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The Necessity of Hope

The necessity of hope

Passover and Israel’s Independence Day are deeply connected. Not just the proximity of their calendar dates but because for centuries Passover, and particularly the Seder, remains the Jewish ritual celebrating our people’s freedom and independence. We turn our Seder tables into the most festive “altar,” we offer prayers of hope and thanksgiving. We lift our [...]

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AllJewishLinks.com Newsletter Issue # 19 February 29, 2012

The Milwaukee Brewers slugger, the first Jewish MVP in a half-century, became the first baseball player ever to successfully appeal a positive drug test. Ryan Braun won his appeal of a suspension imposed after he allegedly failed a test for performance-enhancing drugs, the baseball players union announced Thursday. “I am very pleased and relieved by [...]

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Orthodox Union Introduces ‘Keeping Kosher’ App

With Passover just a month away a new app aims to help consumers keep kosher throughout the eight-day Jewish festival and to stay up to date on kosher products throughout the rest of the year. Released by the Orthodox Union (OU), which promotes the values of the Orthodox Jewish community, the app called OU Kosher [...]

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