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New Jewish Book Club Launches in January

Members Explore Important Works of Modern Jewish Literature Readers around the world will explore together important works of modern Jewish literature through the new Great Jewish Books Book Club, a program of the Yiddish Book Center. “Modern Jewish literature is…

Winter Recipes

Perfect for warming up your family and the cold weather. Winter has set in all over the country with unusually cold temperatures. For me this means extra coffee and hot cocoa but lots of comforting meals too. I’m happy to…

This Week in Jewish History

Kislev 1 In 1757, volumes of the Talmud were burned in Kamenetz-Podolsk, Russia. The instigators were followers of Jacob Frank, a Jewish merchant who claimed to be the messiah and successor of the false messiah, Shabbatai Tzvi. Frank’s followers broke…