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Eco-Synagogue: What’s It All About?

Eco-Synagogue is our response to the climate crisis. Rooted in the texts of Judaism, alert to the urgency and complexity of the hour, specific and detailed in what it asks of us, it offers a practical, positive, engaging road- (or cycle-r...

Posted on 25 January 2018, By Rabbi Jonathan Wittenberg
Beshalach

We have encountered Miriam before, but her role (Exodus 2: 4-8) in saving her baby brother’s life was anonymised. Why? Now, she is a prophetess and Aaron’s sister (Exodus 15:20). What did she prophesy and when? Why is she not also ide...

Posted on 25 January 2018, By Nahum Gordon
Women and the Law

Everybody’s Gotta Serve Somebody is a song by Bob Dylan from his 1979 studio album Slow Train Coming. In it he sings: “You may be an ambassador to England or France, You may like to gamble, you might like to dance. You may be the heav...

Posted on 18 January 2018, By Janine Stein