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A Parent’s Cry for Help

Our oldest son informed us that he was dating a Christian girl.  At the start, we reluctantly accepted the relationship, expecting that it would not last. After all, how could it?  He attended Jewish day school through eighth grade, and continued his Jewish studies through high school. We were active in our synagogue, kept kosher [Read More]

A Missionary’s Journey to Judaism

Even though I was raised in a Christian family, my life was transformed when I became a born-again Christian at age 15. While studying in Cape Town, South Africa at age 24, I realized the Jewish people needed to be “saved” and hear the “good news of Jesus.” I attended a local synagogue regularly for [Read More]

Reaching Millennials with #SMARTalks

This fall, Jews for Judaism’s SMARTalks initiative was launched on the USC campus. The pilot event was a tremendous success, drawing more than 100 students and community leaders. Four renowned experts — publisher and columnist David Suissa, community activist Julie Bram, screenwriter David N. Weiss, and marketing and branding guru Sasha Strauss — gave concise [Read More]

2015 Gala Enlightens and Inspires

More than 250 friends and supporters filled the room  at  Jews for Judaism’s annual Gala. The evening was launched with a cocktail reception where guests had a chance to mingle and bid in the silent auction. Highlights from the evening included the award presentations and inspiring talks. While attendees enjoyed a magnificent dinner they were [Read More]

Recommended Reading

Twersky on Spirituality by Rabbi Abraham J. Twersky: In this book Rabbi Dr. Twerski looks at dozens of topics in everyday life and peels away the veneer to find the potential for spiritual enrichment. Twersky doesn’t preach. He teaches by story, example and experience. He is a writer who make us smile as we think. The [Read More]

The Jewish Messiah – Text – Spanish

El Concepto Judío del Mesías y la Respuesta Judía a las Asertaciones Cristianas.

The Jewish Concept of Messiah and the Jewish Response to Christian Claims
El Concepto Judío del Mesías y la Respuesta Judía a las Asertaciones Cristianas.