Dallas Doings

Sign language interpretation at Emanu-El, June 6 and July 4 Once a month, worship services at Temple Emanu-El include sign language interpretation for members of the deaf community. On the…

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Around the Town with Rene

Federation annual meeting, June 4 Gil Elan, director of the Southwest Region of the American Jewish Congress, will be on hand to speak when the Jewish Federation of Fort Worth…

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In My Mind's I

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By Harriet P. Gross Spring is only a state of mind in a year like this, with its erratic May weather teasing us. But soon enough, summer will come to…

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Ask the Rabbi

By Rabbi Yerachmiel D. Fried Dear Readers, I feel fortunate to share with you my feelings during an emotion-packed visit to Israel. Israel is so much on our minds and…

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‘Extreme Makeover: Temple Shalom Education Edition’

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Temple Shalom’s education department is undergoing nothing short of an extreme makeover. From programming to personnel, Senior Rabbi Andrew Paley, temple staff, congregants and volunteers have spent the past 2-1/2 years engineering a process to streamline offerings and provide a continuum of educational offerings spanning brit to death.

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In My Mind's I

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By Harriet P. Gross This coming weekend, my youngest granddaughter, Mollie, will graduate from college. Her oldest sister is already a teacher. Her other sister, the twin who’s one minute…

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Ask the Rabbi

Dear Rabbi Fried, I appreciate your last two answers to me about Israel, and promise I won’t bug you about this again. I was just fascinated by what you said,…

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Encountering God in the desert

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Parashat Bamidbar By Rav Hanan Schlesinger The desert. A place of emptiness, of desolation. That is the name of the book of the Torah that we begin reading this Shabbat.…

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