Our guest this week is Rabbi Dan Horwitz, the founding director and rabbi of The Well, an inclusive Jewish community-building, education and spirituality outreach initiative in metro Detroit geared to the needs of young adults and those who haven’t connected with traditional...
Tag: Jewish Learning
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March 14, 2013 | 8:06 am
About 160 Swedes and Danes attended the first inter-Scandinavian Limmud Jewish learning event.
The March 11 event was held at an adult education center in Lund, a Swedish city situated 23 miles north of Copenhagen.
“Last year we held the first Lund Limmud and this is the first...
November 8, 2012 | 12:13 pm
From my first interview at Temple Israel of Hollywood (TIOH) in 2009, when the search committee declared, “We want revolution, not evolution!” to the visioning work I do with families today, my purpose at the congregation has been clear: to help families build deeper relationships...
September 12, 2012 | 12:10 pm
LimmudLA honored its founders, Linda Fife and Shep Rosenman, in an evening of dinner, music and study on Sunday, Sept. 9, at the Los Angeles River Center and Gardens.
LimmudLA is the local outlet of an international model of interdisciplinary, interdenominational, no-boundaries...
August 3, 2012 | 9:06 am
A shorter and slightly different version of this article appeared yesterday in the IHT-New York Times.
It is a commitment like few others. Seven and a half years of daily study – every day, no time off, no vacations, no holiday breaks, in sickness and health, at...
May 7, 2012 | 3:29 pm
September 16, 2004 | 8:00 pm
The call for "Jewish continuity" sounded by American Jewish communal leaders more than a decade ago as an antidote to rising intermarriage rates and other signs of weakening identity has spawned a veritable industry aimed at making American Jews more Jewish. There has been an...
August 14, 1997 | 8:00 pm
During that first weekend, we found nourishmentfor all parts of our Jewish psyches. Religious services weretraditional but encouraged participation: I had my first-ever aliyahthere. The camp's weekend scholar-in-residence gave us grown-upsserious food for thought. The children had...