Supreme Court limits lawsuits over frequent flier programs, rules against Minnesota rabbi

...WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court ruled Wednesday that a Minnesota rabbi who complained about an airline's frequent flier program is...unanimously sided with Northwest Airlines and dismissed a lawsuit from Rabbi S. Binyomin Ginsberg that alleged he was stripped of his top-level...

Making sense of the senseless

...citizen and child of God would be put in the path of such evil.All we can surmise is that free will demands it ? that, as Rabbi Harold Kushner hypothesized in When Bad Things Happen to Good People, nature may have to be neutral and ambivalent. Thus may...

Famed rabbi to be honored during celebration

...Lag BaOmer, a minor holiday on the Jewish calendar that celebrates Rabbi Shimon bar Yochai's life and work."He was a giant of a man (and) was widely quoted," said Rabbi Zalman Fischer.Yochai, who lived around 100 A.D., taught the...

Rabbi speaks to all faiths

Rabbi Sandy Eisenberg Sasso, a Jewish author with...Sally Sweetland are expressive and vibrant. Rabbi Sasso's books encourage children to use...priorities in our own lives?" she said. Rabbi Sasso, and her husband, Rabbi Dennis Sasso...

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Music inspired rabbi into his work as cantor

...joining Adas Yeshurun Synagogue in November, Rabbi David Sirull has served as both congregational...Florida, if you don't like the way the rabbi speaks or the cantor sings, you move down...really a very traditional cantor," the rabbi said. A baritone, he recorded a CD...

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Rabbi wins hairy battle with Army

...PALM BEACH, Fla. - An Orthodox Jewish rabbi who was barred from serving as an Army...military and was to be sworn in Friday.Rabbi Menachem Stern, of Brooklyn, was to be...Stern said of the chaplaincy.The rabbi saw an advertisement in late 2008 for military...

Rabbi author plans talks for Augusta

Rabbi Lawrence Kushner, whose creative and penetrating...is holy and what is important, he said. Rabbi Kushner serves at Congregation Beth El in...and younger. Child care will be provided. Rabbi Kushner will speak at the Jewish Community...

1st black female rabbi to be ordained in US

...mainstream Judaism's first black female rabbi next month. Alysa Stanton is to lead a...satisfied with the world as it is, said Rabbi Kenneth Ehrlich, campus dean. "She deeply...they know of only one ordained black male rabbi in mainstream Judaism. Stanton said she...

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Rabbi criticizes sainthood plan for WWII pope

...were sent to the gas chambers, with his full knowledge," Rabbi Marvin J. Heir charged in remarks prepared for delivery in...interfaith differences. "The lines are now drawn," said Rabbi Jack Bemporad, a key figure in Catholic-Jewish dialogues...

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Blasts rabbi

I found it extremely offensive to read in the Feb. 19 Chronicle about a "Messianic rabbi" who came to Augusta. You cannot call yourself Jewish and believe in Christ at the same time, just as in politics you cannot...