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What Are Your Favorite Jewish Books?

November is Jewish Book Month. Since we are known as the “people of the book,” we asked some of the biggest Jewish bibliophiles we know (our clergy) to list five books they think everyone who wants to better understand Judaism should read. Then, each selects their favorite and tell us why.                    Read More  ➔


The Joy of Shabbat

The people of Israel shall keep Shabbat, observing Shabbat throughout the ages as a covenant for all time. It is a sign for all time between Me and the people of Israel. For in six days Adonai made heaven and earth, and on the seventh day God ceased from work and was refreshed.” (Mishkan T’filah: A Reform Siddur) — and celebrated!Read More  ➔