Jewish Journal

The True Gifts of the Holidays

By Beit T'shuvah

November 29, 2013 | 11:12 am

By Rabbi Mark Borovitz

As we celebrate Hanukkah and Thanksgiving, I keep thinking about gifts and people. Not the material gifts people give; rather the... More.

  • Looking Back on JFK

    By Beit T'shuvah

    November 22, 2013 | 1:38 pm

    By Rabbi Mark Borovitz

    As I sit here this morning, 50 years to the day after President John F. Kennedy was murdered by Lee Harvey Oswald (and/or... More.

  • Wrestling With One’s Self

    By Beit T'shuvah

    November 15, 2013 | 12:38 pm

    By Rabbi Mark Borovitz

    I have been thinking about this week's Torah Portion all week. It is an important one in my life. When I read this some 26... More.

  • Creatures of Responsibility and Obligation

    By Beit T'shuvah

    November 14, 2013 | 10:48 am

    By Nicole Goodman

    These past couple weeks my anxiety has been overwhelming. I haven’t been able to sleep well, stay present, or act normally. My mind... More.

  • Looking Backward On My Life

    By Beit T'shuvah

    November 11, 2013 | 1:11 pm

    By Joan Praver—Beit T’Shuvah Board Member/Volunteer

    It is amazing the choices I’ve been given and the good luck I’ve acquired in the process. Most... More.

  • Senseless Hatred: The Anniversary of Kristallnacht

    By Beit T'shuvah

    November 8, 2013 | 10:31 am

    By Rabbi Mark Borovitz

    Tonight and tomorrow mark the 75th Anniversary of Kristallnacht, the nightmare of Nazi hatred and destruction of everything... More.

  • Large, Angry Man

    By Beit T'shuvah

    November 6, 2013 | 1:18 pm

    By Dean Steinberg

    So here I am doing my thrice weekly early morning run in the park with my dogs. Prior to this past weekend (daylight savings) it was... More.

  • We Dress For The Party

    By Beit T'shuvah

    November 4, 2013 | 1:38 pm

    We Dress For The Party

    By Joan Praver—Board Member/Volunteer

    All year we look forward to attending the annual Gala at the Hilton Hotel. The dress... More.

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