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Abraham’s Test

Abraham’s TestNovember 15, 2019Jewish Thought of the Week | My Jewish BuffaloBy Dr. Theodore Steinberg Parshat Vayera has the distinction of containing one of the most famous stories in the Tanach, the Akedah, the story of the binding of Yitzchak.  So striking...

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Stay Away from Sodom

Stay Away from SodomNovember 8, 2019Jewish Thought of the Week | My Jewish BuffaloBy Ezra N. Rich Parshat Lech Lechah highlights the roles faith, family and community can have in our lives. Beginning with God commanding Avraham Avinu (Abraham) to uproot his life and...

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Judaism is about Diversity

Judaism is about DiversityNovember 1, 2019Jewish Thought of the Week | My Jewish BuffaloBy Rabbi Jonathan Freirich We celebrate the multitude of Jews and Judaism in the same way that we celebrate the infinite variety of people and Peoples. Much of this love of...

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Deborah Greitzer

Deborah GreitzerNovember 15, 2019Community Member Spotlight | My Jewish BuffaloGrowing up in NYC, Deborah Greitzer studied violin with Dorothy DeLay and Oscar Shumsky at the Juilliard School and at Sarah Lawrence College.  She came to Buffalo to join the Buffalo...

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Jeff Clark

Jeff ClarkNovember 8, 2019Community Member Spotlight | My Jewish BuffaloJeff Clark became the Executive Director of Temple Beth Zion this past July.  A 5th generation member, Jeff's Bar Mitzvah was held in the beautiful sanctuary on Delaware Ave.  His father is a past...

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Rebecca Shaw

Rebecca ShawNovember 1, 2019Community Member Spotlight | My Jewish BuffaloRebecca is part of the Buffalo delegation that will be traveling to Israel for the Momentum trip in December! She is a Licensed Professional Engineer who currently works at Nussbaumer &...

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7 Cholent Recipes to Keep You Warm this Winter

7 Cholent Recipes to Keep You Warm this WinterNovember 15, 2019My Jewish Buffalo | Nosh of the WeekWhat is more satisfying than a warm dish on a cold winter day?   Here are 7 interesting recipes and twists on the classic Cholent dish that is often enjoyed on Shabbat...

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My Secret Ingredient for the Perfect Chicken Soup

My Secret Ingredient for the Perfect Chicken SoupNovember 8, 2019My Jewish Buffalo | Nosh of the WeekWho knew that one spice blend could be so transformative? Rachel Ringler found this special ingredient in Adeena Sussman's cookbook, Sababa. Want to know...

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How to Braid Challah 4 Ways!

How to Braid Challah 4 Ways!November 1, 2019My Jewish Buffalo | Nosh of the Week This how-to video from The Nosher will help you conquer the art of braiding challah for Shabbat, the holidays or anytime.   Click below to watch a simple three strand braid, the knotted...

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