About Benyamin Cohen

Benyamin Cohen is the author of "My Jesus Year: A Rabbi's Son Wanders the Bible Belt in Search of His Own Faith" (HarperCollins). You can find out more at www.myjesusyear.com.

What Rick Warren Is Teaching to Rabbis

By December 5, 2008

People often ask me what synagogues can learn from churches. There are obviously many things and, indeed, several books have been written on this topic. One that comes immediately to mind is The Spirituality Of Welcoming: How to Transform Your … Read More

Five Places You Wouldn’t Expect to Find a Rabbi’s Son

By December 3, 2008

1. A Christian wrestling match: To be fair, this was Ultimate Christian Wrestling where "good" wrestlers did battle against "evil" wrestlers. Fallen wrestlers, I kid you not, are actually resurrected at these matches. And you thought Rowdy Roddy Piper was … Read More

Stephen Baldwin tried to convert me… twice

By December 2, 2008

You don’t start every day in the green room with Stephen Baldwin. Yes, that Stephen Baldwin. The youngest of the acting Baldwin brothers. You know, the one that became a born-again Christian, has his own punk ministry, and writes books … Read More

Moses in a Megachurch

By December 1, 2008

Benyamin Cohen, author of My Jesus Year, is guest blogging this week as one of Jewcy‘s Lit Klatsch bloggers. Cohen is the son of an Orthodox rabbi and is married to the daughter of a Christian minister. His book is … Read More