B’hol Dor Va’Dor

By |2018-08-25T12:14:10-04:00April 11th, 2014|Building Community, Engaging Families|

By Rabbi Phil Warmflash, Executive Director B’chol Dor Va’Dor, in every generation each of who sit at the Seder table must feel that we, personally, been redeemed from Egypt. We may read over this line in the Haggadah without even stopping to reflect on its significance.  It is, as I see it, one of the most important verses in in the entire ceremony. ...Read More

The Book of Esther and the Pew Study

By |2018-08-25T13:25:16-04:00March 6th, 2014|Building Community, Empowering Institutions, Engaging Families|

By Rabbi Phil Warmflash, Executive Director / This past Sunday was the first day of the Hebrew month of Adar Bet, the second Adar. This means: (1) it is a leap year on the Jewish calendar, (2) the holiday of Purim is coming in 15 days, and (3) we will see the first signs of spring as Pesah (Passover) holiday foods appear on the shelves of our grocery stores. ...Read More