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Our hearts and prayers are with the Jewish community of Overland Park

We pray for comfort for the families of the dead, and for the refuah shleymah of the injured.

4/13/2014 5:04:29 PM

19th annual Bernardin Jerusalem Lecture brings together Chicago’s Catholic and Jewish communities to discuss the legacy of Vatican II

This year’s event featured welcome remarks from Francis Cardinal George and a lecture by Rev. John...

4/10/2014 2:19:13 PM

Jewish Olympic swimming gold medalist comes to JCC Chicago

Four-time Olympic swimming gold medalist Lenny Krayzelburg will be at Bernard Weinger JCC, 300...

4/9/2014 1:02:16 PM

Young Chicago Jews come together to fight hunger

Some 100 young Jewish adults volunteered on April 6 for Feed Chicago, a citywide day of service.

4/8/2014 3:06:01 PM

2014 Interactive City Winery Downtown Seder dinner set for April 8

"The Downtown Seder is specifically being held the week prior to the start of Passover so that...

4/7/2014 11:36:05 AM

My Grandpa’s Jacket

Most people's unofficial fifth question is "Who will find the afikoman?"

4/7/2014 11:18:19 AM

A night like no other

Dairy seder connects generations of Sternberg family Passovers

4/7/2014 11:11:16 AM

It’s gotta be spring somewhere

Welcoming the season and Passover

4/7/2014 11:00:39 AM

Rabbi Ramon’s Haggadah opens eyes to new ways to tell the story of Passover

This is a volume that you can refer to year after year.

4/7/2014 10:50:56 AM

Bronfman haggadah enters the digital world in time for Passover

"We need to create an environment that every Jew is welcomed into the tent."

4/7/2014 10:43:49 AM

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