• Rabbi Miriam C. Berkowitz

    Rabbi Berkowitz lives in Jerusalem where she performs bat and bar mitzvah ceremonies and weddings for people from all over the world. The author of Taking the Plunge: A Practical and Spiritual Guide to the Mikveh and many articles, she has taught Judaism and Spiritual Care at a variety of seminaries and colleges in Israel and online. Miriam is one of Israel’s first certified hospital chaplains and co-founded Kashouvot: Center for Spiritual Care to introduce chaplaincy to Israel. She also creates hand-made ceramic Judaica and is completing the Israeli tour guide course.

Bar, Bat and B. Mitzvah – Where did it Come From and Where is it Going?

B'nei Mitzvot are one of today’s best known Jewish milestones, marking coming of age as an “adult” and responsibility for one’s own actions. 
How can I celebrate Rosh Hodesh?

How can I celebrate Rosh Hodesh?

Rosh Hodesh is less hierarchical and more open to creative interpretation than most Jewish occasions/events. The possibilities are endless.