The Minyan: 10 most interesting local Jews of the year

Last year we introduced a new annual feature, the Minyan. We put out the call over Twitter, Facebook, email and print, asking you, our readers, to nominate the year’s most interesting local Jews. We didn’t define “interesting” or “Jew” or even “local” and we didn’t put any restrictions on the nominations. We just asked. And… Read More

Rabbi Jessica Shimberg

For me, being a Jewish leader means being a story weaver. The Jewish tradition of stories, how we share them, and what we learn from hearing and telling them over and over again is what led me to the rabbinate. Some of the most powerful experiences in my journey as a Jewish leader have come… Read More