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Torah portion Tuesdays: Parshat Korach

Torah Portions: You thought politics was tough in Washington? Try mutiny in the desert. Comment

Give a peach of a speech

Planning: Don’t get pummeled by rotting fruit. Your speech at your child’s bar or bat mitzvah can be the cherry of the ceremony, just follow our simple dos and don’ts. Comment

Sing us a song, you’re the cantor, man

Cantor Banter: Is it okay to request a song from a cantor? Comments (1)

Torah portion Tuesdays: Parshat Shelach

Torah Portions: In this week’s parsha, the Jews make the desert their home sweet home … for 40 years. Comment

Slam-dunk mitzvah projects

Mitzvah Projects: Five Jewish organizations in New York that offer impressive volunteer opportunities for bar mitzvah students. Comment

Bake up a kugel of kindness

Mitzvah Projects: Yum! Serve up a hefty helping of good will by donating your bar mitzvah party leftovers to charity. Comment

Oh shucks, Shavuot

The Basics: Tonight is Shavuot, and you may not know much about this neglected holiday, but it may be the most important one that you’ve never heard of. Comment

Torah portion Tuesdays: Parshat Beha’alotcha

Torah Portions: This week’s parsha is all about gluttony gone wild. Comment

Girl power

The Basics: A cantor explains the history of bat mitzvahs and gives his two cents. Comment
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