Category Archives: Lifelong Learning

A Message from Rabbi Tom: Finding God in the Everyday

MCJC Connections January/February 2018 ~ Tevet/Shevat/Adar ~ Vol. 5778 By Rabbi Tom Rabbi Rami Shapiro tells a story: Reb Yaakov Shimshon of Kosov loved to share with his students the stories of the great Rebbes and their Hassidim. It once … Continue reading

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The Essence of Jewish Education

MCJC Connections January/February 2018 ~ Tevet/Shevat/Adar ~ Vol. 5778 By Rabbi Tom The Hebrew word for education is chinuch. The Talmud associates this word with the word chen, grace. That education, in the Jewish tradition, is the act of drawing-out, … Continue reading

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