Thursday, December 18, 2014 Kislev 26, 5775

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The recitation of the mourner's Kaddish by a character on the TV show Homeland didn’t jive with the Jewish tradition I know, which requires forming a minyan. But I'm a journalist, not a rabbi, so I figured I would ask some people who know more than I do.
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Ethel Hofman | JE Feature
Air travel used to include a pretty decent meal — even in economy class! Now, a soft drink and mini-bag of pretzels is supposed to satisfy. So consider packing the meal of your choice. It’s cheaper and infinitely healthier than buying fast food served up at airport concessions.
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Rivka Tal | JE Feature
Eggs have been the victims of lots of bad press in the past few decades, but lately have been partially exonerated.
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Ruth Ellen Gruber | JTA
Forget about your typical museum — a national project set to open in October in the Czech Republic will link exhibitions in 10 restored synagogues located in as many different towns.
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Lois G. Levine Annual Cultural Arts Weekend Jan. 11-13. Adath Emanu-El, 205 Elbo Lane, Mt Laurel, www.adathemanuel.com . Israeli dancing and songs, ice sculpture, fabric art and Judaica highlight the events held in honor of Adath Emanu-El’s first rebbitzen. Fri. Shabbat service, Sat. events begin at 6:30 p.m., Sun. events at 1 p.m. Alzheimer’s Detection & Prevention Jan. 15 at...
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Arts and Culture Events

Fri. Dec 19
Festival of Lights
Myer and Rosaline Feinstein Center for American Jewish History
5:00 PM-7:30 PM
Fri. Dec 19
Germantown Jewish Centre
6:00 PM
Sat. Dec 20
Adath Israel
4:00 PM

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