Keyword: Shoresh
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At the First International Congress of Agudath Israel, held in Vienna in 1923, the Eastern European Rabbi Meir Shapiro proposed that Jews around the world study a double-sided page (daf) of the … more
PROVIDENCE – Rabbi Bentzion Klatzko, “The Hollywood Rabbi,” was the featured guest speaker at Project Shoresh’s program on Sept. 22 at the Alliance’s Dwares Jewish … more
Every summer, Jews worldwide commemorate the destruction of the temple in Jerusalem with a three-week period of introspection that culminates in Tisha b’Av, a national day of mourning. During this period, Project Shoresh sponsored a series of three programs designed to engage and inspire members of the Rhode Island Jewish community. more
Harry Rothenberg gave a rousing address about Purim to people from across greater Rhode Island’s Jewish community during a new Kollel/Shoresh event held on March 10 at the Blackstone Valley … more
To build a strong future, you have to have a connection to the past. And Rabbi Raphie Schochet is hoping to inspire Rhode Islanders in the Jewish community to learn more about the history of the … more
Did you know that Jews believe in an afterlife and reincarnation? Did you know that Judaism believes in a soul and its purification?  Did you know that Jews are awaiting the arrival of … more
What better way to start the Jewish New Year than with a Jewish book?  President Shimon Peres said, “I read when I get up in the morning, when I can during the day and every single … more