Wednesday, April 16, 2014 Nisan 16, 5774
Dasee Berkowitz, JTA
A JTA columnist explores the deeper meaning within the four-word promise that marks the end of the Haggadah.
Top Stories
An author who has generated controversy for advocating economic sanctions against the Jewish state will still speak as planned at a May BZBI event.
Victor Wishna, JTA
The gunman who attacked two Jewish institutions in Kansas City was taking aim at a tight-knit community that kept its doors open to all.
Ron Kampeas, JTA
Frazier Glenn Miller was for years known as an active and avid white supremacist, but no one foresaw Sunday’s shooting rampage in a Kansas City suburb.
Barrack Hebrew Academy hosted Catholic students at the school's first interfaith seder while Muslim and Jewish adults connected at their own inagural event in Center City.

The Calendar

Wed. Apr 16
Institute for Jewish Ethics
12:45 PM-1:30 PM
Wed. Apr 16
Old York Road Temple-Beth Am
7:00 PM
Thu. Apr 17
Old York Road Temple-Beth Am
10:00 AM



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