Author Archives: Gershon Burstyn

Gershon Burstyn

About Gershon Burstyn

is a writer and editor living outside of Jerusalem. He is the former editor of World Jewish Digest and has written extensively on Jewish affairs.

Bending to G-d’s Will

Gershon Burstyn
September 27, 2013

We were in the library of a synagogue in Washington, D.C. The man at the bimah had short red-blonde hair and wore wire-rim glasses. He was on the small side and his voice was high. I remember marking the paradox: that someone singing something so weighty could do something in such a high pitch.   More »