Tuesday, September 1, 2015 Elul 17, 5775
Top Stories
A new exhibit at the National Constitution Center looks at religious liberty in America.
The Martells are among the many Jewish families who are making the switch this fall from public school to Jewish day school.
Rabbi Shlomo Riskin
One of the most difficult biblical laws to understand is that of the mamzer, the product of an adulterous (or incestuous) sexual liaison.
Jill Finkelstein | JE feature
On Tuesday, Aug. 18, the Satell Teen Fellowship celebrated the end of a successful programming year with presentations of the fellows’ commitment projects.

The Calendar

Wed. Sep 2
Old City Jewish Arts Center
6:00 PM-8:00 PM
Wed. Sep 2
Old York Road Temple-Beth Am
7:00 PM


Parkway Central branch of Free Library of Philly hosts new exhibit-Sacred Stories: The World’s Religious Traditions. http://t.co/ixm0rpGExd
9 hours 43 min ago
Temple University has a new rabbi and executive director for its Hillel - Daniel Levitt. http://t.co/y1A2u2qvV4
12 hours 32 min ago
Among the many Jewish families who are making the switch this fall from public school to Jewish day school. http://t.co/phADprRJJD
14 hours 19 min ago
High Holiday Synagogue Wine Tasting event is tonight!!! Are you going? http://t.co/PqJooXwGOe
17 hours 27 min ago
Difficult biblical laws to understand is that of the mamzer, product of an adulterous (or incestuous) sexual liaison. http://t.co/K0W8qkJ64J
20 hours 30 min ago
Middle East watchdog group holds four-day conference to train college students how to defend Israel. http://t.co/9b9PIOgJzP
1 day 19 hours ago
How will you read the Jewish Exponent this weekend? #jewishinphilly http://t.co/XVAiTeIl8N
3 days 8 hours ago
Becoming inclusive is a skill that needs to be practiced year-round. The Jewish new year is perfect time to practice. http://t.co/KtdmIWEFnZ
3 days 10 hours ago
Jennifer Raphael is chronicling her familys summer trip through Europe. This time she blogs from Italy. http://t.co/1mzoKI1myM #romanholiday
3 days 11 hours ago
Dear Miriam, we really want to go on a nice trip. Should we take the kids & not have the vacation we really want? http://t.co/GbZ6TIbzvn
3 days 13 hours ago
A sampling of our most recent content. The Jewish Exponent weekly Email Newsletter August 28- http://t.co/Z1a0g9kdho
3 days 16 hours ago
The @JFedinPhilly is once again sponsoring a trip to Israel this winter with Birthright Israel. http://t.co/1QIKxGmzK1
3 days 19 hours ago
Download our FREE App and swipe your way through all of our recent content! http://t.co/1AiHRY54NM
4 days 7 hours ago
After more than a decade of failed diplomacy, Israel could be close to signing a major agreement with Palestinians. http://t.co/Z7ProUcHUy
4 days 9 hours ago
Jennifer is chronicling her family's summer trip through Europe. She explains some of the ailments her son has faced. http://t.co/mF4qBuo6va
4 days 10 hours ago
#TBT A year ago we were discussing the anti-semitic incident at Temple University. http://t.co/vPzUuNGADB
4 days 13 hours ago
With the Jewish year winding down, here’s a look back at 13 Jews who repeatedly made the news in 5775. http://t.co/8YEbc009r2
4 days 15 hours ago
Join Uru Achim & @JFedinPhilly for a concert featuring soprano Sharon Cheng and pianist Will Crutchfield. http://t.co/lYUwBb0iBq
4 days 21 hours ago
Dear Miriam, When is the right age to travel with kids to Disney World so that the kids would actually appreciate it? http://t.co/4ENPhhYhpU
5 days 8 hours ago
Congress & American people focused on historic, serious and consequential foreign policy decision. http://t.co/3lFTknk73O
5 days 13 hours ago
American Airlines announced it will no longer operate nonstop service between PHL and Ben Gurion Airport in Tel Aviv. http://t.co/5C0MnR6upC
5 days 15 hours ago
Editorial: No doubt the deal will leave Israel in a more precarious position vis-à-vis Iran & its terrorist proxies. http://t.co/uYVRDtiaxb
5 days 19 hours ago
A unique intercultural exchange program uses tennis to bring American & Israeli teens together http://t.co/oL9Kz3LW9Q
6 days 9 hours ago
This chair is waiting for you! http://t.co/FOLN3QNGqy http://t.co/PRbIjmu4S0
6 days 11 hours ago
Salzburg became the site for something wonderful: an historical global conference for 60 LGBTQ Jewish leaders. http://t.co/mRq4hFUivI
6 days 14 hours ago