Monday, March 30, 2015 Nisan 10, 5775
Rabbi Tamara Cohen and Rabbi Rachel Kobrin explore the central Passover concept of freedom and its relationship to the fundamental issues that plague our society.
Top Stories
Pastrami sandwich makers at Herschel's
Although the cost of beef has skyrocketed in the past couple of years, at least one local deli owner sees relief on the horizon.
A new Anti-Defamation League audit showed an increase of anti-Semitic occurrences both locally and nationally in 2014.
The likely 2016 presidential contender said the U.S.-Israel relationship should "return to constructive footing."
JE Editorial
The Israeli election has been divisive, even here among American Jewry, but now is not the time to drift apart.

The Calendar

Mon. Mar 30
Old York Road Temple-Beth Am
7:30 PM
Mon. Mar 30
Main Line Reform Temple
7:30 PM-9:00 PM



Six13 - Uptown Passover.
44 min 45 sec ago
Israel shed its socialist character. Emerged as one of the developed world’s most economically unequal countries.
1 hour 44 min ago
Five of this year’s most compelling new Haggadahs.
3 hours 2 min ago
Frieda Lefeber recently celebrated both her 100th birthday and her first gallery show — in a span of five days.
4 hours 37 min ago
U.S.-Israel relationship's recent crisis a mere speed bump or a sign of a deeper shift in ties between the countries?
1 day 5 hours ago
J Street’s student activists have found themselves on the front lines of a heated campus debate.
1 day 19 hours ago
Family of Israeli feared killed in crash of Germanwings flight accused airline of failing to monitor its staff.
2 days 19 hours ago
Legislation in Spain that would naturalize Sephardic Jews was approved by the country’s lower parliament.
2 days 20 hours ago
To his detractors, Bibi is arrogant & racist. To his defenders, he is astute & singularly devoted to Israels security
2 days 21 hours ago
Workers at the Western Wall removed the notes placed in the cracks by worshippers in advance of Passover.
2 days 22 hours ago
You can read the entire Jewish Exponent right now!
2 days 23 hours ago
Former US Rep Joe Sestaks 2nd bid to become PAs junior senator in DC. Both support & opposition in Jewish community.
3 days 42 min ago
Russian Jewish couple. Members of Orthodox synagogue in NE Phila. Found dead in an apparent murder-suicide.
3 days 3 hours ago
Area rabbis voice their thoughts on the controversies surrounding the recent Israeli election.
3 days 6 hours ago
Students say Swarthmore Hillel had become a political organization rather than a place for Jewish programming.
3 days 17 hours ago
Lena Dunham Equated Jews to Dogs & That’s Not OK.
3 days 18 hours ago
On this #TBT we reminisce about Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's high school days in Cheltenham.
3 days 20 hours ago
Election Fallout, Passover Prepping, Senate Race Revisited -
3 days 21 hours ago
After an emotional, controversy-ridden election, some call for calm as Israel attempts to move forward.
3 days 22 hours ago
Recent Jewish Federation missions to France gave participants a peak into the life of European Jewry.
4 days 29 min ago
@BarrackJBHA's restroom dedication comes as the struggles of transgender Jews have received renewed attention.
4 days 3 hours ago
A reader in 1st year in own apartment at Passover asks for help figuring out what cookware, utensils and food to buy.
4 days 6 hours ago
For people who avoid gluten due to celiac disease or dietary concerns, there is no better holiday than Passover.
4 days 17 hours ago
Kanye West and Kim Kardashian reportedly are planning to visit Israel next month.
4 days 19 hours ago
An IDF officer offers motivational guidance to Philadelphia Eagles trainers.
4 days 20 hours ago