When I had my bar mitzvah two years ago, my parents wrote an inspiring message in the back of my prayer book, stressing the importance of remembering my Jewish roots and carrying on traditions important to our culture. One line in that message explained that I have a “responsibility...as one of the world’s few who have the power to help preserve what so many before [me] have built.”
My family and I belong to Anshe Chesed Fairmount Temple in Beachwood, OH, where the “Men of Fairmount Temple” group runs a program for Yom HaShoah (Holocaust Remembrance Day). They deliver yellow...Read More
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