December 11, 2014

Religious Diversity Journeys at Temple Israel

Here’s what the students had to say: What are some important lessons you learned today? That everyone is different and everyone has different beliefs but that […]
December 8, 2014

Creation: A Jewish Perspective

Thank you to Rabbi Dorit Edut Although the Bible gives us an account of the creation of our world and all living beings, it has not been understood literally […]
December 1, 2014

Superintendents Praise the Religious Diversity Journeys Program

Longstanding supporters and district participants, superintendent of the Berkley Public School District, Dennis McDavid, and superintendent of the West Bloomfield School District, Dr. Gerald Hill, share […]
December 1, 2014

Religious Diversity Journeys in the Detroit Jewish News

In December of 2014, Stacy Gittleman, a reporter for the Detroit Jewish News, joined us at Temple Israel in West Bloomfield to share in our Judaism […]
November 25, 2014

What do Jews celebrate during Hanukkah?

Thank you, Gail Katz, for answering our question this week! Hanukkah is one of the most celebrated Jewish holidays in the United States. Jews commemorate the […]
November 24, 2014

What are tzitzit, a yad, and a bimah?

Our Religious Diversity Journeys students got to visit Adat Shalom and Temple Israel over the last couple of weeks for a primer in Judaism. This week, the […]