Weekly Letter: The Power Of A Jewish Name

In the week when we read of the beginning of our enslavement in Egypt, we present a letter about the importance of a Jewish name. One of the merits the Jews had, making them worthy of being delivered from golus Mitzrayim, was that they did not change their Hebrew name. Not only did they preserve their Jewish identity, but they also proclaimed it proudly.

Here’s My Story: Straight To The Top

Rabbi Efraim Schmukler has served as rabbi of the Maimonides Geriatric Center in Montreal, Canada, for over thirty years. He was interviewed in the My Encounter Studio in October of 2015. This story has previously been published in the book My Story.

JEM: Precious Souls, A First-Of-Its-Kind Event

JEM announces a new offering for Chabad houses – an immersive event featuring an interactive media presentation. Tailored for broad audiences, the event offers people the opportunity to learn and draw inspiration from the Rebbe’s belief in the power of the individual.