Category: April 2017

Of the Book

Harmonious Balance

A Letter to an Exhausted Mother by Rabbi Shais Taub

Passover Showstopper

Israeli library buys book collection containing 1500s haggadah

Strangers and Refugees

By Rabbi Devorah Marcus, Temple Emanu-El “Because you were strangers in the land of Egypt…” Over and over and over again in Torah, we are called upon to remember our humble ancestry and that we were strangers in the land…


Carrot & Sweet Potato Tzimmes

PASSOVER: Wooden Jews

From “Jews for Luck” to “Jews for Culture,” the intricacies of the Polish Jewish Renaissance

Four cups, Five stars

Sophisticated kosher wine increasingly popular at Passover Seders