Tuesday, December 6, 2016 Kislev 6, 5777
Top Stories
Temple Menorah Keneseth Chai was vandalized Dec. 2 when a rock was thrown through a stained glass window just before the start of services.
Jon Marks | JE Staff
Shir Ami in Newtown is still going strong as it heads into its 40th year.
Jon Marks | JE Staff
On Dec. 4, Rabbi Nathan Weiner will be installed as the lead rabbi at Congregation Beth Tikvah.
Liz Spikol | JE Staff
Young Involved Philadelphia saw an uptick in attendance at its annual State of Young Philly conference last month; the session on how to run for office was packed.

The Calendar

Tue. Dec 6
StandWithUs, Israel Advocacy, Dr. Sherman Leis, Hilton Hotel,
StandWithUs Philadelphia
5:30 PM-9:00 PM
Tue. Dec 6
Germantown Jewish Centre
7:00 PM-8:00 PM
Tue. Dec 6
Temple Beth Zion-Beth Israel
7:00 PM-9:00 PM


Op-ed: "We turn our attention to the front lines in the fight against anti-Semitism in the U.S. — college campuses." https://t.co/lXQBXAB32F
49 min 46 sec ago
Q&A: Tonight, performs at the . She talks about her musical influences and her latest album https://t.co/bZgoxM7b7V
2 hours 1 min ago
This week's Torah portion: "Human nature throughout history does not change." https://t.co/jYKKcxcQJI
3 hours 3 min ago
Finding the perfect Chanukah gift for kids doesn’t mean mega toy monster trucks or Tickle Me Elmos (remember those?) https://t.co/aV0ryvUkMA
17 hours 29 min ago
Religious school students created the Mitzvah Menorah, collecting items that will be donated to those in need https://t.co/lX5rfUBa2h
18 hours 28 min ago
New on on the food blog: A quick, easy and oh-so-delicious soy-sautéed steak https://t.co/589xVcIuAW
20 hours 16 min ago
Editorial: "While successful attacks make us feel threatened and angry, what of the unsuccessful ones?" https://t.co/5L4XvbPTR3
22 hours 50 min ago
.'s Women of Vision Foundation and JCRC hosted a panel discussion called “Taking Aim at Gun Violence” https://t.co/vCGAmfiGBt
23 hours 50 min ago
A rock was thrown through a stained glass window just prior to Dec. 2 services at Northeast Philadelphia synagogue https://t.co/XPkozgm0ja
1 day 52 min ago
Here are some ideas for small gifts for all eight nights of Chanukah (stocking optional). https://t.co/7ejpIbGrEK
1 day 1 hour ago
Looking another way to engage millennials? Try Talmud study. https://t.co/Gb29GWFWT4
1 day 2 hours ago
Amir and Miriam Ben Gal, Philadelphia’s newest shlichim, will serve in the area for two years. https://t.co/fYsq3MYWlc
1 day 21 hours ago
Millennials' political involvement has increased since the election, young organizers respond to surge of interest https://t.co/BCMKDddOpb
2 days 53 min ago
Today, Congregation Beth Tikvah is officially making Nathan Weiner the lead rabbi. https://t.co/MLhul6UeHg
2 days 2 hours ago
IfNotNow Philly protesters were demanding action from the Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia regarding Bannon https://t.co/OzR5qfVE21
3 days 18 hours ago
Amid heated moments at a millennial panel addressing Trump-related concerns, one message became clear: Get involved. https://t.co/qI3bSqZk4G
3 days 20 hours ago
Shir Ami in Newtown celebrates its 40th birthday this weekend https://t.co/0RLZJua46S
3 days 22 hours ago
Weekly Newsletter: Shir Ami at 40, Millennials and Politics, Jazzy 'Fiddler' - https://t.co/Hz5ANRIiHh
3 days 22 hours ago
The sixth Shalshelet International Festival of New Jewish Liturgical Music will be held in Philly this weekend https://t.co/nB5cZAtyhL
3 days 22 hours ago
Matchmaker, matchmaker play me some jazz? Musicians Mark Kramer & Eddie Gomez to play 'Jazz Fiddler on the Roof' https://t.co/P46FOI1pWk
4 days 19 hours ago
Millennials and politics, a jazzy Fiddler on the Roof & more. Take a look through this week's issue here:… https://t.co/hkP3htf1nB
4 days 20 hours ago
On the food blog: A recipe perfect for leftover steak https://t.co/MbTKpb8waF
4 days 21 hours ago
Local teen's Bar Mitzvah project brought together Jewish and Muslim youth to play basketball at Wells Fargo Center https://t.co/NVRW9XzkBQ
4 days 22 hours ago
Stanley Spoont, who served as the first team physician, died Nov. 22. https://t.co/KhU8TSYgC9
4 days 23 hours ago
RT : I talked to the about organizing in the age of Trump. Take a read: https://t.co/D2ZFse7L3c
5 days 19 min ago