Hockey & The Omer: Tapping Into Something Bigger

Hockey, like all sports, is a world unto itself. Full of ancient rivalries, team colors and precise pre-game rituals (for players and fans alike), the parallels to religious traditions are not hard to find. In fact, it seems clear that professional sports occupies the same place for many people in the 21st century that religion used to, and without having to learn a foreign language, … Continue reading Hockey & The Omer: Tapping Into Something Bigger