Holidays

Passover In Paradise

Not far from where the waves crash against the sandy shore of a pristine beach along the Pacific Ocean, Rabbi Elimelech Goldberg and his...

Cleaning for Passover and the Search for Spirituality

As Passover approaches many Jews go into spring-cleaning mode. Getting rid of chametz concretizes into actions such as putting away all of our everyday...

Pesach Memories

Way down the hall in the front bedroom, Grandpa (Hyman Finkelman) grated the horseradish and mixed in just the right amount of fresh-squeezed lemon...

Practice Makes Perfect

One piece of advice that b’nai mitzvah tutors share with new students and their parents: To be successful on the big day, nothing takes...

Passover Trimmings

Side dishes are the supporting players to your delicious meal. When it comes to side dishes, simple can be sensational. Especially when you consider that...

History of Beth Achim Synagogue

HISTORY OF BETH ACHIM 1968: Congregation Ahavas Achim and Congregation Beth Aaron merged to become Congregation Beth Achim; Ahavas Achim’s Rabbi Milton Arm became...

Talmud & Commentaries

For centuries, studying a page of the Talmud has come with a bevy of barriers to entry. Written mostly in Aramaic, the Talmud in its...

Must Read

Movie Review: ‘The Song of Names’

The film is a thought-provoking tale of one man's effort to stay connected to Jewish faith and his mysterious disappearance during World War II era.