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The Alchemy of Tragedy

Posted on 04/22/2018 by Rivkah Lambert Adler in Israel
Alchemy is the ancient study of how to change one thing into something else. This past week in Israel was quite an intensely...

The Power of Praise

Posted on 04/22/2018 by Rabbi Jonathan Sacks in Beliefs and Practices
From time to time couples come to see me before their wedding. Sometimes they ask me whether I have any advice to give them...

Neglecting My Mizrachi Heritage

Posted on 04/20/2018 by Jacob Schwartz in Beliefs and Practices
I wasn’t always proud to be a Moroccan Jew. It took me well into my senior year of high school to receive my first...

Shame on Us!

Posted on 04/17/2018 by Moshe Daniel Levine in Beliefs and Practices
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Are We One People?

Posted on 04/13/2018 by Rivkah Lambert Adler in Israel
There's a five-minute video from Shabbat.com making the rounds on social media. I've seen it a number of times on...

#MeToo and the Pursuit of Modesty

Posted on 04/09/2018 by Rabbi Ben Hecht in Beliefs and Practices
There can be no denying the significance of the #MeToo movement. It has confronted, and continues to confront, a major...
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