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by Rabbi Katy Z. Allen photos by Rabbi Katy Z. Allen and Gabi Mezger Water break...
Pope Francis is speaking to world leaders at the UN on September 25 with a simpl...
by Janna Diamond I invite you to sit up tall. Relax your shoulders. Soften the m...
YOM KIPPUR Day of Atonement/ At-Onement Lincoln Memorial, Washington, DC Septemb...
YOM KIPPUR Day of Atonement/ At-Onement Lincoln Memorial, Washington, DC Septemb...
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...
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The period before and during Yom Kippur, Judaism's holiest day, is one in which Jews ask for God's compassion so that we will be forgiven for our transgressions during the previous year and granted a happy, healthy, peaceful new year. Yet, many Jews perform the rite of kapparot (in Ashkenazic Hebrew...
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Rosh Hashanah is the time when we take stock of our lives and consider new beginnings. Perhaps the most significant and meaningful change that Jews should consider this year is a shift away from diets that have been having devastating effects on their health and the health of our increasingly imperi...
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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...