Moishe House and Footsteps are teaming up to create a center for formerly ultra-Orthodox millennial Jews in Crown Heights.
Paris will see the opening of its first Moishe House amid a soaring number of anti-Semitic attacks in France.
Tonight, Jan 19th, there’ll be a full moon in the sky: the full moon of the Hebrew month Shvat. The indigenous Israelites from whom we descend celebrated this as the start of the year for the natural world. Like lots of elements of Jewish tradition, we never forgot it, even as its meaning has changed over time.