Tag Archives: D’var Torah
Shabbat at Temple Beth Israel

Shabbat at Temple Beth Israel

Join Leora Mallach for a Shabbat lunch discussion: In the season between Purim and Passover, we are asked, in a variety of ways, to be thinking about and caring for others. Our ancient agricultural laws provide some guidelines for how we might think about the hungry among us. Come prepared to think about the food […]

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Temple B’nai Brith potluck friday

As part of our congregation’s sponsorship of the upcoming Boston Jewish Food Conference, we will learn from Leora Mallach, director of Ganei Beantown (Beantown Jewish Gardens), about the week’s parsha, our Jewish Food Values, and the upcoming Boston Jewish Food Conference. You’d be surprised at how they all connect! Please join us for Shabbat Services […]

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Erev Food Day Shabbat D’var Torah 10.23.2015

Food Day is a nationwide celebration and movement for healthy, affordable and sustainable food. Each year thousands of events around the country bring Americans together to celebrate and enjoy real food and to take action. Food Day inspires Americans to change their diets and our food policies. With Food Day, we can celebrate our food system […]

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Food Day Shabbat & Parshat Noach

Food Day Shabbat/ Rosh Chodesh Cheshvan/ October 24, 2014 What is Food Day? Food Day inspires Americans to change their diets for the better and to improve our food policies. Every October 24, thousands of events all around the country bring Americans together to celebrate and enjoy real food and to take action to solve food-related problems […]

Deeper Roots: What Tu B’Shvat Taught Me as a Child and as an Adult

Even though it’s hard to imagine new growth and greenery in New England at Tu B’shvat (the 15th day of the Hebrew month of Sh’vat or January 26th, 2013), around the world children in Jewish communities will learn to sing songs like this, honoring the natural cycles of the land and its anticipated rebirth in […]