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A season of gratitude, no matter what you believe
Jew or Christian. All that matters is the sense of community that Easter and Passover rituals inspire. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 16:07:05 -0700
Fight or flight: The nature of Judaism
On the one hand: Jews and their religion are fiercely militant. On the other: The Jewish religion is peaceful and Jews avoid fighting, to the point that they have been derided as cowards or draft dodgers. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 15:03:43 -0700
Moroccan film unearths forgotten memories of lost Jewish community
Once home to some 300,000 Jews, Morocco is increasingly taking a fresh look at its long history with Judaism and spurning the flat rejection of all things Hebrew found in so many other Arab countries. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:19:24 -0700
Palestinians wounded in clashes with Israeli police at al-Aqsa mosque
Dozens injured by rubber bullets after Jewish visitors allowed into Jerusalem site, revered in Judaism as Temple Mount Dozens of Palestinians were wounded in clashes with Israeli police that erupted when the al-Aqsa mosque compound in Jerusalem was opened to Jewish visitors. A police spokesman, Micky Rosenfeld, told AFP that Palestinians threw stones and firecrackers at police when they opened ... Wed, 16 Apr 2014 06:12:55 -0700
Jewish parents in US begin to question the need for circumcision
Growing numbers make changes to ceremony that takes place on eighth day of boys' lives and is one of Judaism's oldest rituals When his pregnant wife first challenged circumcising their son, Mike Wallach had a gut reaction: "That's what we do, we're Jews!" But doubts about whether the surgery was medically necessary and concern over his wife's opposition forced Wallach to confront some questions ... Sun, 13 Apr 2014 17:07:41 -0700
Kol HaLev to host Passover seder in its church home
Sharing traditions with Brown Memorial Woodbrook where Reconstructionist congregation rents space Members of a Jewish congregation will gather Tuesday April 15 for the second night of Passover, joining with members of Brown Memorial Woodbrook Presbyterian Church, at 6200 N. Charles St., where both congregations worship, to share the stories, rituals and food of seder. Fri, 11 Apr 2014 14:42:30 -0700
Volokh Conspiracy: The Making of a Libertarian, Contrarian, Nonobservant, but Self-Identified Jew
Last week at DePaul, Jack Balkin, Richard Primus, Eugene Kontorovich, and I (and others) spoke about how Judaism has influenced our work Thu, 10 Apr 2014 11:29:18 -0700
Mondelez International Chairman & CEO Describes How Her Jewish Background and Perspective Guide Her Professional Life
Mondelez International Chairman and CEO Irene Rosenfeld told a gathering of North American Reform rabbis how Judaism guides her professional life and leadership of one of the world's largest food and beverage ... Wed, 02 Apr 2014 11:30:00 -0700
New Book From Reform Rabbi Organization Explores Changing Relationship Between Liberal Judaism and Sexuality
How can classical Jewish teachings help us to understand contemporary issues of sexuality? The CCAR Press, the publishing arm of the Central Conference for American Rabbis , has published a new book that ... Tue, 01 Apr 2014 13:00:00 -0700
Orthodox NGO teaching Jerusalem students sex-ed in 'spirit of Judaism’
The workshop teaches spousal and sexual relations 'in the spirit of Judaism’ and was approved by the Education Ministry. Mon, 24 Mar 2014 15:50:47 -0700
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|Kent Casket Industries|
We manufacture ecological friendly caskets which are perfect for Orthodox Jewish burials, natural green burials and cremations.
Our caskets are crafted from solid pine wood which is sourced from sustainable forests. No plastic or metal is incorporated in the caskets during their production; no animal products are used and use is made of only biodegradable, non-toxic glue.
We ship our caskets in knock-down form, packed in a strong corrugated cardboard box.
An online store related to Jewish books and holiday supplies, with a collection of Tallits and Tallit Bags.