A Mother’s Day Blessing

By |2019-04-30T09:20:11-04:00Apr 29 2019|

by Rabbi Nathan Martin My colleague Matt and I had the opportunity several years ago to participate in a families' retreat taking place with our synagogue over Mother's Day weekend. As an American Jew who lives in multiple civilizations, I was excited about finding a ...

Read More

May: The Mandel Family

By |2019-04-29T09:44:19-04:00Apr 29 2019|

Brian and Abby Mandel with Logan, 4, and Jacob, 22 months. We spoke to Brian and Abby Mandel about their favorite Jewish activities, their connection to Jewish community, and the ways jkidphilly has impacted their family.  What do you enjoy about jkidphilly? The ...

Read More

Making A Meaningful Passover Seder

By |2019-04-10T12:40:42-04:00Apr 10 2019|

by Rabbi Will Keller In the seder text we are commanded that in every generation, everyone, should see themselves as if they personally left Egypt. This concept comes from the Torah which says in Exodus Chapter 13 Verse 8, “For the sake of this, did ...

Read More