09 Feb 2017

Download a printer friendly version here. Haftara for Beshalah 5777: A Woman’s Place I know I have the body of a weak and feeble woman; but I have the heart and stomach of a king…I myself will take up arms, I myself will be your general, judge, and rewarder…

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22 Jan 2016

To view the printer friendly version click here. ‘I’ve written some poetry I don’t understand myself’ — Carl Sandburg When I was six years old I attended Hancock Park elementary school in Los Angeles. My parents had delayed sending me to Jewish day school so that I could be a…

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30 Jan 2015

Four centuries had passed since Abraham had made a covenant with G-d and had been promised that, although his offspring were destined to become slaves in a strange land, they would leave the land of their captors with great wealth and triumph. They would return to the land promised…

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