Issues 14:05 Dare We Hope?

Dare We Hope?
Author: Jews for Jesus

How do we find personal hope in God?

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Invited (or, Ode for Diogenes)
Topics: poetry, hope
Author: Naomi Rothstein

I wake up in the morning And put on my cynical shirt Button my cynical buttons Straighten my cynical tie And march out with my lantern1 to the marketplace. I sit in my cynical box,2 and wait A woman approaches me A glass in her hand Half-full or empty, she asks? I...

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In the Little Shtetl of Vaysechvoos: When Bad Things Happen
Topics: vaysechvoos
Author: Susan Perlman

In the little shtetl of Vaysechvoos, a young man was hurrying home to prepare for Rosh Hashanah when he was accosted by two hooligans, beaten and robbed and left in the alley he had used for a shortcut. He was angry with the forces that ordained that life should be...

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