Becky Deitsch Skoff is the Director of Administration of the Arts, Jewish Life and Programs at the 14th Street Y.
By Becky Skoff
WATCH: What We Can All Learn From the Story of Hanna’s Shabbat Dress
Suddenly we all are holding hands and swinging Doubling our smiles and tripling love and blessing Adding up to one so helping keeps us free That is what we learn and teach the world to be These words are from Suddenly Perfectly, the first English translation of the Hebrew song Tov Lanu Pitom, by Rafi…
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Tue., Feb. 27, 2024 • 1 P.M. ET
Today many young people are creating and sharing short cooking videos through social media channels like TikTok. For Jews from non-traditional or non-religious backgrounds this has become a fun way to engage with their Jewish identity.
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