Friday, November 28, 2014 Kislev 6, 5775

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The Reconstructionist Rabbinical College has named former student Deborah Waxman, an American Judaism scholar, as its next president.
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Lech Lecha, Genesis 12:1-17:27
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Rabbi Shmuel Jablon
In parshah Lech Lecha, we learn of Hashem’s command to Avraham our Father to leave the land of his birth and the home of his father and to travel “to a land that I will show you.”
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Uriel Heilman, JTA
Rabbi Asher Lopatin has taken over at Yeshivat Chovevei Torah in Riverdale, the Bronx, and says he's proud of what makes this Modern Orthodox rabbinical school unique in the Orthodox world.
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Noach, Genesis 6:9-11:32
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Rabbi Adam Zeff
How are we to judge Noah against the expanse of history? Was he truly righteous or not?
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Teddy Weinberger, JE Feature
According to tradition, for each holy day of a festival, Jews living outside of Israel celebrate two. So what happens then with the two holy days at the end of Sukkot — Shemini Atzeret and Simchat Torah — which seem to be separate holidays rather than duplicates of the same event.
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Religious Events

Fri. Nov 28
Old York Road Temple-Beth Am
6:00 PM
Fri. Nov 28
Reform Congregation Keneseth Israel
8:00 PM
Sat. Nov 29
Old York Road Temple-Beth Am
9:00 AM

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