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  1. Meet the Grindr RabbiRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago |

    ... time things like "So I went to a bar mitzvah last weekend" and "The lecture I'm in is longer than my grandfather's Passover seder ," were used as pick-up lines on Grindr. But you know, it worked for Greene. Since launching his initiative in ...


  2. On Native GroundGOP Gambled on the Tea Party, and LostRead the original story

    Mar 26, 2010 | American Reporter

    What? For a family newspaper, the best I can give is an illustration from the great Leo Rosten's English-Yiddish dictionary: "The classic example is the boy who killed both his parents, then threw himself on the mercy of the court because he was an orphan." With Passover drawing near, this may be the perfect time for Luskin to launch her first book, "Into the Wilderness" .


  3. 'The Whipping Man' opens at the George Street Playhouse, with a tour-de-force performanceRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago |

    ... home-amputation. While they await the return of Caleb's father and Simon's wife and daughter, Simon realizes it is Passover, and proposes a Seder, or festive meal, to commemorate the holiday. Although, like the original, this meal is improvised - a ...


  4. D'var Torah: BeshalachRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Kos

    ... Jewish holidays. I learned the spiritual "Let My People Go" early in elementary school. My family even has its own Passover story. My father's father, with whom we lived, had had to leave Russia in a hurry. He had been in the 1905 revolution, and ...


  5. Letter to a Jewish GirlRead the original story

    Yesterday | Tikkun Magazine

    ... for the Jewish girl who felt guilty saying "Next Year in Jerusalem" with her Israeli family in a settlement during Passover. I write this letter for the Jewish girl who spent Yom Hazikaron walking on Jew-only roads in Hebron and along the separation ...


  6. Nature-based programs no longer a noveltyRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Jewish News Weekly

    ... also highlights Judaism's earth-based roots in many ways, such as by bringing groups to camp in the desert for Passover and on a farm for Sukkot. Established in 2007, the nonprofit also holds a Tu B'Shevat celebration in a redwood forest and runs ...


  7. Review: Bad JewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Jewish Chronicle

    ... a squeeze. But Daphna and Liam have a history of not getting on. There was that time, remembers Daphna, when during Passover her father read a passage in Hebrew - "which God forbid one does at Passover" - and Liam gave his then girlfriend (also not ...


  8. Beyond the LaughterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Pasadena Weekly

    But Robinson's true love lies in the theater. He'll be playing one of his favorite stage characters when he stars as Simon in the new Pasadena Playhouse production of the Obie-winning play "The Whipping Man," starting Tuesday and running through March 1. Set after the Civil War, the play follows three Jewish men preparing for Passover.


  9. Metaphors in the Torah: "Jethro"Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Jerusalem Post

    ... to go, right now, to the Chabad website and look at their version of the Haggadah: Not once is Moses mentioned in the Chabad Haggadah, yet numerous times the ...


  10. Which Rabbis Inspire You, America?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Forward

    ... with us. Fill out our online form below with your nomination and we'll publish the most compelling stories before Passover. The deadline is February 16. The possibilities are as endless as the ocean that serves as the backdrop to Rabbi Find's ...


  11. New Year for trees: Savor fruits of the earth, consider their journeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | The Jewish Journal

    ... developed a seder for the holiday that focused on the symbolism of the fruits and trees of Israel. Like the Passover seder, the Tu B'Shevat one includes four cups of wine, each representing a different sphere in kabbalah. The first glass of wine is ...


  12. Congregation Beth Israel in Scotch Plains presents cooking demo/tasting with Paula ShoyerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | The Jersey Journal

    ... 160 dairy-free desserts from traditional to trendy and The Holiday Kosher Baker. Her latest cookbook, "The New Passover Menu," published in 2014, presents a contemporary and global Passover menu while still honoring the holiday's dietary rules. ...


  13. 9 Jewish Things To Watch If You're Snowed InRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Forward

    ... who discovers his family's secret Nazi connection while clearing out his grandmother's apartment. It's not Passover, but that's no reason to miss out on this classic. Forget Christian Bale - what could be better than Val Kilmer as Moses, Jeff ...


  14. 'I Never Felt Afraid Of Being A Jew'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | The Hartford Courant

    ... considered to not be a real Jew, regardless of my years of Hebrew School, Bat Mitzvah, or attendance at countless Passover Seders throughout the tri-state area (and London). As the result of this continuous defending of my identity, I became proud ...


  15. Halal and Kosher stamps of approval for pregnancy drugRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 |

    ... " The cleaning procedures of all the manufacturing material were also approved by the certification agencies. The Passover certification implies that no wheat, oats, rye, barley or spelt are used in the process which makes it suitable also for ...


  16. Thought of the Day. Family Conflict (Part I): How the Past Affects The PresentRead the original story

    Monday Jan 26 |

    Passover was a dreaded holiday for me as a teenager growing up in Allentown, Pennsylvania. It was a time when my uncle, who thought of himself as a "lay Rabbi," rose at the head of the table and straightened himself out as if he was the Chief Rabbi in the grandest synagogue in Europe.


  17. Remembering parents who lived through AuschwitzRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 |

    ... their religion. As a child, "I didn't know I was Jewish," Samuels says. "We didn't do Hannukah, we didn't do Passover, we didn't do anything." Her parents, she says, "lived in complete and utter panic and fear and terror." The family always had ...


  18. MegacycleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | Baltimore Jewish Times

    ... States, the Netherlands, the United Kingdom and Australia took part in the first series of rides in Israel during Passover. Registration for multiday rides requires a commitment to raise money for charity. "I've had the privilege of working with ...


  19. Ohr Torah on the Parsha: The Arab Spring and ExodusRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... expressions of redemption which is the major source for our four (five) cups of redemption-wine highlighting the Passover Seder: "I have taken you out from under the sufferings of Egypt, I have saved you from their enslavement, I have redeemed you ...


  20. Tevet-Shevat Kosher Cooking CarnivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | Me-ander

    ... Simply Vegetables , vegetables made easily Miriam's Hot Bowl of Soup Kashrut alert ! Not all wines are Kosher for Passover!! Ruti's mama's Ginger Snaps ! Kosher Foodies Vegetarian Moussaka The Kosher Spoon celery root and red lentil soup Best 5 ...