In a Good time

In a Good time January 7, 2022 Jewish Thought of the Week | My Jewish Buffalo By Sheri Rodman A year ago I sent a holiday card to our friends and family that said, “New Year, New Beginnings.” I was attempting to kill two birds with one stone by sending a dual holiday...

Freedom, Community and Faith

Freedom, Community and Faith December 31, 2021 Jewish Thought of the Week | My Jewish Buffalo By Robin Kurss This week’s Torah portion is Va’era. This portion tells the beginning of the story of Passover:  our enslavement in Egypt, the first seven plagues and the...

Erev Christmas?

Erev Christmas? December 24, 2021 Jewish Thought of the Week | My Jewish Buffalo By Ellen Goldstein Today is December 24.  Not only does Shabbat come early (4:28 pm), but it is also Christmas eve in America and throughout the Christian world. And according to the most...

Gain Through Forgiving

Gain Through Forgiving December 17, 2021 Jewish Thought of the Week | My Jewish Buffalo By Rus Devorah Wallen I’m Rus Devorah Wallen, and I’d like to share my T for 2, my Torah thought for two minutes, more or less. Listen Here! This week’s Torah portion...

Hours of Opportunity

Hours of Opportunity December 10, 2021 Jewish Thought of the Week | My Jewish Buffalo By Rabbi Adam J. Rosenbaum The musical satirist Tom Lehrer liked to tell self-deprecating stories about his bad luck. After one particularly tragic anecdote, he observed, “It’s...