Passover Table 2, by April Killingsworth, from Flickr.com under Creative Commons 2.0 license.
D'vrei Torah

The End of Passover

April 30, 2016 Rabbi Mark Levin 0

Tonight is the seventh night of Pesah, and for Israelis and Reform Jews, the final night. I have just lit a memorial candle in memory of our deceased first degree family members: Sylvia and Bob [Read more…]

At a parking lot in Israel, the number of available spaces has been replaced by a Passover greeting (Joe Goldberg photo via Flickr.com under Creative Commons license)
Baby Boomer Bubbe

Pass Over

April 18, 2016 Sandra Taradash 0

  I can hear the Russian accents shrayening Yiddish barbs at one another, “You draykop!” “You’re such a shmendrick!” “Of course the goyim don’t understand!” This is the normal conversation and banter from Bubbe and [Read more…]

Reflections on Aging

Passover and Parents

April 7, 2015 Elana Grumbacher 1

What is the proper role for children faced with caregiving for parents? Psychologist Elana Grumbacher explores the issues and the challenges of having “The Conversation” with aging parents. [Read more…]

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