Around the Town with Rene

What's happening in Fort Worth this week. Above: Al and Rose Sankary, whose generous donation has made possible the new computer facilities at Ahavath Sholom

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Ask the Rabbi

Shalom Rabbi Fried, In a recent column you wrote that one should always tell the truth, even when adding some falsehood would be of benefit to the Jewish people (such…

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In My Mind's I

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By Harriet P. Gross Have you seen “The Reader”? I did, on Christmas Eve at an annual evening for Jews who may feel a bit out of the season’s celebratory…

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Dallas Doings

What's going on in Dallas this week. Above: Twenty-one teens from Temple Emanu-El went to Washington, D.C., with Rabbi Asher Knight. They participated in the L’Taken Social Justice Seminar, examining contemporary issues and discovering the connection between Judaism and social justice.

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Dallas Doings

What's happening this week in Dallas. Above: The Levine and Kimmel families, honored with lighting the menorah, pose with Rabbi Block near the Lego Menorah.

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Around the Town with Rene

Many locals among guests at Jacob Wiese’s recent bar mitzvah in Houston From the start to the sentimental farewells, Jacob Rubin Wiese’s recent bar mitzvah in Houston will be remembered…

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Dear Rabbi Fried, I was reading the weekly portion for this coming Shabbat, and was bothered by the famous story of the burning bush. Why would God reveal himself to…

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