Jewish Journal

Johanna Hershenson

  • Evolving Feminism

    April 27, 2000 | 8:00 pm

    When my first daughter was born, I welcomed her into the world with a naming ceremony on the eighth day of her life, which happened to be a Thursday. The ceremony took place at a time that was convenient for the officiating rabbi and not necessarily the people who have jobs or a...
  • The Mezuzah

    March 30, 2000 | 7:00 pm

    My family lives in tract housing in Mission Viejo. The thing about tract housing is that families are always coming and going. They buy a house, stay a few years, and move on to a slightly nicer tract with the few bucks of profit made on the first house. Recently, the growth of the...