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Return to Our Roots

The massacre of 11 Jewish people in a Pittsburgh synagogue, to my recollection may well be the first time in the history of this great land when Jews were murdered just for being Jews. On Sunday evening I attended a community wide memorial service at Temple Beth Zedek to join with others as we collectively mourned.  The words of the attending Rabbis were wonderful, comforting and unifying; not so for the Christian ministers who spoke. Without having to mention President Trump, and in sync with prevailing media reports; they subtly blamed this tragedy on the President’s “rhetoric,” bringing applause from […]

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