Keyword: Bar/Bat Mitzvah
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(Kveller via JTA) – Just three days after my son’s Bar Mitzvah, it felt like it had been a lifetime. I didn’t sleep. I couldn’t eat. After the service – it was … more
This was a fun and fascinating column to write, as I had the opportunity to interview members of one of my favorite families: Rabbi Yossi Laufer, his wife, Shoshana, and two of their … more
I remember standing on the bimah reading from the Torah, almost one year ago. The moment was so special, with a feeling I will never forget. Preparing for my Bat Mitzvah was an exciting time – … more
Let me be frank; the way in which our community views the concept of B’nai Mitzvah is entirely broken. But first, let’s turn to the moment when Abraham, our forefather, chose a path of … more
For our Bar/Bat Mitzvah issue, The Jewish Voice asked several Rhode Island rabbis and a state senator to reflect on that most special day in every Jewish child’s life. Here are … more