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Orthodox rabbis join the conversation on LGBTQ inclusion

By Gabe Friedman NEW YORK (JTA) – A group of modern Orthodox rabbis have done what advocates for Orthodox gays and lesbians say would have been unthinkable as recently as five years ago: They spoke at a conference on the treatment of gay, lesbian and transgender... read more

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4.28.17 Issue Galina Elizarova passed away on April 18 at age 58. Services were held April 21 at Beth El Cemetery. She is survived by her husband, Alex Dobin; daughter and son-in-law, Anastasia Elizarova and Alexi Sher; sister and brother-in-law, Dianna Vinogradova... read more

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Hanukkah is late this year on the regular calendar, and that means we are nearing the end of 2016. It’s been a big year for us; our sales are finally doing better, and as a result you have seen our paper grow considerably. Now, we have one more surprise for our... read more

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