Shabbat Shalom: The Narrative of Time

Shabbat Shalom: The Narrative of Time

Shabbat Shalom: The Narrative of Time By: Renée Rockford Interim President and CEO The dramatic splitting of the Red Sea as the Israelites fled Egypt is detailed in Beshalach, this week’s parsha. It is also this parsha in which the notion of the Sabbath is first...
Shabbat Shalom: Indecision or Consequences

Shabbat Shalom: Indecision or Consequences

Shabbat Shalom: Indecision or Consequences By: Bethany Friedlander PJ Library Manager I mentioned to a friend that I really should reconnect with someone who I haven’t seen for a long time. This very decisive friend didn’t understand what I was doing standing there...
A Day in the Life of a Jewish Chaplain

A Day in the Life of a Jewish Chaplain

A Day in the Life of a Jewish Chaplain Rabbi Rick Brody was in the middle of making pancakes for Sunday breakfast when his emergency phone line rang. On the other end was a staff chaplain at a local hospital trauma center, letting him know that they had admitted a...