Straus-Amiel Graduate Appointed Chief Rabbi of Prague

Wikipedia Commons - Jubilee Synagogue, Prague

Congratulations to Rabbi David Peter, a graduate of the Straus-Amiel Program, upon his appointment as the Chief Rabbi of Prague.  The change in the position of chief rabbi of Prague should not trigger any major change in its Jewish community, Peter, 38, told the Czech News Agency. “I will be learning continually, but continuity is vital,” Peter …

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Parshat Ekev — Rabbi Riskin (text)

This week’s “Shabbat Shalom” column has been dedicated by Mr. Albert Kolkin in honor of Cantor Linda Shivers Shabbat Shalom: Parshat Ekev (Deuteronomy 7:12-11:25) Efrat, Israel –  “Guard yourselves lest you forget the Lord your God…lest you eat and be satisfied… and your heart becomes haughty and you forget the Lord your God who took you …

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