Spirituality

Heaven and Hell Explained

The afterlife is the place where the person you chose to be encounters the person you had the potential to be. That shouldn’t make you nervous.

Why God Matters: What Gives Life Meaning?

Whether you believe in God or not, we all need to wrestle with the question: Is there meaning in life?

Echoes and Triggers: Take a Look at Yourself

What rubs you the wrong way is an opportunity for introspection.

It's Not All or Nothing

We all make mistakes. Don't let one slip derail you.

Faithful Soldier: Remembering My Beloved Father, Rabbi Melvin I. Burg

My father dedicated his life to the service of others.

Is Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Like Prayer?

Tanya Lurhman, an anthropologist who studies how human beings go about creating their experiences of the transcendent, discusses the therapeutic aspects in prayer.

The Man who Joined the Search Party Looking for Himself

Muster the courage to examine the only place we can truly find who we are looking for – inside ourselves.

Should I Get the Medic?: A Moment of Divine Providence in My Life

What happened the day my son got a gash on his head.

Orthodox Jews Answer Commonly Googled Questions

Serach, Tiki, and Yoni answer some of your commonly asked questions about Judaism and Jews.

How to Tap into The Meaning of Sukkot: 5 Inspiring Life Lessons

Plug into the joy and spiritual depth of this incredible Jewish holiday.

Feeling the Love on Yom Kippur

Who are we praying to on Yom Kippur?

Jews Don’t Sin

The Hebrew language doesn’t have a word for “sin,” although not everyone agrees.

You Have No Rights, Only Responsibilities

I don't have rights? What does that even mean?

When Everything Went Up in Smoke

What do you do when everything you own is suddenly taken from you and you're fortunate enough to still have everything that really matters?

Acting Your Age

Be a different person tomorrow than you are today.

Why We Blow the Shofar

A powerful tool to wake up and live mindfully. It's a new year, and a new you.

In the Shadow of Chernobyl, I Found Out I was Jewish at Age 16

Masha Merkulova immigrated to San Francisco and today empowers Jewish teens to stand proud for Israel.

8 Things You Didn't Know about Rosh Hashanah

8 short video segments on the significance of this pivotal day.

The Only Thing to Worry About on Rosh Hashanah

The judge is in fact our Father. He understands our struggles and He wants our success.

How to Approach God on Rosh Hashanah

Don't come with what you want; come with what you want to do.

This Yom Kippur, Enter a Radically Different Place

I can conquer my inadequacies if I aim higher.

Aish.com's Guide to a Meaningful Rosh Hashanah

Print and share this free 21-page ebook that will enhance your Jewish New Year.

Keep the Main Thing the Main Thing

The key is not to prioritize your schedule, but to schedule your priorities.

Is Life Meaningless Without Free Will?

Professor of Neuroscience and Psychology Uri Maoz joins Beyond Belief to explore what science has to say about the nature of Free Will.

Whole, Body & Soul

I was warned that I wouldn’t get anywhere in life being fat. And I believed them.

How Can You Command Someone to Love?

Focusing on a person's strengths and virtues naturally engenders feelings of warmth and love.

Saying Goodbye to My Dying Father

Don't wait to say the things you've always wanted to say to those you love.

Why It's So Important for You to Judge Others Favorably

If we judge others favorably, God will judge us favorably.

Why Keeping Your Word is So Important

Don’t say anything you won’t keep, and keep anything you say. That is the basis for integrity.

Be Mindful of the Power of Giving

You may not realize it, but you're already doing it throughout your day.

5 Essential Ways to Make Room for Change and Move Forward

Inspiring insights from the book W1nning that will help everyone to grow.

How to Quiet Your Mind

You have the power to decide what thoughts are productive, healthy, and positive and what is a negative distraction to lock out.

Leaving the Comfort Zone

Changing and becoming more than we are is one of the most difficult things in the world.

How to Really Care about People: A Tribute to Wendy Zinner

The steadfast supporter of the Jewish people who recently passed away taught me what me it means to be a real friend.

Why We Marvel: What's Behind Our Fascination with Super Heroes?

Are they an escape from reality or do they resonate with something deep inside of us?

At the Church of Latter-Day Saints, My Mother’s Moment of Truth

My mother had very little Jewish upbringing. Her life changed when she had to take a public stand for what she believed.

I'm Getting Too Fat and It's Time to Start Running Again

Why running is an ideal way for me to get into spiritual – and physical – shape.

Simone Biles' Withdrawal from the Olympics Sends Clear Message to Prioritize Mental Health

The Olympic athlete is a champion on how to deal with your mental well-being.

Harriet Rose’s Five Most Important Lessons Learned from Growing Up with Alcoholic Parents

Her home was falling apart, physically and emotionally. Here's how she survived.

Second Chances: The Powerful Month Before the High Holidays

What makes the Hebrew month of Elul so special?

You've Got a Friend: A True Story about the Power of Connection

The surprising impact from an unexpected letter from an old friend.

How Being a Vietnam Vet and Christian Pastor Led Me to Become a Jew

Looking back on my life, I see the little marks in the road that God placed to help me find my Truth.

Life Upended: Coping with Daughter's Brain Tumor During Covid

How one family dealt with this devastating challenge.

Healing the Brokenness Within: How to Tap into the Energy of Tisha B’Av

Every Jew is likened to a holy Temple. Let's start rebuilding by repairing our inner fragments.

Itzhak Perlman's Broken String: Making Hopeful Music with What You Have

Sometimes the most beautiful music comes from the least likely places.

Why Jews are the People of the Moon

What is the deeper meaning behind the small moon looking as big as the vast sun?

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