Corinne Edwards Interviews: Kindling the Flame (Roberta Israeloff) (1998)
As you've grown, you may have let go the traditional religion of your childhood. But when you have children of your own, what do you give them? Roberta Israeloff, author of Kindling the Flame, reflects on the role of ritual, faith, and family, in modern life. She shares a humorous and enlightening admission to a friend that at one point she felt she used the Synagogue for almost everything but God, to which her friend replied, What if everything is God? Learn to balance insights and practices from many avenues, religious or worldly, in your modern life.