Quantcast

Jewish Journal

Tag: Casablanca

View the most popular tags overall?

  • Scroll of a lifetime

    By David Suissa

    September 11, 2013 | 1:59 pm

    “Imagine your congregation gathered to witness the first strokes of the Scribe’s quill on new parchment ... Feeling a real connection to the shape of the letters, the texture of the parchment, the concentration of the Scribe, holding his quill, preparing to write the name of G-d.”

    ...
  • From L.A. to Casablanca and back again

    March 29, 2012 | 5:35 pm

    On May 16, 2003, a series of suicide bombings struck Casablanca. The target: Jews. Luckily, the suicide bombers were not particularly savvy, and the Jewish targets they struck were empty for Shabbat. Although no Jews were killed, nearly 30 Muslims died as a result of the blasts. In...

  • Where would I be now?

    By David Suissa

    March 7, 2012 | 5:57 pm

    It’s amazing the kind of stuff you hear when you just ask. At a family wedding last weekend in Montreal, I caught up with some relatives and heard family stories worthy of a mystery thriller.

    Let’s start in Casablanca with my maternal grandmother’s grandfather, a man named...

ADVERTISEMENT
PUT YOUR AD HERE