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September 2010

On the Lighter Side

Chelsea’s wedding offers a lesson.

Kids Konnection

Talmud teachings resonate in modern life.

Heaven’s Crystal Ball

This is the time when we are held to an inexplicable spiritual standard.

Making It Fun

Hebrew High and other programs keep teens interested and connected.

Karen Green’s Kitchen

Three Food-Worthy Jewish Holidays in This One Month

Growing Together

Temple Beth El and Congregation Eilat plan for their future. Photo by Rachel Bellinsky

To Build or Not To Build

How do we really promote multi-faith understanding?

100 Voices: A Journey Home

Film documents historic mission of cantors to Poland and Israel.

Energizing Influence

Cantorial Soloist Sandy Bernstein brings love of sacred music to Temple Judea.

A New Voice

Cantor David Reinwald likes variety in his work and musical style.

The Next Generation

Social Action Sundays help teens become instruments of change

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