Torah scribe, Julie Seltzer, compares the experience of finding her belated mother's hand-written banana bread recipe on a worn index card and the writing of a Torah scroll. How can the handwriting of each ... of these items speak to us, convey care, and transmit tradition?See lessSee more
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Frankfurt Jewish community severs ties with Chabad The Jewish community of Frankfurt is distancing itself from the city's Chabad-Lubavitch chapter following a series of alleged instances of "disrespect" shown against community rabbis.
"And it seems that this circuit is contributing in unique ways we didn't realize," he continued. "Learning is made easier." A 2012 study led by Karin James, a psychologist at Indiana University, lent support to that view.