About Scott Shay

Scott Shay is the author of Getting our Groove Back: How to Energize American Jewry, second edition, Devora, 2008.  He wrote the book at 49 for his bar mitzvah renewal. His learning resource is available online for all interested parties.

A Call for a New Jewish Custom: Bar and Bat Mitzvahs Every 18 Years

By September 18, 2008

Like many Jews, I don’t procrastinate–I put things off right away.  This is especially true of spiritual and ethical pursuits because of heavy career and personal responsibilities. How many of us have made plans to finally sit down and read … Read More