Rosh Hashanah – Love Your Neighbor as Yourself

After we have established that relationship, we can love our neighbor as ourselves because our ability to love ourselves has been established through our orientation toward God.

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Remaking Jewish Community – Creating Option 3

…there has never been a better time to be a liberal Jew

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The Highlight of Our Israel Trip

How can I pick one thing? Two words: ALEH Negev.

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Israel Trip: Day 11

Usually on Wed morning I am at CBJ morning prayers. Today I am with fellow congregants having a spectacular day in Israel. (A guest post by Joe Gruber)

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Israel Trip: Day 8

by guest bloggers Stephanie Rosekind and Wendy Segal Another very full and fascinating day in Jerusalem, and beyond to Judean/West Bank settlements. What a politically […]

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Israel Trip: Day 10

by guest blogger Suzanne Gruber Today started out with a wonderful presentation by Colonel Bentzi Gruber, who spoke about Ethics in the Field. The goal […]

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Israel Trip: Day 9

guest blogger John Segall At 8am we took off for a four hour visit to Yad Vashem. Our guide gave us an excellent tour of the Shoah […]

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Israel Trip: Day 7

So I pulled the lot of documenting day 7. Now one might think that a journal about Shabbat would necessarily be short- light candles, go […]

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Israel Trip: Day 6

by guest blogger Dottie Yourtz We stepped outside of our hotel to have a front row viewing of the Jerusalem Marathon. The Ethiopian runners were […]

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Israel Trip: Day 5

by guest blogger Sue Borg (redux) We packed up and left the Hotel on the Dead Sea on a rainy morning heading towards Masada where […]

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