Wednesday, May 6, 2015 Iyyar 17, 5775

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Dasee Berkowitz, )Jewish Telegraphic Agency
During the Passover season, we all become storytellers par excellence.
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It was after a family Passover seder nine years ago when the potential magnitude of the event struck author Jonathan Safran Foer.
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Meet Dena Herrin: a Hebrew school drop-out who married a practicing Catholic — and then went on to become president of one of the largest Reform congregations in Greater Philadelphia. Herrin laughs at the memory of convincing her dad to let her off the hook from religious school because she hated it “with an absolute passion.”
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VAYAKHEL, Exodus 35:1-38:20
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Rabbi Joshua Runyan
Is each person a world unto himself? Or is the whole greater than the sum of its parts?
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Rabbi Danielle Stillman
KI TISSA, Exodus 30:11-34:35 Rav Abba bar Aha said: "It is difficult to fathom the character of this people: when asked to contribute to the making of the [golden] calf, they respond; when asked to contribute to the building of the Tabernacle, they respond!" This midrash points to a central puzzle in this week's portion, Ki Tissa. It opens with...
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