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The Jewish Memories Behind a New Refugee Youth Movement

I see Judaism as a community of memory. The annual cycle of Torah readings commit a certain narrative of creation, belonging, exile and redemption to memory. In turn, the practices within our festivals – whether it is sitting in the suk...

Posted on 31 May 2018, By Amos Schonfield

Much has been made of the challenge to Moses in this week’s parashah: “Miriam and Aaron spoke against Moses because of the Kushite woman he had married: ‘He married a Kushite woman!’” (Num. 12:1). The commentators offer a surpri...

Posted on 31 May 2018, By Rabbi Adam Zagoria-Moffet
Being and Becoming

For years, my wife Susanna and I have struggled at classical concerts. She was a professional musician for many years, so a concert that I, with my untrained ear, can sit blissfully through, she might not experience as so relaxing. She mi...

Posted on 24 May 2018, By Rabbi Joel Levy