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...
Western Wall rabbi ordered to include women in Israel’s Chanukah candle-lighting
Israelis were brutalized at Munich Olympics, widows reveal
Radiohead singer Thom Yorke compares YouTube and Google to the Nazis
Clinton: No U.S. combat troops to fight Islamic State
Israeli government, military disagree over unrest
Tag: Religious School
November 8, 2012 | 12:13 pm
September 19, 2011 | 4:20 pm
July 9, 2008 | 9:11 pm
April 1, 2004 | 7:00 pm
Allowing students to chose what they want to study in religious school is sure to loosen a standardized curriculum. But such an exercise in democracy potentially can also instill commitment by its participants.
The O.C. Bureau of Jewish Education is counting on the latter. At the...
September 5, 2002 | 8:00 pm
Incense burned, rose petals fluttered, Persian entrees simmered and Persian slippers were sewn. That was the scene at University Synagogue as congregants re-enacted Queen Esther's wedding during this year's Purim celebration. The event was the trademark approach of director Heidi Jo...