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Why Are Some American Jews Opting For Independent Bar Mitzvahs — Outside The Synagogue?
Why Are Some American Jews Opting For Independent Bar Mitzvahs — Outside The Synagogue?Some people call them “unaffiliated,” some call them “independents,” and others, “off the grid.” They’re the members of the Jewish community who don’t belong to a synagogue, or affiliate with any particular denomination. According to the ...read more
Source: The Jewish Daily Forward
Published on Fri, 20 Oct 2017 01:00:00 GMT
good life with brandi nielsen
good life with brandi nielsenI went to midnight mass with my Episcopalian step-dad. I’ve attended bar mitzvahs and gone to multiple challah bread-making events. I’ve had wonderful discussions with my Buddhist friend and was touched to learn more deeply of her beliefs when she ...read more
Source: beckyhiggins.com
Published on Sun, 22 Oct 2017 12:17:00 GMT
Take Being Social Beyond Posts, Tweets and Chats By Gathering at Summit's Historic Hotel
Take Being Social Beyond Posts, Tweets and Chats By Gathering at Summit's Historic HotelIt’s also a time of year to begin planning celebrations of all sorts including holiday parties, weddings, bar mitzvahs, reunions, bridal and baby showers, birthdays, and anniversary parties. The best address in the state continues to be that of Summit ...read more
Source: tapinto.net
Published on Wed, 11 Oct 2017 10:10:00 GMT
'On Your Feet!': The Emilio and Gloria Estefan Musical brings story symbolic of the American Dream to Central Florida
'On Your Feet!': The Emilio and Gloria Estefan Musical brings story symbolic of the American Dream to Central FloridaWE ARE REALLY PROUD TO BEPART OF THIS, NOT JUST ONBROADWAY, BUT NOW TO PRESENT THESTORY AROUND THE COUNTRY, THISAMERICAN DREAM.THEY CAME FROM CUBA, GAVE UPEVERYTHING WHEN THEY CAME ANDSTARTED SMALL.THEY DID BAR MITZVAHS ANDWEDDINGS AND ALL THESE SHOWS ...read more
Source: wesh.com
Published on Wed, 18 Oct 2017 07:49:00 GMT
Party Report: Chris Martin Serenades Julia Roberts with ‘Pretty Woman’ (Video)
Party Report: Chris Martin Serenades Julia Roberts with ‘Pretty Woman’ (Video)The Julia Roberts of AIDS charities, amfAR, began its Friday night gala in Beverly Hills with an ode to the pretty woman and ended with her dancing with Fergie to the universal celebration anthem of weddings and Bar Mitzvahs, “I Gotta Feeling.”read more
Source: San Francisco Gate
Published on Sat, 14 Oct 2017 19:01:00 GMT
Chris Martin Serenades Julia Roberts and James Corden Makes Harvey Weinstein Jokes at amFAR Gala
Chris Martin Serenades Julia Roberts and James Corden Makes Harvey Weinstein Jokes at amFAR GalaThe Coldplay singer sang “Pretty Woman,” as well as a sweet song called “Julia Roberts’ Smile.” Martin joked at the event sponsored by FIJI Water that he could be booked for bar mitzvahs and is cheap right now because he has nothing else to do.read more
Source: US Magazine
Published on Fri, 13 Oct 2017 01:00:00 GMT
Local temple’s cantor makes television debut playing a rabbi
Local temple’s cantor makes television debut playing a rabbiIt’s going to be authentic.” In both episodes, he performed a memorial prayer for funeral services, though he said if he were really a rabbi he would prefer to perform weddings and bar mitzvahs. Having worked closely with Rabbi Mark Blazer at Temple ...read more
Source: Signal SCV
Published on Sat, 21 Oct 2017 16:15:00 GMT
Bar Mitzvahs Get New Look to Build Faith
Bar Mitzvahs Get New Look to Build FaithLOS ANGELES — The American bar mitzvah, facing derision for Las Vegas style excess, is about to get a full makeover, but for an entirely different reason. Families have been treating this rite of passage not as an entry to Jewish life, but as a ...read more
Source: New York Times
Published on Mon, 02 Sep 2013 17:00:00 GMT
Comedian, Former Israeli Soldier Probes ‘Riddle’ of 21st Century Zionism at Stand-Up Show
Comedian, Former Israeli Soldier Probes ‘Riddle’ of 21st Century Zionism at Stand-Up ShowThink back to seventh grade when you and your friends attended bar-mitzvahs every weekend. You all felt like you should be dancing, but couldn’t be the first one to start it. So instead, you and everyone else just kind of stood there bopping your head ...read more
Source: The Cornell Daily Sun
Published on Tue, 17 Oct 2017 21:10:00 GMT
Could this rabbi be a first in Congress?
Could this rabbi be a first in Congress?He's the most traditional because he has been a pulpit rabbi, at Congregation Beth Adam, outside Cincinnati, since 1980 — doing weddings, burials, bar mitzvahs, the whole megillah. By contrast, Boteach, a rabbi of the Lubavitcher Hasidic sect ...read more
Source: News Herald
Published on Sat, 21 Oct 2017 08:32:00 GMT