Saturday, October 1, 2016 Elul 28, 5776

By:
Dianne Ashton, JTA
Beneath lighthearted Chanukah celebrations, more serious meanings are often conveyed through the holiday’s songs.
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By:
Anthony Weiss, JTA
From Ikar and Nashuva to newer start-ups like The Kitchen and Miskhan, female spiritual leaders are breaking congregational molds — and discussing ways they can support each other.
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By:
Julie Wiener, JTA
JTA, together with MyJewishLearning and Kveller, imagined novelties for each of the eight nights of Chanukah. A ‘Sheitel on a Dreidel,’ anyone?
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By:
Batya Ungar-Sargon, JTA
For those looking for a Chanukah gift for bibliophiles, try Martin Amis’ Holocaust satire, Assaf Gavron’s family drama on a West Bank hilltop and Adam Kirsch’s new essay collection.
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The increased availability and profile of Chanukah songs illustrate just how powerful music has become in establishing Jewish identity in the United States.
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Religious Events

Sat. Oct 1
Reform Congregation Keneseth Israel
9:00 AM
Sat. Oct 1
Reform Congregation Keneseth Israel
9:00 AM
Sun. Oct 2
Temple Beth Zion-Beth Israel
5:00 PM-7:00 PM