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Jewish Burial and Mourning Customs
When faced with the death of and mourning for a loved one, Jewish traditions can provide structure as well as comfort. This is an introduction to a complex and emotional process.
Introspection in Elul
The month of Elul is a time of self-examination and reflection. Here are some suggestions to make it a month of introspection.
In God's Image
What does it mean that people were created in G-d's image? And, how should we apply that notion in our daily lives?
How is Torah Like a Tree?
The tree is consistently used as a symbol for the Torah. What do trees teach us about Torah? It is a deep and beautiful analogy.
Honoring Soldiers Outside of Israel
Even if you live outside of the Land of Israel, Yom HaZikaron is an important day of remembrance. I have some suggestions for honoring those who have lost their lives protecting Israel.
Finding the Right Jewish Preschool
Finding the right preschool for your child can be a daunting task. Here are some things you'll want to consider.
Engaging Children and Teens in Jewish Learning
Jewish learning is a life long process, and I have some ideas on how to engage your children and teenagers.
Discussing the Holocaust with Children
When and how do we start talking about the Holocaust with our children? Here are some suggestions for discussing this essential piece of Jewish history.
Customs of Shemini Etzeret
The reading of the book of Ecclesiastes and the addition of Tefilat HaGeshem are two common customs connected with Shemini Atzeret.
Creating A Jewish Home
What is it that makes a home a Jewish home? We´re going to look at the three pillars from which everything else is built upon: symbols, rituals, and knowledge.
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