Jewish Journal

Rabbi Arthur P. Nemitoff

  • Tips to Engage Your Family in the New Year

    September 16, 2004 | 8:00 pm

    "Dad, I have my first big test in biology next Thursday," Sandy explained.

    "Next Thursday?"


    "Sorry, honey, you are going to have to miss it. Next Thursday is Rosh Hashanah and I want you to go to services with me."

    "Dad, I can't miss the test. Mrs. Smith said that the only...

  • Shared Values, Shared Holidays

    August 29, 2002 | 8:00 pm

    Chris looked at her calendar and shuddered. Married less than two months and she could already imagine their first argument. Would Sam want to observe Rosh Hashana and Yom Kippur?

    She didn't know what to expect, and she really wasn't sure what these holidays were all about. As a...