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  1. What does being Jewish mean in 2014?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | WTLV

    ... Two-thirds of Jews do not belong to a synagogue and one-fourth do not believe in God. The survey showed that Reform Judaism continues to be the largest Jewish denominational movement in the United States. One-third of all U.S. Jews identify with the ...

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  2. Why Smear Israel and Whitewash Iran?Read the original story

    Sunday Apr 13 | Commentary Magazine

    ... and the Islamist leadership in Iran. While the Haredi leadership deserves criticism for the way it has discredited Judaism in the eyes of Israel's secular majority as well its stances on education and universal military service, it is not guilty of ...

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  3. The 1948 re-establishment of Jewish sovereignty was a modern day Exodus and Parting of the Sea.Read the original story

    Sunday Apr 13 | The Jewish Press

    ... The water from the stream is used to make matzo for Pesach. 1. The Passover legacy constitutes the foundation of Judaism , and is therefore included in most Jewish blessings ("in memory of the Exodus"). Passover symbolizes the rejuvenation of nature ...

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  4. The prophecy in Joel, like most prophecies, is surreal, beautiful, and open to many interpretations.Read the original story

    Sunday Apr 13 | The Jewish Press

    ... Washington: Red Moons. Biltz's website declares: "We do not want to convert Jews to Christianity or Christians to Judaism," which works for me. He based his observation on the verse in Genesis 1:14: "And God said, Let there be lights in the heaven ...

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  5. Passover Boot Camp: How to Make Chicken SoupRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | D Magazine

    ... cooking instructor, speaker, corporate team builder, and all-around nice Dallas lady. She has written Entree to Judaism-A Culinary Exploration of the Jewish Diaspora and EntrA e to Judaism for Families . She also teaches kosher cooking and is ...

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  6. Boy must talk to folks before convertingRead the original story

    Feb 16, 2014 | Chicago Tribune

    Recently I have been reading lots of Jewish texts. I want to start conversion to Judaism after my 13th birthday in March, but I don't think my parents will be supportive.

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  7. Israeli families gather for ritual Passover mealRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... the liberation of the ancient Israelites from centuries of slavery in Egypt, as described in the Old Testament. In Judaism, it is dubbed the festival of freedom. This year, Passover comes amid uncertainty over the future of the Israeli-Palestinian ...

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  8. Christian seders OK by meRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | Religion News Service

    ... sacrifice. This raises the specter of supersessionism - Christianity's traditional view of itself as superseding Judaism - in the context of a Jewish ritual. Offensive! Personally, I'm not offended. Christians started off as Jews, and if we started ...

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  9. Chicken soup for the Jewish soul: Four questions about PassoverRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | Alabama Live

    ... a time for families to gather together, and is among the most celebrated of all Jewish holidays. KUNSTADT: Reform Judaism is concerned with the spirit of Passover, the celebration of freedom for all people and for all time. We partake symbolically ...

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  10. Focus turns to humankind as Passover celebrations beginRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | Times Herald-Record

    ... of us should think about how we ourselves came out of Egypt," said Rabbi Garry Loeb of the Monroe Temple of Liberal Judaism. Why is this night different from all other nights? Because it's Passover and because this year there's also a total lunar ...

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  11. Out of ApathyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | Chicago Carless

    ... with. A close convert friend and I spent some time talking this month. He's been feeling disconnected from his Judaism and his Jewish community, because his internal assumptions about what Judaism and Jewish community should be haven't been matching ...

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  12. Israel readies for Passover, marking Egypt exodusRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... 2014. Samaritans descended from the ancient Israelite tribes of Menashe and Efraim but broke away from mainstream Judaism 2,800 years ago. Today, the remaining 700 Samaritans live in the Palestinian city of Nablus in the West Bank and the Israeli ...

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  13. Talking to Noah Screenwriter On Being an Eco-WackoRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | Religion Dispatched

    ... because of course there are so many denominations - there is a value of literalism, an exactness, word for word. In Judaism, we interpret, engage, ask questions of the text. The emphasis is on "an interpretation" rather than "the interpretation". ...

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  14. This night is different from all other nights: A Passover cake to enjoy at SederRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | Examiner.com

    ... Passover. In keeping with tradition, the first taste of matzoh for the season takes place at the Seder. According to Judaism 101 , the matzoh commemorates that the Jews were in a hurry to leave Egypt and did not have time to wait for their bread to ...

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  15. Jewish food movement for ethical living gives Passover new meaningRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 13 | Denver Post

    ... produce to nonprofit organizations that help feed hungry families. "Charity, or tzedakah , is very important in Judaism," she said. "It's important to give a lot, and this is another way of using the land, giving from our farms." Now, he sees the ...

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  16. Five Ways to Add Italian Flavor to PassoverRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 13 | Forward

    ... chicken. Growing up, my husband's family table was no different. I, however, grew up Italian and later converted to Judaism. Our Passover meals now not only include the customary Jewish dishes, but also some of my Italian flavoring as well. Passover ...

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  17. Is the 'Man Seder' Wrong?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 12 | Forward

    ... this," said Deborah Meyer, executive director of Moving Traditions, an organization focusing on issues of gender in Judaism, which has developed single sex programs for teenage girls and boys to keep them engaged after bat and bar mitzvah. "Man ...

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  18. Papyrus Alluding to Jesus's Wife Proven AuthenticRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Discover

    ... HE came there was a prophecy that HE was coming, the night before HIS death HE said HE was going to be betrayed by Judaism and it happened, He said HE will die and HE will resurrect and it happened, he said I will destroy this church and I will ...

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  19. Riemer's best new Haggadah of yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | Intermountain Jewish News

    ... of chasidic literature was, and how serious his desire was to reach out to those Jews who felt alienated from Judaism. IT is hard to imagine these three sitting at the same table, celebrating Pesach together, but this new Haggadah, The Night That ...

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  20. Spring Fever or a Poet's Joke on UsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | Herald Gazette

    ... audience whose participation in the lovers' erotic encounters facilitates the participation of the reader. In modern Judaism the Song is read on the Sabbath during the Passover , which marks the beginning of the grain harvest as well as ...

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