- Who Are the Authentic Jews?
by Simeon Maslin
The president of the Reform rabbinate asserts
the primacy of progressive Judaism over orthodoxy.
- Gays and Lesbians Under the Chupah
by Beth M. Gilbert
A growing number of same-sex Jewish couples are choosing
to affirm their relationship with a commitment ceremony in the synagogue.
- Zimmerman's Vision: A Seminary with Soul
The new president of the Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion
recalls his roots and shares his hopes for the Reform seminary and movement.
- FOCUS ON: Medicine & Faith
- The Lost Art of Healing
by Bernard Lown
Doctors need to reassert medicine's ancient
sacred compact with their patients.
- Maimonides on Medicine
by David L. Freeman
Eat right, reduce stress, and choose your physician
carefully. Maintaining your health is a religious duty.
- My Cancer and God
by Roland B. Gittelsohn
"More starkly than ever before,
I confronted my own mortality."
- My Bat Mitzvah Miracle
by Barbara Levine
"Sometimes when we pray for a miracle, we
don't get what we want, but we do get what we need."
- Overcoming Our Pain:
The Life Lessons of Dr. Bernie Siegel
The best-selling author of
Love, Medicine, and Miracles talks about his
personal awakening and how all of us can prevail over disease.
- Dear Reader/A. Schindler
- UAHC & You/N. Salkin
- Books/S. Schnur
- Books/I. Levine
- Jewish Thought/E. Borowitz
- Responsa/M. Washofsky
- Spotlight/B. Gilbert & E. Grotta
- Moments & Milestones/B. Eisenpreis
- Opinion/W. Blank
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