Friday, July 31, 2015 Av 15, 5775

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Just because families join synagogues and send their kids to Jewish day camps doesn’t mean they will send them to overnight camps, according to a newly released study of local families with young children. And with a pricetag of thousands of dollars per summer, these camps must also have top-notch facilities and programs because the promise of developing Jewish identity...
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A growing school primarily for children of Chabad emissaries has found a new home on a property owned by the Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia.
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Several hundred members of the Reform Temple Judea marched more than two miles with their Torahs to mark a long-awaited move into a brand new building in Doylestown.
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VA’EIRA, Exodus 6:2–9:35
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Rabbi Danielle Stillman
This week’s action-packed portion brings us seven of the 10 plagues that God inflicts on Pharaoh and the Egyptians. We identify with the Israelites in the story — they are our ancestors. Yet if we can try to identify with Pharaoh, there is a powerful lesson to be learned from him.
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A local Jewish professional and mother reflects on two years of blogging about Shabbat, closing that project but continuing her work as an advice columnist for the Exponent.
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Religious Events

Fri. Jul 31
Germantown Jewish Centre
5:15 PM
Fri. Jul 31
Shabbat in the Park
Congregation Or Ami - Ivy Ridge
5:45 PM-8:00 PM
Fri. Jul 31
Old York Road Temple-Beth Am
6:00 PM

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