Spirituality

Beth El Offers ‘Pathways to Teshuvah’ Series for High Holiday Season

Beth El Offers ‘Pathways to Teshuvah’ Series for High Holiday Season

There’s no denying that this year’s High Holiday season will look vastly different from past years. But different isn’t necessarily a negative, says Rabbi Steven Schwartz of Pikesville’s Beth El Congregation. “It’s interesting, as we have gone into this online world,...

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Rabbi Dana Saroken Explores Spiritual Growth during the Pandemic on ‘The Upside’

Rabbi Dana Saroken Explores Spiritual Growth during the Pandemic on ‘The Upside’

In anticipation of this High Holiday season, Beth El Congregation’s Rabbi Dana Saroken recommends that people make three lists for themselves to guarantee personal and spiritual growth. “Right now, people are anxious and scared to simply walk outside their door or go...

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Community-Wide Virtual Program Offers High Holiday Preparation and Insights

Community-Wide Virtual Program Offers High Holiday Preparation and Insights

Looking to get spiritually connected and mentally prepared for the High Holiday season, while maintaining the social distancing requirements of this pandemic era? A new, free, community-wide virtual program might be just what you’re looking for. Starting this...

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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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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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