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Ma'yan Tikvah – A Wellspring of Hope

Day Six: Y’sod b’Chesed

by Rabbi Judy Weiss Y’sod: loyalty stemming from connection and communication   Midrash: Rabbi Yohanan once asked his students to describe the appearance of the walls... Read More
The Debrief: A Gazelle and a Lion

The Debrief: A Gazelle and a Lion

Warning—this story contains descriptions of sexual violence. April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month. Today we debrief with Michael, a 25-year-old gay male who lives in... Read More
Posted in: Personal Stories
A Holiday of Questions—Ask Yours!

A Holiday of Questions—Ask Yours!

From Questions to Answers, From Egypt to Sinai By David Fisher Passover is a holiday of questions. Who are the heroes of the story? What does... Read More
Four Questions with Jeremy Goldberg, Craft Beer Brewer

Four Questions with Jeremy Goldberg, Craft Beer Brewer

Sure, it’s still Passover, but that doesn’t mean you can’t look forward to chametz, or, more specifically, beer! On Friday, April 25, Havurah on the Hill will... Read More
Posted in: Food
Ma'yan Tikvah – A Wellspring of Hope

Day Five: Hod b’Chesed

by Rabbi Judy Weiss   Hod: loyalty based in gratitude and humility   Talmudic Midrash: Megillah 10b The ministering angels wanted to chant their hymns... Read More
Ma'yan Tikvah – A Wellspring of Hope

Day Four: Netzach b’Chesed

Netzach: endurance and decisiveness generating loyalty   Midrash: Mekhilta de Rabbi Yishmael(translation by David Stern, JPS publication, 1993, pp 155-156)When the Israelites stood at the... Read More
Congregation Kehillath Israel

Holocaust Havdalah Memorial Service

Saturday, April 26 at 7:00 pm Join us for KI's inaugural communal opportunity to honor the survivor community and share some poignant and special time... Read More
Posted in: Community News
A Passion for Social Justice

A Passion for Social Justice

Hannah Nersasian has a passion for helping those in need and a gift for inspiring others to help as well. The new manager of JF&CS... Read More
Posted in: Community News
Muse & Schmooze: Bring Back the Bread with Mimouna

Muse & Schmooze: Bring Back the Bread with Mimouna

Before the New Center for Arts & Culture held its first Mimouna celebration in Boston five years ago, most Bostonians had never heard this slightly... Read More
Posted in: Food
Why is this night different?

Why is this night different?

For as long as I can remember (and even longer as evidenced through old photos!) I have sat around a table the first night of... Read More
Posted in: Kids & Parenting

Events

Women Working Together Job Search Strategy Group & Individual Career Coaching
Thursday, April 24, 2014

Women Working Together Job Search Strategy Group & Individual Career Coaching

Career Moves -- a division of JVS | Get Your Career Moving
Riverway Cafe
Thursday, April 24, 2014

Riverway Cafe

Riverway Project
Vilna Shul, Boston's Center for Jewish Culture
Thursday, April 24, 2014

A Bissel Schlissel Challah Baking Workshop

Vilna Shul, Boston's Center for Jewish Culture
PJ Library Topsy Turvy Pajama Shabbat
Friday, April 25, 2014

PJ Library Topsy Turvy Pajama Shabbat

Jewish Community Centers of Greater Boston
Yavilah McCoy & Alexi Parashcos "Elements of Jewish Gospel"
Saturday, April 26, 2014

Yavilah McCoy & Alexi Parashcos "Elements of Jewish Gospel"

Temple Hillel B'nai Torah
Blue & White Night
Saturday, April 26, 2014

Blue & White Night

CJP - Combined Jewish Philanthropies
The Shoah in Israeli Culture, Memory, and Politics
Sunday, April 27, 2014

The Shoah in Israeli Culture, Memory, and Politics

Schusterman Center for Israel Studies
A Tribute to Israeli Song
Tuesday, April 29, 2014

A Tribute to Israeli Song

Jewish Music Theater
Auschwitz or Sinai: Israel and the Culture of Memory
Wednesday, April 30, 2014

Auschwitz or Sinai: Israel and the Culture of Memory

Hebrew College