We had a blast lighting the gigantic Menorah in the World’s Oldest Ghetto each night of Chanukah. The first night, music, laughter, dancing, great food & fun was had by all, Venetians and travelers alike. 169 more words
A couple of months ago, I attended an OCCSP lecture in Irvine by Dr. Ron Wolfson, essentially advertising his new book, Relational Judaism. It was an interesting talk – he definitely did a great job highlighting problematic issues that are in Jewish life, focussing on issues synagogues have been having in recent decades, primarily with dwindling attendance and membership. 996 more words
OKLAHOMA CITY – A fun festival that is the first of its kind is opening in Oklahoma City.
“Chanukah- The Festival of Lights” will be held at the Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark on Wednesday, Nov. 191 more words
LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Mayor Eric Garcetti, Los Angeles’ first elected Jewish mayor, will participate in today’s 28th annual City Hall menorah lighting ceremony, celebrating the Jewish Festival of Hanukkah’s message of freedom, hope and light. 681 more words