This, Too, Shall Passover

Many communities, including ours, have adopted unusual practices to reduce risk of harm to those most vulnerable to a Coronavirus infection. We are staying at […]

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One Minute Torah: Toledot 5780

The story of Jacob and Esau should challenge us everyday.

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Rabbi Ilana Goldhaber-Gordon

Rosh Hashanah 5780 – The Complete Picture Project

This week’s One Minute Torah was delivered at the traditional service on the first day of Rosh Hashanah. A member of our CBJ community, Rebecca […]

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Rabbi Ilana Goldhaber-Gordon

One Minute Torah – Matot Masei 5779

This week’s One Minute Torah is from the archives. I did my PhD in the Biology Department of MIT. It was an intense place, with […]

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One Minute Torah: Shelach 5779

Many of us have become numb to events around us.

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One Minute Torah – Bamidbar 5779

The book of Numbers opens with a second census of the Israelite people. “Out of love for them, God counts them regularly,” explains the great […]

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One Minute Torah – Achrei Mot 5779

Lori Gilbert Kaye lived her life with radical empathy, right down to her final act of jumping in front of a bullet to save another’s […]

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ALEH Negev

Avnet Kleiner, ALEH Negev’s Director of Development, will be visiting CBJ

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One Minute Torah: Tetzaveh 5779

Our parshah this week, Tetzaveh, describes plans for the Tabernacle, the mobile sanctuary that the Israelites would carry with them through the desert.

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One Minute Torah: Terumah 5779

The creativity of young children flows freely. But as they grow, students seem to need more and more scaffolding from adults before they can produce.

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