Jewish Journal

Not All Jews Are Wealthy

By Beit T'shuvah

July 31, 2013 | 2:03 pm

By Matt Shapiro

With our son turning two this week, Sarah and I have begun to think about the years ahead and what they’ll look like for us, both... More.

  • My True Purpose

    By Beit T'shuvah

    July 29, 2013 | 1:49 pm

    My True Purpose

    By Joan Praver/Board Member—Volunteer

    Sometimes, as I’ve aged, I’ve questioned whether I have made any contribution toward Tikkun... More.

  • Civil War for the Soul

    By Beit T'shuvah

    July 26, 2013 | 11:21 am

    By Rabbi Mark Borovitz

    I have been engaged in a great civil war, most of my life. I call this a civil war because it is a war I fight, or give in to,... More.

  • Creative Writing at Beit T’Shuvah

    By Beit T'shuvah

    July 22, 2013 | 2:53 pm

    Conducting a particular variety of creative writing, in a group setting where everyone writes and reads his or her piece aloud, can act as a catharsis,... More.

  • Justice Is Not Always Moral

    By Beit T'shuvah

    July 19, 2013 | 10:22 am

    By Harriet Rossetto

    The Zimmerman case has confronted us, once again, with a basic flaw in our judicial system. “Justice” is the result of what is... More.

  • Making the National Personal

    By Beit T'shuvah

    July 17, 2013 | 3:20 pm

    By Matt Shapiro

    Yesterday was Tisha B'Av, the saddest day on the Jewish calendar, on which we recognize numerous tragedies that have befallen the... More.

  • Tisha B’Av and Restoration of the Norm

    By Beit T'shuvah

    July 12, 2013 | 11:34 am

    By Rabbi Mark Borovitz

    I am sitting here, at 2:58 a.m., and thinking about what I am going to blog about. It is a weekly exercise for me; I have ideas... More.

  • The Case for Relevant Judaism

    By Beit T'shuvah

    July 10, 2013 | 1:03 pm

    By Matt Shapiro

    In Talmudic discourse, sometimes the phrase “mai nafka minah” comes up; roughly translated, this means, “what goes out from it?” As... More.

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