The video generated hundreds of comments denouncing the actions of the students.
In Huntsville, a rabbi responds to anti-semitism
A local pastor was among those who came to clean the graffiti up. “Stuff like this just ticks me off,” he said.
It is too easy to think about our different religions as opportunities to compete and to dominate, or as kernels of truth that we must defend.
“It’s none of their business,” Diane Weil says of the state’s new law that places a near total ban on the procedure.
The Anti-Defamation League called the comparison “totally out of bounds.”
For $50,000, a couple left New York to help build up a Jewish community in Alabama. After seven years and a lot of anti-Semitism, they may be leaving.
Your guide to Jewish life at Alabama - academics, kosher dining, Hillel, Chabad, Israel activities, anti-Semitism and more!
Your guide to Jewish life at Auburn - academics, kosher dining, Hillel, Chabad, Israel activities, anti-Semitism and more!
Name: Springhill Avenue Temple
Address: 1769 Springhill Avenue Mobile, Alabama 36607
Denominational affiliation: Reform
Member units (households): 100-200
What percentage of members are older than 50? 85%
How many people attend a regular Shabbat service? 35-50
Length of typical Shabbat morning service? Approximately an hour.
Shabbat dress code: None.
Daily services? No.
Does your synagogue have its own building? If not, where do you meet for services? Yes, we have our own building.
Is there an opportunity to socialize after services? Yes, an oneg after services.
Language of service: Mostly English.
Is another language offered in the prayer book?
Children’s programming: We have a children’s service at Sunday school.
Accessibility for people with disabilities: Yes.
Are services streamed online? No.
Are the rabbi’s sermons available online? No.
Percentage of members in interfaith marriages? Unknown.
Will the rabbi officiate at an interfaith wedding? Will he/she attend one? Yes.
Are there distinct roles for men and women in your synagogue? No, we are fully egalitarian.