Archive for: Beliefs and Concepts

Groups urge colleges to protect Jewish students

Groups urge colleges to protect Jewish students

(JNS.org) A varied group of 14 organizations has issued a letter to more than 2,500 US colleges and universities that urges them to protect Jewish students on campus...

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The Secret Life of Walter Mitty: every man has his hour

The Secret Life of Walter Mitty: every man has his hour

The Secret Life of Walter Mitty is a film with two essential messages, and I had to think a long time before choosing which aspect of the movie I wanted to write...

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Rabbi explains significance of High Holidays to French students

Rabbi explains significance of High Holidays to French students

MONTREAL – When it was established back in 1963, the Ecole Bilingue Notre Dame de Sion made it as part of its mission to be respectful of different languages,...

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Awakenings: see the world anew daily and take nothing for granted

Awakenings: see the world anew daily and take nothing for granted

When I was a synagogue rabbi in Atlanta, I would make regular visits to hospitals and old age homes. It was part of my job and it also was a mitzvah, a good deed....

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Kol Nidre with a Flamenco twist

Kol Nidre with a Flamenco twist

A new Flamenco-influenced Kol Nidre, is the latest entry to the legendary prayer’s repertoire. ‘Todos Los Votos’ is available through the Kol Nidre Project....

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