I found myself staring at the Hanukkiah. Instead of relishing in the idea that one light dispels the darkness, I found myself savoring the shadows.
As an active and engaged Jew now, I obviously don’t look on my own background as a dangerous symptom of Jewish decline.
ZBT is a traditionally Jewish fraternity. Its menorah was valued at $1,800.
“Not allowing a menorah for fear of anti-Semitism, only emboldens and enables those who hate.”
Introducing the labia menorah.
Eight crazy nights? How about eight hazy nights!
“It is emblematic of the temple. The menorah is biblical, emblematic of the Jewish people,” the rabbi said of the menorah.
I took a deep breath and descended a winding staircase to the synagogue basement. Awaiting me, as a lion waits for its prey, was the wicked monster.
“The location will be a different and temporary one, but we will be together this summer. There will be camp. Then, we will rebuild.”
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