Religion

Sucot and the World

Category : Religion

  Every Jewish festival has several different levels of significance. There are always personal, national, agricultural and universal themes. Rituals, laws and customs exist to […]

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Sunday, October 13th, 2019

Chiune Sugihara, “Japanese Hero to the Jews”

Category : Religion

      Most Americans know of Oskar Schindler, the German businessman who saved more than 1,200 lives during the Holocaust, by hiring Jews to […]

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Sunday, December 31st, 2017

Discover the Beauty of Yokohama and the Yokohama Foreign General Cemetery

Category : Religion

Yokohama, Japan’s second-largest city, has the largest port as a luxury cruise destination and is a popular one with foreigners. This is a city of […]

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Saturday, December 30th, 2017

Dancing in the Street: Simchat Torah under the stars with the Manhattan Sephardic Congregation

Category : Religion

    Simchat Torah is a celebratory and joyous Jewish holiday that marks the completion of the annual Torah reading cycle which literally means “Rejoicing […]

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Monday, October 16th, 2017

The Jews of Zakynthos

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The extraordinary story of Zakynthos’s Jewish community. How Zakynthos, a Greek island, hid its Jews from the Nazis. In the late spring of 1944, Nazi […]

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Sunday, September 24th, 2017

Interview With Rabbi Michael Schudrich, Chief Rabbi of Poland

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New York Jewish Travel Guide sat down with  With Rabbi Michael Schudrich, Chief Rabbi of Poland  to ask a few questions about  Jewish Life and […]

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Monday, July 24th, 2017

5 Remote Jewish Communities

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A majority of Jews live in Israel but millions of Jews remain scattered across the globe. Here are five little-known Jewish communities.   After 2,000 […]

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Tuesday, June 13th, 2017

CONGRESS CELEBRATES JEWISH AMERICAN HERITAGE MONTH AT SENATE GATHERING

Category : Religion

The Fellowship’s Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein honored for Christian-Jewish bridge building – Leading members of the House and Senate celebrated Jewish American Heritage Month yesterday with […]

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Tuesday, May 30th, 2017

The future of Lakewood

Category : Religion

  Explosive Growth As has been widely reported in recent years, the Orthodox community of Lakewood has been experiencing tremendous growth. In order to serve […]

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Thursday, April 27th, 2017

Being a Jewish Professional in the age of the Alt-Right

Category : Religion

  An Interview with Lavie Margolin, author of  “Can I Wear my Kippah on Job Interviews?” The Jewish community, not unlike the United States as […]

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Tuesday, February 14th, 2017