Tag: Jewish children’s literature

Letters – Fall 2018

High Cost of Burial As a rabbi, I truly appreciated Rabbi Akiva Males’ article entitled “What’s In Your Anti-Cremation Toolkit?” (summer 2018). However, I believe there is one main issue that was not addressed in the article. Often relatives point out that a cremation costs about $1,000 while a...

Summer Reading: Revisiting Our Old Friend K’tonton

K’tonton may be a beautiful amalgam of the fairy-tale stories that came before him, in all of their varying cultural forms, but he is most clearly a product of the unique Jewish mind that culled her sources heavily from the Torah and from the integral, everyday Jewish outlook that...