NewsReal Sunday: Secular Spirituality


One of the most common issues that I run up against with the NewsRealBlog community is my contention that spirituality is not the exclusive province of people of faith, but that secularists can experience the same feelings as well. On more than one occasion I’ve said that the feelings that I experience when looking at [...]

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Sderot Celebrates Hanukkah – by Anav Silverman


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With Gaza rockets amidst small flickers of hope.

David Brooks: The Hanukkah Story, NYTimes.com


Tonight Jewish kids will light the menorah, spin their dreidels and get their presents, but Hanukkah is the most adult of holidays. It commemorates an event in which the good guys did horrible things, the bad guys did good things and in which everybody is flummoxed by insoluble conflicts that remain with us today. It’s […]