Thursday, August 21, 2014 Av 25, 5774
Top Stories
All the recent media attention on the Taney Dragons, who practice just down the street from our house, gave me an opportunity to talk to my boys about the importance of humility.
When Lee Stanley was found murdered inside his Center City home on Aug. 25, the repercussions could be felt just blocks away at Congregation Rodeph Shalom, his longtime Jewish community.
The attack allegedly included physical violence and anti-Semitic slurs.
Two Philadelphians living in Israel must factor the Gaza conflict into their plans for starting new families.

The Calendar

Fri. Aug 22
Klein Jewish Community Center
8:30 AM-1:30 PM
Fri. Aug 22
Reform Congregation Keneseth Israel
6:00 PM
Fri. Aug 22
Congregation Beth El Yardley
6:00 PM



Camp Be’chol Lashon in Northern California is the nation’s only Jewish sleepaway camp geared toward Jews of color.
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Anti-Semitism in Europe; Resilient Israelis; Gay Games Gold -
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West Philly's Eli Simon, is the sole Jewish player on the now famous Taney Dragons. They play tonight!!
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Elad Strohmayer, Israel’s deputy consul general to the mid-Atlantic, won a gold medal at the international Gay Games.
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Jewish student assaulted at Temple U. Students for Justice in Palestine said the alleged assailant was not a member.
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2 Philadelphians living in Israel must factor the Gaza conflict into their plans for starting new families.
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With increased violence against Jews in the Netherlands, gay Jews in the Amsterdam pride parade defended the country.
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