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Justice in Auschwitz: A reading of Primo Levi

(This piece was originally published in Kol HaKehilah, the Kol Nefesh Masorti magazine, in September 2015) Anyone who has translated from Hebrew to English knows that there are often a multitude of possible English meanings for a given He...

Posted on 14 April 2020, By Meira Ben-Gad
The Pesach Seder

Here are the 14 steps of the Pesach Seder, introduced and explained by the rabbinic team at New London Synagogue....

Posted on 13 April 2020, By Masorti Judaism
Counting days under ‘lockdown’ and the blessing of Shabbat

I can’t be the only person who’s losing track of time. One day simply runs into another. That’s why I’m finding the traditional Jewish way of structuring the week so helpful: Sunday is rishon leShabbat, the 1st day ...

Posted on 7 April 2020, By Rabbi Jonathan Wittenberg