Friday, October 28, 2016 Tishri 26, 5777
Top Stories
Larry Magid’s appearance at NMAJH was part of the museum’s Dreamers and Doers series.
Jon Marks | JE Staff
This weekend, the International Institute for Secular and Humanistic Judaism (IISHJ) hosts a three-day seminar in Philadelphia.
Marissa Stern | JE Staff
On Oct. 16, 1916, three women opened a birth control clinic in Brooklyn. One hundred years later, Planned Parenthood is a leading health care provider for women across the country.
Rachel Kurland | JE Staff
Most of what you find around the synagogue, occupying a three-story storefront on South Fourth Street, definitely shows its age.

The Calendar

Fri. Oct 28
Temple Beth Hillel-Beth El
6:00 PM-7:00 PM
Fri. Oct 28
Society Hill Synagogue
6:15 PM-9:00 PM
Fri. Oct 28
Congregation Beth El Ner Tamid
7:00 PM


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