Monthly Archives: February 2016

President Keyes – Ha Kol – Feb/2016

February 1st, 2016

Life Long Learning. At CEEBJ, we have formalized the concept of lifelong learning by creating a position – the “Director of Lifelong Learning.” But in Judaism, life long learning is not a series of courses or programs, it is the endless pursuit of questioning, evolving and learning. I was struck, Read More

Rabbi Barolsky – Ha Kol -Feb/2016

February 1st, 2016

The Evolution of Judaism I was talking recently to a religious school teacher about doing a model wedding with our fourth grade class, giving them an up-close and personal view of a Jewish wedding. We talked about having students take on the different roles in the ceremony, and I remembered Read More

Rabbi Berkson – Ha Kol – Feb/2016

February 1st, 2016

Perhaps it was not a coincidence. As we prepared to begin the book of Exodus, our congregational trip to Israel visited the Biblical Landscape Reserve called Neot Kedumim. In a variety of natural and agricultural settings, Neot Kedumim attempts to recreate the landscape of the Promised Land as described in Read More