Shabbat)

Singing zmirot, songs of Shabbat, on Friday night not only expresses joy for the gift of Shabbat, but also offers…

New Friends
New Friends

Attend a Shabbat Across America or a Shabbat Across Canada event this Friday night…

Judaica Shop
Judaica Shop

The Shabbat table is customarily set for a grand feast and adorned with one’s most beautiful utensils. Beyond beautiful settings, however…

More Than Shabbat
More Than Shabbat

Ahad Ha’am (Asher Ginsberg, poet and Zionist ideologue: 1856-1927) is quoted as saying, “More than Jews have…

Counting Shabbat
Counting Shabbat

“And the maiden [Esther] pleased him, and she obtained kindness of him; and he speedily provided her with…

Jmag Search
Search now! »
Please enter a zip code.

polls

  • Which of these is your ideal summer getaway?

    View Results

    Loading ... Loading ...