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Bernie Sanders Doesn’t Want to Talk Religion — Thank God for That

Americans in general, and American Jews in particular, must come to terms with the blatant hypocrisy that currently informs our political debate, on both...
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A Low Bar for Netanyahu’s Visit

As the seventh year of the Obama presidency ends, we now know that there will be no more attempts at Israeli-Palestinian peacemaking by this...
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Reconciling the Get With Modern Mores

According to the Torah, a sefer k’ritut (“scroll of cutting off”) — referred to as a get — is required for a Jewish couple...
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They’re Already Getting Ready for Camp

Bundling up in scarves and sweaters may not get you thinking about sleeping in a bunk in the middle of July, but for the...
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Dershowitz and Lefkowitz to Discuss U.S.-Israel Relations at Fundraising Event

Alan Dershowitz and Jay Lefkowitz differ in political ideologies, which should make for a lively discourse on Nov. 18 at the Crystal Tea Room in...
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What Jews with Disabilities Can Teach the Rest of Us

A fourth-year rabbinic student at the Conservative movement’s flagship seminary, Ruti Regan said it’s natural that Jews on the autism spectrum would find a...
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Holocaust Survivor Tells her Story of Spying on Nazis

Marthe Cohn tells her story of spying on Nazis at the Chabad House at Drexel.  Fear was never an option, certainly not if Marthe Cohn...
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Staying Unstructured Has Proven to Be a Perfect Fit for This Havurah

Unstructured Synagogue Havurah,14 of them — 10 women and four men — sat down to dinner with the Jewish Exponent Nov. 1 at Marco...
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After Brutal Attack, a Source of Inspiration

On Nov. 5, Kay Wilson shared her life changing story with congregants at Temple Beth Hillel-Beth El in Wynnewood. It was a crisp day in...
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Jewish Education — On a Global Scale

On Nov. 15, Jews from more than 500 communities in 40-plus countries will participate in the world’s largest Jewish unity event, the Global Day...