High Holidays

Mobile Sukkah Tour Offers Holiday Celebrations During Pandemic Era

Mobile Sukkah Tour Offers Holiday Celebrations During Pandemic Era

Looking for a festive yet socially distant way to celebrate Sukkot, the Festival of Booths that will be observed this year from Friday night, Oct. 2, to Friday evening, Oct. 9? The Jewish Community Center of Greater Baltimore has got you well covered (pun intended!)....

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God as Our Partner

God as Our Partner

Our Father, Our King, Avinu Malkeinu. When I was a student at Bar Ilan University in Israel, I attended a lecture titled, “Is portraying God as King helpful today?” The professor answered in the negative, asking how many kings actually still rule today. He then went...

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Memories of Freddie Gray and those Fiery ‘Five Days’ of Reckoning in Baltimore

Memories of Freddie Gray and those Fiery ‘Five Days’ of Reckoning in Baltimore

In his new book “Five Days: The Fiery Reckoning of an American City” (One World), Wes Moore describes his experience on Apr. 27, 2015, the day Freddie Gray was laid to rest. Moore had attended the funeral but left early to catch a plane to Boston for a speech he was...

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