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Standing Shoulder to Shoulder

by Arliene Botnick, October 31, 2018

Baseless hatred – No other words, for me, capture the horrific murders of 11 Jews and the wounding of 6 others on Shabbat, October 27th. Every headline, newscast, twitter feed…

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The Holiness of Time and Living a Jewish Life

by Arliene Botnick, September 29, 2018

Abraham Joshua Heschel wrote in his treatise on the Sabbath, “Holiness in space, in nature, was known to other religions. New in the teaching of Judaism, was that the idea…

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Getting Ready…

by Arliene Botnick, August 22, 2018

We will have 40 days to prepare – Are we ready? From the beginning of the 30-day month of Elul, till the 10th day of Tishrei (Yom Kippur) we are…

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A Land Where All Can Live in Peace

by Arliene Botnick, July 3, 2018

As a child, I listened frequently to one of the many “records” my dad had about Israel. There was the singing of Hatikvah by Al Jolson, a quaint ditty called,…

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