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Transcendence

The idea of Transcendence is a part of literary romanticism.

Kansas JCC holds ‘unity service’ after shooting attack
“Jews and Christians gather to pay respects to the victims; US attorney general urges crowd to embrace ‘tikkun olam’.”

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Culture

Priceless Advice on the Job Search from Asktheheadhunter

The Crocodile: The Archives

http://www.asktheheadhunter.com/crocs.htm

 

Take your time.  Each of these is pure gold advice.

 

Repairing homes, repairing the world

by Zach Wilcha

Tikkun Olam is a term that means “world repair” in Hebrew but today has come to mean social action and the pursuit of social justice. 682 more words

Yael's Reflection

Blogging is hard, so bear with me; writing a reflection that reflects on what we’ve reflected throughout the week seems ominous. But, to sum it up, our conversations this week served as an outlet to bond with one another and revealed varying perspectives in the room. 396 more words

The Complaint Department is Open (for a Limited Time): Lessons from Job of the Bible (sermon)

preached today at Unitarian Universalist Church of Pittsfield, MA

Reading One: Excerpts from Messengers of God by Elie Wiesel, chapter on Job

Once upon a time…When? 2,535 more words

Unitarian Universalism

A Jewish Moment in Wan Chai

Thank you, Rabbi Shmuel Yizhar, for a much-needed moment of Yiddishkeit on a Wanchai street the Friday afternoon before the last Shabbos in March.

Amid the bustle in one of the most densely-packed districts of Hong Kong, flanked by bars and massage parlors, two Jewish strangers met on the street and talked about the wonder of… 46 more words

Society

JOBS - Two Engineering Jobs

Please contact the recruiter directly:

kathy /at/ mulveyinternational.com

But tell her you heard about these through me (David Hunt).

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DESIGN ENGINEER
*UP TO $60K* 167 more words