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Brace for Impact: How Ian Affected Chabad Communities

The Connections Staff 3 months ago  0
Naomi Stricker // Orlando, FL Three letters, and with them came the death of more than 100 people and... Read More

Why is it a mitzvah to count the Omer?

The Connections Staff 8 months ago  0
Benjamin Samuels// Brooklyn Heights, NY Featured image via www.chabad.org Although Shavuot has already passed, it is nevertheless helpful to... Read More

Shavuot: A Day of Honor

The Connections Staff 8 months ago  0
Benjamin Rosen// Apex, NC Featured image by Ahuva Klein via www.chabad.org On Shavuot we celebrate the day the Jewish... Read More

Go to Hell

The Connections Staff 8 months ago  0
Why the Jewish version isn’t what you thought it was Benjamin Rosen// Apex, NC Ethan Benenson// Hunterdon County, NJ... Read More

The Story of Lag B’Omer, in Verse

The Connections Staff 8 months ago  0
Ethan Benenson// Hunterdon County, NJ Graphic by Walder Education Pavilion, which reads “Rabbi Shimon Bar Yochai” Many years ago... Read More

How to maintain our Jewish identity: Learn from CTeen Skokie!

The Connections Staff 8 months ago  0
Yair Shpiler// Toronto, Canada Featured image caption: Student Ori Hoch-Stein with her kosher meal. As I was anxiously deciding... Read More

How to be Successful: The Jewish Way

The Connections Staff 9 months ago  0
Ethan Benenson// Hunterdon County, NJ One of the things that made the CTeen INTL Shabbaton so incredible was getting... Read More

Escaping our own Egypt

The Connections Staff 9 months ago  0
Benjamin Rosen// Apex, NC Featured image by the Children’s Museum of Atlanta The Jewish people celebrate the Exodus from... Read More

The Seder Plate: A symbolism to my life

The Connections Staff 10 months ago  0
Chloe Baker// Fairfax, VA Ever since I was young, my favorite holiday has been Passover. Although eight days of... Read More

28 years after his death, the Rebbe’s impact lives on

The Connections Staff 10 months ago  0
Today, April 12th, or the 11th day of Nissan, is the birthday of Rabbi Menachem Mendel Schneerson, known as... Read More

Meet a Crown Heights Host for the Shabbaton

The Connections Staff 10 months ago  0
Alfie Joseph// Manchester, UK When 2,300 plus teens rock up to Crown Heights in New York for the CTeen... Read More

Eight Takeaways from Berel Solomon, 2022 INTL Shabbaton Speaker

The Connections Staff 10 months ago  0
Ethan Benenson// Hunterdon County, NJ Berel Solomon was born and raised in Montreal, Canada in a secular home. In... Read More
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