Our guest this week is Rabbi Rachael Bregman, leader of Temple Beth Tefilloh in Brunswick, Georgia. Rabbi Bregman earned her ordination at Hebrew Union College in New York and a Master’s in Human Development from the Harvard Graduate School of Education. Upon ordination in 2010,...
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Shavuot, unlike many Jewish holidays, does not take place on the full moon. This celebration, when we study all night to commemorate receiving the Torah at Mount Sinai, precedes the night of the moon’s peak brightness by about a week. So, along with the gift of Torah, we are given...
June 17, 1999 | 8:00 pmRecently, on a visit to Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, I shared an elevator ride with a well-dressed man who was carrying a bulging portfolio under his arm. Wondering what he was doing in the hospital, I inquired about the nature of his visit. He replied that he was a lawyer visiting a...
July 3, 1997 | 8:00 pmA yeshiva outgrew its downtown quarters and moved to the former site of an upstate boys' academy. Finding a boathouse on the property, the Rosh Yeshiva called in one of the rabbis and ordered him to organize a rowing team.
"Rebbe, what do we know from rowing?" the rabbi asked.