Shabbat

Shabbat Candles: Lights of the Soul

Candles are lit at romantic dinners. Shabbat is a romantic love song.

Shabbat: Imitating Creation

Understanding why God rested on the seventh day, and what it means for me.

Glossary of Shabbat Buzz-words

Get your lingo down pat, and don't be left in the dark.

Candlelighting - Inspiration

Personal accounts of the power and beauty of Shabbat candles.

Shabbat Challenges

Candid thoughts on getting adjusted.

Best Things About Shabbat

Personal thoughts on what makes Shabbat the highlight of every week.

No More Humpty Dumpty

Shabbat is the day to enjoy the person you have become.

The Light at the End of the Week

Shabbat became my life raft, my refuge from a cruel working environment.

A Shabbat Miracle

My father and I had nothing in common besides the long silences that would pass between us. Then a miracle happened.

Shabbat Prom Queen

The prom is a once-in-a-lifetime experience. Some get the thrill every week.

The Selfish Shabbat

I hardly believed in God's existence when I started to observe Shabbat. My observance began for one reason only: I was selfish.

Alone in Lenox Hill

In my grandmother's room, it was as silent as death.

Shabbos and Competition

We should only be competitive with ourselves.

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