Religion

Beth Tfiloh, Liberty Grace Students to Develop Walking Tour Mobile App

Beth Tfiloh, Liberty Grace Students to Develop Walking Tour Mobile App

Can a mobile app help African-American and Jewish children realize their common ground, kindred spirits and shared destiny? The leaders of Pikesville’s Beth Tfiloh Congregation and Dahan Community School and Ashburton’s Liberty Grace Church of God certainly believe...

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Chizuk Amuno Places Banners on its Campus Supporting Black Lives Matter

Chizuk Amuno Places Banners on its Campus Supporting Black Lives Matter

Chizuk Amuno, one of the Baltimore metropolitan area’s oldest and most prominent Jewish congregations, recently placed banners on its Pikesville campus reading “Black Lives Matter” and “If Not Now, When?” to demonstrate solidarity with the new civil rights movement....

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Hidden Wisdoms

Hidden Wisdoms

How do we measure ‘good’ neighborhoods from ‘bad’ ones and change our perceptions of urban Baltimore? The Midrash (Tanchuma) teaches the Torah is written with “black fire on white fire.” This means there is a dynamism at play in the interaction of word and parchment....

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