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Call for Submissions: Presidents' Day

By Ritualwell
Presidents come and go, but the words of the people will (hopefully) last a very long time. What does Presidents' Day mean in 2018?  more
Stacey Zisook Robinson

Stumbling into Gratitude

By Stacey Zisook Robinson
How can I possibly give thanks to God if I stumble on the thanks I give to the people most important to me?   more

My Name Change Ritual

Rabbah Rona Matlow
Most of the rituals I found took on a tone of mourning the life that the transperson wasn’t able to have. But I wanted to create a ritual that was fully positive and celebratory.   more

My Body is an Ark

By Ariana Katz
Every day we can co-create, create the world worth living in. If we are created in God’s image, and inside the Arks of our chest dwells Divinity, we earned another shot at a new day.   more
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Shelters: What If It's Not Enough?

By Heather Paul
This, I believe, is why the High Holidays are followed immediately by Sukkot, the Festival of Booths. Five days after we acknowledge mortality, Sukkot is a celebration of the temporary.   more

Communal Exhaustion and the Gift of Sukkot

Ariana Katz
After almost two months of rising to the challenge of repentance and renewal, granting one another second chances for each other and ourselves, we get a second to sit down.   more

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How to Forgive: Opening Our Hearts in Elul

Why is forgiveness so hard? How can Jewish texts help us grapple with this complicated, heart-opening process?

Join Rabbi Vivie Mayer and Ritualwell for an online course on forgiveness in preparation for Yom Kippur. In three sessions during the month of Elul, we will study, connect, and create as we immerse in the topic of forgiveness. 

Wednesdays, 12pm–1:15pm EST, August 8, 15, 22

Register by August 1st and receive 10% off D'vorah Horn's new Teshuvah Cardsa perfect complement to the course!

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