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  • Rosner’s Torah-Talk: Parashat Va’era with Rabbi Edwin Goldberg

    By Shmuel Rosner

    January 8, 2016 | 3:40 am

    Our guest this week is Rabbi Edwin Goldberg, Senior Rabbi of Temple Sholom in Chicago. Rabbi Goldberg received rabbinic ordination and a doctorate in Hebrew Literature from the Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion. Before coming to Chicago, he served for seventeen...

  • Are you awake?

    January 9, 2013 | 11:47 am

    There is an old midrash to explain how Moshe discovered his Jewish identity and woke up to his calling as a teacher and prophet. Yocheved, Moshe’s mother, used to sing him lullabies and feed him familiar foods. As she weaned him and led him into the embrace of his surrogate family,...