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February 19, 1943 Headlines – From The DJN Davidson Digital Archive

The Feb. 19, 1943, issue of the JN had two very interesting headlines. First, a sub-headline declared “Brotherhood Week Observed by Detroit Jews.” Accompanying...

Shamor L’Amour – Healthy Relationships

I really like a good romance, whether it’s a best-selling novel or the latest romantic-comedy. The fact that it is February, the month of...

Weekly Torah Portion – Sharing Our Gifts

Parshat Terumah gives us detailed instructions for fashioning the Mishkan — the Tent of Meeting during the years of wandering in the wilderness. As...

Weekly Torah Portion: Clean Clothes And Our Souls

In this week’s portion, Moses reunites with his family, establishes the basis for our contemporary court system with guidance from his father-in-law and the...

The Almond Tree is Blooming – Tu b-Shevat Song

HASHKEDIYAH PORACHAT TU B’SHEVAT HIGIYA Hashkediyah porachat Veshemesh paz zorachat, Tziporim merosh kol gag Mevasrot et bo hachag. Tu b’Shevat higiya Chag la’ilanot. Tu b’Shevat higiya Chag la’ilanot. Ha’aretz meshava’at Higiyah et lata’at Kol echad...

A Time For Almond Blossoms – Tu b-Shevat

Celebrate Tu b’Shevat, the new year of trees. While people in Michigan have snow on the ground and sub-freezing temperatures in the air, in Israel,...

Weekly Torah Portion: Shabbat Defines Freedom

It’s Friday night. The table is set with a pristine tablecloth, china and glassware; fresh challot peek out from underneath the special cover and...

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