Talking about Israel: Justice. Self-Preservation. Compromise.

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Rosh Hashanah Sermon – 1 Tishrei 5779 – Mount Zion Temple, St. Paul, MN – Rabbi Adam Stock Spilker Two old Jews were sitting on a park bench, friends for many years. One looks at the other and says, “Oy”. The other looks back and says, “Oy”. The other replies, “Oy”, to which the response […]

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A Recipe for Hope

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Erev Rosh Hashanah Sermon – 1 Tishrei 5779 – Mount Zion Temple, St. Paul, MN – Rabbi Esther Adler Two Jewish friends who haven’t seen each other in a while are catching up. “So, Nu?  How are you?” “How should I be? And you?” “Would it do any good to complain?” Why do Jews always […]

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Oh, Those Gribenes! TCJ Takes On The Tablet 100

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Bring 22 Jews of all ages to review Jewish food and you get 22 opinions. We hosted a group of friends for Shabbat with this simple challenge: bring a dish or incorporate an ingredient from the March issue of Tablet Magazine’s “100 Most Jewish Foods.” Just to be clear, the magazine’s list was not made […]

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