Submitted by Rabbi Faith Joy Dantowitz, 4/23/2015

WOW - Women of the Wall at 7:30 PM Wednesday @ TBA....And Here's Why

Submitted by Rabbi Kulwin, 4/20/2015

History was made in Jerusalem this morning as, to quote from Ha-aretz, "Women of the Wall, a group of women fighting for freedom of worship at the Western Wall, fulfilled a longstanding goal of reading from a full-size Torah scroll at the Wall on Monday morning, in violation of regulations at the holy site."  The JTA also has an article:

Understanding Today's Israeli Elections

From Rabbi Kulwin 3/17/2015

Want to understand today’s Israeli election?  Read this article from Ha-aretz.  It’s a concise, lucid explanation of how that very different system works.  Polls close at 10:00 PM (4:00 PM in New Jersey) and exit poll results will no doubt announced shortly thereafter.  But as the Ha-aretz article makes clear, just what all this means may take time to determine.

Rabbi Kulwin

Shalom from Jerusalem

From Rabbi Kulwin 3/12/2015

Dear Friends:

I can’t remember the last time I was in Israel on my own.  For many years trips here have been with Temple (or other) groups; this week, I came alone.  I got to visit my sister Linda at her home in Haifa for the first time (the main reason for my visit) and have some other neat experiences.

College honors legacies of Prinz and Price

Remembering Prinz and Price by Robert Wiener,  Staff Writer New Jersey Jewish News, 2/18/2015