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Purim – The Courage to Speak Out

by Rabbi Audrey Pollack, February 26, 2020

Be happy it’s Adar! So says our tradition in this month that we celebrate Purim, the story of Esther and her uncle Mordecai and the heroine Esther’s rescue of the…

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Join the World’s Largest Book Club!

by Rabbi Audrey Pollack, December 1, 2019

The world’s largest book club is looking for new members! On January 4, 2020 there will be worldwide gatherings of readers, celebrating the siyyum, or completion, of the seven and…

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Ethiopian Jews & the Festival Sigd

by Rabbi Audrey Pollack, October 30, 2019

Hodesh Tov! This is the standard Jewish greeting at the start of each new month in the Jewish calendar. As November begins this year in the secular calendar, the month…

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Asking the Hard Questions

by Rabbi Audrey Pollack, September 26, 2019

What is it about the High Holy Days that draws so many of us into the synagogue? Even if we have not been more than a few times or perhaps…

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