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Defying the odds, once again

I just learned of another baby that was born in a concentration camp. This is something worth celebrating—another sharp stick in Hitler’s eye! When I learned about my mother-in-law’s birth in a camp, I didn’t understand how that was remotely possible. 395 more words

Holocaust

Interpreting MAUS...

MAUS is the graphic novel Biography of Vladek Spiegelman, a survivor of Hitler’s Europe. I read this graphic when it came out in 1981 and I was 11 and it left a very lasting impact on my life as an artist. 178 more words

Arts

Another American Jew Stops Supporting Israel

http://blogs.timesofisrael.com/another-american-jew-stops-supporting-israel/

Another one bites the dust.

No, not me. My mother would never let me, anyway. As the ranks of American Jews who support Israel continue to dwindle in the aftermath of years of negative media attention – and the Prime Minister’s recent speech to Congress in particular, a tragedy clearly on par with the 200,000 and counting butchered victims in Syria – I am still holding firm in my resolve and commitment to supporting the state of Israel. 1,107 more words

Daily News

Does Judaism really favor pluralism?

http://blogs.timesofisrael.com/does-judaism-really-favor-pluralism/?utm_source=The+Times+of+Israel+Daily+Edition&utm_campaign=93fe47ecd7-2015_07_05&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_adb46cec92-93fe47ecd7-55201169

Recently, we have witnessed three major examples of intolerance in the State of Israel. First, the Mayor of Rehovot and the President of Israel refused to allow a Conservative/Masorti rabbi to officiate at a Bar/Bat mitvah ceremony for children with special needs. 1,299 more words

Daily News

Sunday Go to Meeting Bun!

Sunday Bun

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L. A. Marzulli

There’s no way out of this mess but up!

Behold, I shew you a mystery; We shall not all sleep, but we shall all be changed, In a moment, in the twinkling of an eye, at the last trump: for the trumpet shall sound, and the dead shall be raised incorruptible, and we shall be changed… 652 more words

L. A. Marzulli

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BIBLE VERSE OF THE DAY

 

Isaiah 12:4 ESV

And you will say in that day: “Give thanks to the Lord, call upon his name, make known his deeds among the peoples, proclaim that his name is exalted.

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