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Pick of the crops
In view of the current widespread mistreatment of animals on factory farms and o...
Tisha B’Av (the 9th day of the month of Av) reminds us that over 2,000 yea...
Join the Moral Action for Climate Justice At the Lincoln Memorial on the Nationa...
Laments: A Fresh Translation of Lamentations with Reflections on Theodicy and th...
Join the Moral Action for Climate Justice At the Lincoln Memorial on the Nationa...
Discover the deep ritual and literary structure of the seder! Learn awesome insi...
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Fresh from the field
There are many connections between vegetarianism and the Jewish holiday of Tisha B'Av: 1. Tisha B'Av (the 9th day of the month of Av) commemorates the destruction of the first and second Temples in Jerusalem. Today the entire world is threatened by climate change, and modern intensive livestock a...
Many home remodeling efforts take place in the summer and fall.  Before you begin a home remodeling project, consider ways you can remodel to make your home more “green.”   This can include everything from using eco-friendly products to improving energy efficiency.  Being eco-friendly when y...
We believe that eating healthy, fresh food is a fundamental right and a shared spiritual ethic. We’ve launched project Open Grove with Seeds of Hope, repurposing unused congregational land to grow orchards and build food security in LA. This competitive grant process ends Tuesday (9/16) at noon. L...
How to make an ice menorah: (from http://neohasid.org/zman/chanukah/ice_menorah/) First, here's what's cool about an ice menorah: reflections in the ice; it floats - water is amazing and awesome; renewable resource - and if it's cold enough where you are, just freeze it outsi...