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This Week's Torah Portion

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This Week's Torah Portion

Vayigash
וַיִּגַּשׁ
And [Judah] Approached [Joseph]

Judah now approached him and said, "By your leave, my lord, please give your servant a hearing, and do not let your anger flare up at your servant--for you are like Pharaoh". - Genesis 48:18

Torah

Genesis 44:18−47:27

Haftarah

Ezekiel 37:15-28

When

/ 7 Tevet 5782

What's New

Choosing Hope in Times of Trial

December 6, 2021
From Covid and climate change to the erosion of democratic norms and the decline of a shared sense of truth (and the list could go on), two things are clear. First, are we living in an age that tests our ability to sustain hope. Second, if despair dominates hope, we will be unable to meet the challenges that beset us.

Reflections on the Significance of December 7 on American Jewry

November 29, 2021
December 7 marks the 80th anniversary of the surprise military strike by the Imperial Japanese Navy Air Service on the US naval base at Pearl Harbor in Honolulu. The attack led to America's formal entry into World War II. What ensued would have a profound impact on Jews everywhere, including the American Jewish community.
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