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What Does It Mean to You to Be Jewish?

by Rabbi Audrey Pollack, February 28, 2016

“What does it mean to you to be Jewish?” A friend who teaches grade six students asked for responses for his Hebrew school class via social media. The class created…

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Replacing Small Talk with Big Talk

by Rabbi Audrey Pollack, January 29, 2016

Why is it that it takes such a long time to develop meaningful conversations with people – not just strangers, but co-workers, casual acquaintances, and people you see regularly, for…

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Raising Ourselves Up

by Rabbi Audrey Pollack, December 2, 2015

As the darkness of winter Increases, communities around the world welcome the increasing darkness with festivals of light. Jews around the world observe the festival of Hanukah with the lighting…

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Supporting Refugees

by Rabbi Audrey Pollack, November 3, 2015

Dear Fellow Solelniks, At this time in history there are 60 million people in the world who are refugees, those displaced because of conflict or persecution. This is a global…

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