Like the paradigmatic blessing for rain, the Shabbat practice of blessing children offers the gift of love in exchange for nothing.
Amid the sweetness and celebration of Rosh Hashana, rituals like Yizkor and hearing the sound of the shofar open up access to emotions that we often bottle up.
Jonathan Morgan and Connor Wood discuss their new research about religion, cognitive styles, and intuition.
When time proves to be dizzyingly complex, we can find firm footing in the grounded truth and quiet expanse of Shabbat.
Sinai and Synapses Fellowship alum Connor Wood discusses new research that complicates the idea that synchrony in action always leads to synchrony in thought and spirit.
This prayer recited as day turns to night helps to acknowledge moments of transition we often miss.
How good are we? And how can ritual help us become better?
Ritual telescopes time and place, bringing together past, present and future, sacred space and wherever we happen to be.
Where can technology and AI (artificial intelligence) can aid knowledge, and where it can harm human understanding?
We choose not to eat meat, but would our wedding guests feel uncomfortable with us pushing this choice on them?