In 1998, The Shalom Center and the Elat Chayyim spiritual retreat center co-sponsored a “liturgical/spiritual protest” against the poisoning of the Hudson River by the PCBs that the General Electric Corporation had poured into it.
The protest was held at Beacon NY on the banks...
Judaism is the particular language through which Jews address humanity
Israel bombs Gaza militant base after rocket hits southern Israel
“Chocolate Bar” and genetic disease research
Learning Leadership from Rabbi Harold M. Schulweis, z’l
What Pakistan wants: its people or terrorists
A military miracle: Chanukah care for U.S. armed forces personnel
Behind every great ‘Serial’ podcast host, a Jewish studies professor
Israel bypassed in Oscars race
Tag: Isabella Freedman Jewish Retreat Center
January 30, 2014 | 5:21 am
March 6, 2013 | 12:56 am
December 4, 2012 | 12:58 pm
December 3, 2012 | 11:24 am
The Isabella Freedman Jewish Retreat Center and Hazon are merging.
The New York-based nonprofits made the announcement Monday after discussing the merger since the beginning of the year. The new company will be called Hazon.
David Weisberg, the executive director of Isabella...
November 5, 2012 | 1:45 pm
October 30, 2012 | 1:44 pm
Hurricane Sandy: How you can help
At 10 p.m. Oct. 29, as the full brunt of Hurricane Sandy was bearing down on the northeastern United States, filmmaker Sandi DuBowski posted an urgent online message.
DuBowski’s elderly parents had declined to leave their home in Manhattan...