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Paris: The Charlie Hebdo Effect Still Lingers

March 2, 2015

I just finished a leadership conference in Germany and Italy and arrived in Paris last night- a place that was awash in terror on January 7th when the offices of Charlie Hebdo, a French satirical magazine was attacked. 532 more words

How can someone become Jewish?

Since Jews do not actively seek converts, the process begins when someone approaches a rabbi or teacher and says that they have the desire to convert to Judaism.  536 more words

Question Of The Week

i keep hearing about this grocery store situation

Is it true? Will I be pushing my way through the stores erev shabbat…… every week? Will I need to just go to the shuk during the week? 69 more words

Aliyah

The Spiritual Enrichment of Purim

The Spiritual Enrichment of Purim

From start to finish, Purim is enriched with the highest grade of uranium rich spiritual plutonium, in order to intentionally create an enormous blast in the spiritual universe. 714 more words

Jewish

A Purim Experiment

Today I’m happy to introduce you to Revital, a mother of five boys who lives in Israel and blogs for Jewish Journal, as well as doing writing and creative work at… 1,013 more words

Children

South Manatee Library Offers the Lecture “Jewish Interfaith Families: The Joys and Challenges of Parenting/Grand-parenting Your Jewish Interfaith Child”

The South Manatee Branch Library will offer the lecture “Jewish Interfaith Families: The Joys and Challenges of Parenting/Grand-parenting Your Jewish Interfaith Child” on Friday, March 20th, 2015 from 9:30-11:00 AM. 93 more words

Events

What You Missed in January/February '15

The highlight of my 2015 was giving a speech at the Smithsonian on the Oscars, but I did a little writing, too. In January and February, I reviewed some terrific independent films and shared my thoughts on the real star of… 441 more words

Oscars