I’m honored and very, very excited to announce the creation of a new Jewish congregation: Tzedek Chicago. We recently held our launch program in our new home at Luther Memorial Church in the Lincoln Square neighborhood of Chicago – and I’m sure all who were present would agree there was a joyous excitement in the room as we shared our vision for our new congregation. 1,698 more words
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Most people seem to think the source for setting a minyan, a prayer quorum, at ten derives from the story of Abraham at Sodom and Gomorrah. 712 more words
I thought you might enjoy reading an article from Julia Dahl that give insight into the inspiration for the novel.
Re-reading the novel I get to the point where Rebekah is waiting at the gas station convenience store trying to get warm and describing how cold it is outside. 200 more words
A British police chief has requested London’s Jewish community to provide proof an extremist rally being planned for July 4 in Golders Green will be anti-Semitic, so authorities can shut it down. 124 more words