Rhoda Harrison Returns to Har Sinai as Education Director

Rhoda Harrison has returned to where her career in the Jewish clergy began, joining Har Sinai Congregation as director of educational learning and programming. Harrison, who served as cantor and musical director of the Owings Mills-based Reform-affiliated congregation from 1993 to 1999, starts her new job on Saturday. She replaces education administrator Pamela Mandell, who… Read More

Rabbis Riff on Passover Six rabbis talk about the modern-day meaning of the holiday

Every year on Passover, Jewish communities the world over read from the Haggadah to hear the story of the Jewish people’s enslavement and to celebrate our liberation. The story doesn’t change year to year, but as local rabbis explained to the JT, its deep meaning is multifaceted, and the Passover story continues to have essential… Read More