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  • Jews and Liberalism: Is the civil religion going to last?

    2 weeks ago

    In what may be an urban legend, a rabbi with a luxurious beard is said to have sat on the left side in the Frankfurt Assembly during the Revolution of 1848. Asked why, he replied: “Because Jews have no right.”

    Although the identification with the left first appeared among...

  • Calendar: January 18-24

    By Laura Donney

    January 15, 2014 | 10:09 am

    SAT | JAN 18

    PINCHAS ZUKERMAN

    The acclaimed violinist conducts one of the United Kingdom’s most prestigious orchestras through some Bach, Schoenberg and Brahms. Born in Tel Aviv, Zukerman trained at Juilliard before playing with the London Symphony Orchestra and the New York...

  • The Insecurity of Freedom

    By Beit T'shuvah

    April 19, 2013 | 11:53 am

    By Rabbi Mark Borovitz

    What a week! I woke up to hear about the shoot out with the two suspects in the tragedy of the Boston Marathon. I am struck again by the insecurity of freedom that all of us face, yet most of us don't think about. "In a free society, some are guilty and all...

  • Why Heschel is relevant to modern Israel

    By Shmuel Rosner

    August 29, 2012 | 12:20 pm

    Israeli author and lecturer Dror Bondi discusses his work teaching Israeli students about the American theologian and philosopher Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel.

    Shmuel Rosner: Heschel in Israel? Do Israelis really need him — don’t they have enough rabbis of their own?

    Dror...

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  • Why Heschel is relevant to modern Israel

    By Shmuel Rosner

    August 12, 2012 | 10:52 am

    Israeli author and lecturer Dror Bondi discusses his work teaching Israeli students about the American theologian and philosopher Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel.

    Shmuel Rosner: Heschel in Israel? Do Israelis really need him — don’t they have enough rabbis of their own?

    Dror...

  • Argentinian rabbi rides to the rescue

    By Roberto Loiederman

    March 15, 2007 | 8:00 pm

    As a child, Rabbi Daniel (Dany) Mehlman was a congregant at Beit El, the Buenos Aires shul founded and headed by the charismatic and courageous Marshall Meyer, an American rabbi who lived in Argentina for 25 years.

    Meyer was a disciple of Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel and carried on...

  • Rabbi Heschel at 100—still the voice of God

    By Rabbi Joshua Levine Grater

    January 11, 2007 | 7:00 pm

    I had a life-changing experience on Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel's 25th yahrzeit in 1997. After just meeting and befriending Heschel's daughter and only child, Susannah, she took me with her to all of the various memorial services happening around New York City in her father's...
  • The Heart of Time

    By Rabbi Debra Orenstein

    November 25, 2004 | 7:00 pm

    What books must every Jew read? What books are critical to informing your understanding of your faith, your culture, your people? With this issue, The Jewish Journal introduces a new weekly column: My Jewish Library. We've asked rabbis, scholars and thinkers to each pick the one...

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