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Universal Life Church - World Class in Teachings of Ancient Judaism
The history of ancient Judaism , as it is written in Bible, is revealed in the Old Testament course, lead by Professor Amy-Jill Levine from Duke University.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Chicago Jewish Community
Confessions of a Jewish educator and High Holiday hater
First, my confession. And it comes with a slice of guilt. I never liked the High Holidays.
Los Angeles Times
Family and faith set to simmer at Ruskin's 'Face in the Reeds'
I hadn't even started this review of Ruskin Group Theatre's Passover dinner play, "The Face in the Reeds," and I already felt guilty - which speaks at least to the authenticity of Robin Uriel Russin's new dramedy about a dysfunctional contemporary Jewish family trying to navigate the rituals of a seder without coming apart at the seams.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Chicago Jewish Community
What is the geography of the High Holidays?
Every Jewish life-cycle ritual-birth, marriage, and death, Shabbat and the Jewish holidays-is organized to give expression to three aspects of Jewish experience: the Jew as individual, the Jew as member of a family, and the Jew as a member of the Jewish nation.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Florida Baptist Witness
Aug. 31 Bible Studies for Life: Our Work with Creation
The Bible assigns to humans the responsibility for having dominion over fish, fowl and every living thing that moves upon the earth .
Jane Kaufman: Elul requires Jews to prepare deeply for the High Holidays
A detail from stained glass windows in the sanctuary of Sons of Zion in Holyoke shows a shofar, the ram's horn, that is blown by Jews during the month of Elul in preparation for the High Holidays.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
The New York Observer
Russell Brand Doubles Down - Moves From Anti-Israel to Jewish Stereotypes
In response to my column charging Russell Brand with Israel-hatred for his disgusting call for a boycott targeting companies doing business with the Jewish state, the comic responded with a lengthy, downright bizarre retort in the Huffington Post, titled " Why I Oppose Anti-Semitism."
Fri Aug 22, 2014
When Russell Brand Dropped Acid at Seder
In light of accusations made by Rabbi Shmuley Boteach in the New York Observer on Monday that Brand is an "Israel hater," the British comedian has written an essay in the Huffington Post explaining his side of things.
Detroit Free Press
Jewish Detroit school to open $5M expansion
Students perform during the mock Passover Seder Thursday, April 10, 2014, at Hillel Day School in Farmington Hills.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
A.D. 31: The year Jesus was crucified
In the articles Jesus crucified the day before a high Sabbath , Doctrines that creep in: Palm Sunday was on a Sunday , and The fulfillment of the sign of Jonah , Scriptural evidence was presented and examined to demonstrate that the traditional view of Jesus' crucifixion occurring on a Friday is incorrect, rather it actually occurred on a Thursday.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Why I Oppose Anti-Semitism
The year is 1992, I am 16 years old. It is pacer, the Jewish feast of Passover; I am in Frinton On Sea, Essex, with the Hirsch family at the evening meal.
Religion News Service
Ten plagues puppets for Passover
I ran across this bizarre item on Facebook. A friend posted a gift his children received.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
The Jewish News Weekly
Short film navigates plagues as route to self-discovery
One afternoon four years ago, Serena Shulman cut herself while shaving in the shower.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
New Jersey Jewish News
Soldier killed in Gaza attack had ties to NJ youth program
A local program that brings together high school students from New Jersey and Israel was one of the highlights of the short life of IDF soldier Matan Gotlib, 21, who was killed last week in the Gaza Strip, his brother told NJJN on Monday.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
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CNN anchor Wolf Blitzer confronted a Hamas spokesman on Monday, demanding that he address previous claims he made that Jews killed Christians to use their blood in the baking of matzos.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Doctrines that creep in: Palm Sunday was on a Sunday
"Then Jesus six days before the passover came to Bethany, where Lazarus was, which had been dead, whom he raised from the dead.
Inside the Wig Salon
On the Wednesday evening before Passover, Gneshe Bron sent out the last freshly washed and styled sheitel from her salon, [Wigs by Gneshe] .