Meet the Editors of Mishkan Ha...

Sep 9, 2016 by

When Rabbi Sheldon Marder talks about finding the essential meaning in the traditional service and then innovating to make it...

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Meet the Editors of Mishkan Ha...

Aug 29, 2016 by

From the girl who used to read novels during High Holy Day services to an editor of the new, groundbreaking, machzor, Rabbi Janet...

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Mishkan HaNefesh for Youth – D...

Aug 8, 2016 by

Each year as we approach Elul as I become immersed in the preparing for our holiest of days, I am overcome with mixed memories of my...

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A Summer Journey with Divrei M...

Jul 21, 2016 by

It was another blazing July afternoon in New York City. Wearing khaki shorts, sandals, and a white linen shirt, I stepped into the...

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5 Things That I Seek at The Hi...

Jul 19, 2016 by

Following several months of service sampling in a program that engaged over 60 of our members, our congregation adopted Mishkan...

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Theological Dialectics: Balanc...

Jul 15, 2016 by

In my previous entry I discussed Divrei Mishkan HaNefesh, a new commentary on the CCAR machzor. I also described some of the...

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Falling In Love All Over Again...

Jul 11, 2016 by

I want to begin this post by sharing with you that I have a deep and true love of Mishkan HaNefesh.  My congregation used the Reform...

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Lest Our Preparation for Praye...

Jul 7, 2016 by

Lists, as we know, play a key role in the Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur liturgy.  Be it Avinu Malkeinu or Al Cheit, our High Holy Day...

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