The Freedom to be a Holy People

The Freedom to be a Holy People

By Rabbi Dr. Eugene Korn In synagogues this month, we read the glorious Jewish march from Egyptian slavery to freedom. When the Jewish people emerge triumphantly out of the Red Sea, they are finally emancipated from 210 years of cruel servitude to despotic Pharaohs. The political philosopher Michael Walzer has shown that the Exodus narrative […]

CJCUC Appoints Rabbi Daniel Sherbill as its U.S. Assistant Director

CJCUC Appoints Rabbi Daniel Sherbill as its U.S. Assistant Director

With the mandate to assist and enhance the Center for Jewish-Christian Understanding and Cooperation’s (CJCUC) relations with the Christian communities in the United States, Rabbi Shlomo Riskin has appointed Rabbi Daniel Sherbill as its U.S. Assistant Director. During his four decades as a pulpit rabbi, Sherbill has chaired multiple interfaith projects including chairing the Inter-Religious […]

Oklahoma Legislatures Receive Key to the City of Efrat

Oklahoma Legislatures Receive Key to the City of Efrat

In a dinner this week honoring the Oklahoma House State Legislature for their staunch support for Israel, Mayor of Efrat Oded Revivi and Shlomo Riskin, Chief Rabbi of Efrat and Founder of the Center for Jewish-Christian Understanding and Cooperation, presented the House Representatives Israel Delegation with a Key to the City of Efrat. “They have […]