Friday, October 31, 2014 Heshvan 7, 5775

Miriam Steinberg-Egeth

Jewish Exponent Blogger

He's become so fiercely anti-Israel that he wants to throw out their SodaStream, she's not willing to give up her allegiance to the Jewish state. How do couples who disagree about the conflict in Gaza talk about Israel? 

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If you're Shomer Shabbos but your friends aren't, is it OK to invite them over for Shabbat dinners knowing that they would have to drive?

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How many dates is enough to know if a relationship is worth pursuing?

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What do you say to someone who inappropriately assumes that you are pregnant? 

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As the fighting in Israel and Gaza continues, so do questions about the etiquette and effectiveness of the so-called “social media war.” 

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Profile

I am extremely proud to be a part of making the Philadelphia Jewish community the best it can be.

I am a co-founder of Minyan Tikvah (a lay-led prayer group in Center City Philadelphia that meets once a month for traditional egalitarian Shabbat services), a founder of a former matchmaking service for Jewish graduate students, a children’s book reviewer, a former elementary school teacher, a pretty decent cook and a mom to two beautiful children.

I spent years as the director of Hillel of Greater Philadelphia’s Jewish Graduate Student Network before resigning to spend more time with my family. My husband, Marc, likes to say that I knew more people within a week of moving to Philadelphia than he knew after six years here.

I’m originally from the tiny town of Fredonia, NY, and sometimes I still stare at the skyscrapers and marvel at how many Jews I know.

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