A long time ago I ran away from home. Little did I know that it would teach me the meaning of Sukkot.
A mountain of a man, here was a Jew totally ignorant about Judaism willing to risk his life for being Jewish.
The shmata on my head is a statement as bold as my red curls: I am proud to be a Jew.
Avraham Sinai was a Hezbollah informant who risked his life for Israel.
The Shah of Iran's descendant tells his story from Jerusalem.
I was a three-day a year Jew who stopped by McDonalds on the way to the golf course every Saturday morning. Now I'm being called an observant Jew. What happened?
The death of my husband forced me to reexamine the purpose of my existence.
An elegy to the Jewish people for the 17th of Tammuz.
My story is different, but I relate to the horror the three families experienced not knowing if your child will survive.
Out of the blue, the Rebbe summoned me. He wanted to send me on a challenging mission.
A Chinese girl forced me to confront what it means to be Jewish.
There is no deeper wound than abandonment by a parent. After 10 years, I wanted to heal.
My difficult search for proof of my Jewish identity.
Can an embodied spirit be connected in some way to a disembodied one?
Learning how to embrace challenge from Shmuel and Chani Zundell’s inspiring example.
Utilizing Judaism’s spiritual principles opened my heart to discover a purpose-driven life.
Marvin Casey’s amazing journey from black, Church-going hip hop dancer to yeshiva student, English/dance instructor in Israel.
Sometimes receiving a sign that God is orchestrating events can transform one’s life.
Tuvia Ariel’s amazing true story about a number from the Holocaust.
A powerful lesson in forgiveness – and being a role model for your kids.
The inspiration behind an Oscar-nominated documentary, Alice Herz-Sommer passed away a week before the Academy Awards at age 110.
Rufus Hannah's remarkable true story of unspeakable exploitation and redemption, and the man who saved him.
Control freaks like me have a hard time asking for help.
Malka Schaps, a world-renowned professor of mathematics, is smashing glass ceilings.
Invisible, inaudible, inanimate: my adventures in a wheelchair.
The 17-year-old Jewish teen died from progeria, a rare genetic disease that causes accelerated aging. He embraced life with joy, following these three principles.
A yoga teacher encounters Jewish spirituality with religious Jews in Israel for the first time.
A groundbreaking chronicle of spiritual search, originally published in Rolling Stone magazine, April 1977.
The amazing story of our church that en masse decided to convert to Judaism.
Champion of academics, athletics and the arts, Loren Galler Rabinowitz is focused on her role as a third-generation Holocaust survivor.
The true story of an Appalachian family of 12 who converted to Judaism.
They said Maickel Melamed would never walk. Now he runs marathons to inspire others.
Nissim Black’s search for light amidst the darkness.
Hanukkah is the time to acknowledge miracles. This year our family experienced an amazing one.
Before he became famous, the observant pop star gave up his career in order to stick to his Jewish beliefs.