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What's That Hat? (What's happening this Friday Evening)

It’s a kippah! We will discuss the historical background, the traditional Jewish observance, the relevance to the New Testament, and a practical guide for wearing a kippah or scarf. 51 more words

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A Dream, Tefillin, and my Kippah

I had a dream last night that I saw some tefilin sitting on the side of the street in an open suitcase. I was speaking with someone and I immediately ran after someone, a bunch of Chabad guys wearing shtreimels, that were climbing into this old decrepit building. 249 more words


Head Over Heart

Scene From Above

I stand before my reflection,

Reflecting that this depiction of my self is incomplete,

contemplating tradition.


The word bounces off the tiled walls and ricochets in my head, 632 more words


Max's Propeller Kippah

I finished my latest kippah project last night, and he seems to like it. Like, he found it on the morning, asked to put it on, and he’s been pretending to fly ever since. 557 more words

Kippahs In the Kitchen

I don’t have a full painting for you since unfortunately I knocked my rinse water all over my painting.  Such sadness.  However I did have some video before it got ruined.   53 more words


To Each Their Own

“Etsy offers some truly fascinating options in the way of DIY religious paraphernalia; whether it’s chintzy Wiccan charms or chic, modern crucifixes, there are niche articles of worship for nearly every strain of spirituality. 44 more words

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The View From The Men's Side

Today I spent the first half of the day at the orthodox shul for Shavuos services. Even though the modern part of me isn’t okay with the mechitza, there’s another part of me that doesn’t mind it. 246 more words