Friday, December 19, 2014 Kislev 27, 5775

A group of theologians re-examines the links between Passover and Easter.
By:
David Parsons, JNS.org
Recent cooperation between Jewish and Christian theology scholars has led to new findings surrounding the Passover and Easter stories.
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By:
Deborah Fineblum, JNS.org
These days, most of the cultural differences between Sephardim and Ashkenazim have nearly evaporated in the Jewish state. But for seven days each year, the lines are drawn all over again, over something as seemingly innocuous as a bowl of rice.
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By:
Rabbi Melissa Klein
In the spirit of the Passover theme of liberation, three Philadelphia rabbis urge the community to learn more about staggering prison statistics and accompanying issues of racial discrimination.
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Barrack Hebrew Academy hosted Catholic students at the school's first interfaith seder while Muslim and Jewish adults connected at their own inagural event in Center City.
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By:
Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA
In areas where Jews live only in memory, non-Jewish Spaniards and Portuguese celebrate Jewish holidays to draw tourists.
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Religious Events

Fri. Dec 19
Main Line Reform Temple
5:30 PM
Fri. Dec 19
Congregation Beth El of Bucks County
6:00 PM
Congregation Beth El of Bucks County
Fri. Dec 19
Germantown Jewish Centre
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