This year, the first day of Hanukkah coincides with Thanksgiving Day. (Chanukah begins Wednesday night, Nov. 27th.) Amazingly, this is only the second time it's happened since President Lincoln [...]
About Rabbi RebeliasThis author has not yet filled in any details.
So far Rabbi Rebelias has created 135 blog entries.
Every year, we join other Reform, Conservative and Reconstructionist congregations throughout North America in a project called "The Corners of Our Fields" to collect groceries for local food pantries and [...]
This is the beautiful turned vessel, made from a block of solid cedar (from a downed tree behind the Meeting House) that our member, ART LASH --whose hobby is wood-turning--, [...]
Truth: Shalom bayit – domestic tranquility – is a central tenet of Judaism.Myth: Domestic violence is not a Jewish problem.Truth: Domestic violence is a community issue, not a private affair.Myth: [...]
"The coldest winter I ever spent was a summer in San Francisco." Do you recognize that quote? It’s attributed to Mark Twain...but he never said it. It’s a great quote, [...]
If asked to recall poignant Fourth of July memories, most people would probably summon up fireworks and cookouts, flag-bedecked houses and small-town parades. While I have certainly seen my share [...]
I have never been an avid birder but I do enjoy listening to Vernon Laux, whose birding reports air regularly on WCAI/NAN (90.1 FM, the Cape & Islands NPR stations). [...]
The Falmouth Jewish Congregation (FJC), the Upper Cape's only synagogue, has launched an endowment campaign, "Securing Our Legacy For Future Generations," to ensure a robust future. A vibrant, welcoming center [...]
You can now follow the excitement generated at FJC on Facebook! Click on the icon at the top of this page or go to Facebook.com and enter "Falmouth Jewish Congregation" [...]
What gives meaning to your life? Or, to frame the question another way, “When did you last experience a truly meaning-filled moment?” Let me recount for you one such moment [...]