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Jill Soloway, well known as Hollywood’s go-to scribe for tales of Jews and sex, has created as her latest effort the Amazon TV series “Transparent,” theread more
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Each year my wife Rabbi Naomi Levy holds the High Holiday services for her outreach congregation Nashuva at the large, round ecumenical Church of Religiousread more
Books for the High Holidays.
I love the annual ritual of tashlich, the symbolic casting away of the soul’s sins.
When I was growing up in Los Angeles, Rosh Hashanah dinner always meant that my mother spent several days shopping and cooking.
Maybe this will be the year. Maybe, finally, when I sit down by a body of water for tashlich, I’ll do more than think about the sins I’ve committed against myself, my family and my friends.