Jewish Journal

Never give up hope

by N.S. Palmer

30 minutes ago

War. Terrorism. Riots. Crime. Unemployment. Political corruption. Intolerance.

There are many reasons to give up hope.


If you give up hope, you... More.

  • Are we free to choose?

    by N.S. Palmer

    2 weeks ago

    Do you have free will?

    That’s an easy question. Of course you do.

    Here’s a harder question: What is free will?

    That’s where most of us get into... More.

  • 5 easy ways to nurture yourself and feel fully nourished

    by Terri Crystal

    3 weeks ago

    What comes to mind when you hear the word ‘nourish’?  Not surprisingly, for many people it conjures up images of food.  And, while that certainly is a... More.

  • Solve the right problem

    by N.S. Palmer

    3 weeks ago

    Define the problem right, and you’re halfway to a solution.

    Define the problem wrong, and you’ll probably never solve it. You’ll waste all your time... More.

  • Are you ready for #GivingTuesday?

    by Debbie Laskey

    September 2, 2016 | 10:40 am

    Since 2012, the Tuesday following Thanksgiving has officially been known as #GivingTuesday, a day dedicated to online philanthropy. What began as a... More.

  • The Weirdest Torah Theory You Never Heard

    by N.S. Palmer

    August 29, 2016 | 10:57 am

    It’s a weird theory about the Torah. You’ve never heard of it. And it’s really a thing.

    Of course, you’ve heard of other theories. The documentary... More.

  • Three Jewish ghettos that have made history

    by Roy Trachtenberg and Sharon Rosenthal Trachtenberg

    August 26, 2016 | 3:41 pm

    Recently we took a cruise from Barcelona, Spain to Venice, Italy. During this cruise we did excursions to three Jewish ghetto’s and learned many... More.

  • Are ultra-Orthodox Israelis trending towards modernism?

    by Eliana Rudee

    August 26, 2016 | 2:36 pm

    To the unknowing viewer, Israel’s Ultra Orthodox (Haredim) population is trending decidedly away from modernism. Walking past women in the streets of... More.

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