Issues: Jews Who Found Peace

Piecing it Together: A New York Jew Finds Peace

Piecing it Together: A New York Jew Finds Peace When you break a tooth, you go to a dentist. When your shoes need heels, you go to a shoemaker. When your hair is too long, you go to a barber. Such small problems are conveniently remedied, easily fixed. But what do you...

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Fiddler Over Wisconsin (circa 1904)

Jewish settlers in the middle west were of German and Russian-Lithuanian descent. Milwaukee was the nucleus of Jewish life in Wisconsin, branching into small communities all over the state. The immigrants started as peddlers by wagon, to the farmers, next opening...

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My Story: A Jew from Iran Finds Shalom

My Story: A Jew from Iran Finds Shalom In the quiet of the night, with no one but my Creator to hear, I said, “God, if, this is not the truth about you, don’t be angry with me. Change my heart and show me if I am wrong; be my protector.” It was a cold, cold night yet...

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