Tuesday, October 13, 2015 Tishri 30, 5776
A landmark ceremony marked the beginning of a new era for Jewish life at Drexel University.
Jason Cohen
The Reconstructionist Rabbinical College announced it will no longer stop students from applying or graduating based on whether or not their spouse or partner is Jewish.
Marissa Stern
After Gratz JCHS announced it would be closing its satellite campuses, many in the community were left scrambling to come up with new programs to provide continuing Jewish education for students in 8th, 9th and 10th grades.
Jon Marks
Thanks to the efforts of Reconstructionist Congregation Kol Emet in Yardley, the Bristol Jewish Center has been given a new lease on life.

The Calendar

Tue. Oct 13
Old York Road Temple-Beth Am
10:00 AM
Tue. Oct 13
Beth Sholom Congregation
6:00 PM-7:00 PM


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@RRCcommunity. Will no longer stop students from applying/graduating based on if spouse or partner is Jewish. http://t.co/jmhh27VRLH
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The Jewish Exponent's E-Newsletter. Local Jewish Centers and New Waves of Terror. - http://t.co/N9tiAdNxbF
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Cell affiliated with Fatah’s armed wing assumed responsibility for murder of Israeli couple. http://t.co/bUKBbtvLoB http://t.co/ip6VG7nR9k
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