NEWS FROM HEBREW COLLEGE

New Leadership Invigorates College

Hebrew College’s new senior leadership team is taking root. Over the past four months, the college has hired vice presidents in the areas of development and marketing, and appointed a chief academic officer from within its ranks.

Notable & Quotable

Rabbi Shoshana Friedman, Rab'14, assistant rabbi at Temple Sinai in Brookline, Mass., was quoted in a July 27 Boston Globe article about Sunday's organized demonstration against the proposed expansion of a New Jersey-to-Boston gas pipeline that would run under several city streets in West Roxbury, Dedham and Westwood, Mass. “The continuity of a livable planet starts in these very small and symbolic moments,” she said.

FROM THE BLOG

Parshat Ekev, Deuteronomy 7:12-11:25 “And now, O Israel what does God ask of you? Only this: to have awe for God, to walk in all of God’s ways, to love God, and to serve God with all your heart and soul, keeping God’s mitzvot and laws. All the heavens and earth belong to God…Yet it […]
“No union is more profound than marriage, for it embodies the highest ideals of love, fidelity, devotion, sacrifice, and family. In forming a marital union, two people become something greater than once they were. As some of the petitioners in these cases demonstrate, marriage embodies a love that may endure even past death. It would […]