Issues 05:03 A Woman’s Place

A Woman’s Place…

Blessed Art Thou, O Lord Our God, Who Hast Not Made Me A Woman.” One need not be a member of a radical feminist association to feel insulted by such a statement! Does this traditional Jewish prayer reflect an inherent attitude of disdain toward women in the...

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Parts of Speech
Topics: poetry
Author: Gary Gach

It’s okay by me how short words, like love, GOD, bad real, etc. can be so short and mean so many things and assume such crucial importance as to conversation that their meanings be tacitly agreed to be understood; But the one, five letters, that always stops me...

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Celebrate the Feasts
Author: Ellyn Wilkoff

  Book Title: Celebrate the Feasts of the Old Testament in Your Own Home or Church Author: Martha Zimmerman Artist: Gene A. Getz (Designer) Date Published: March 1981 Publisher: Bethany House Publishers; Unabridged Version edition Genre: 1. Ritual 2. Worship &...

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In the Little Shtetl of Vaysechvoos: The Brilliant Young Man
Topics: vaysechvoos
Author: Susan Perlman

Rabbi Asa Yitzhak was the cause of much consternation in the little shtetl of Vaysechvoos. Not that he was a fool, nor was he unjust in his treatment of the little congregation. No, he was known to be quite loving and compassionate–a fine young man. It was his...

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