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St. Louis Jewish Light

A nonprofit, independent news source to inform, inspire, educate and connect the St. Louis Jewish community.

St. Louis Jewish Light

 

Our children aren’t the only ones who need training

By Rabbi Danya Ruttenberg, Kveller via JTA April 27, 2016

When my son Yonatan was about 2, we began instructing him in the fine art of acquiring a bagel. We helped him learn that you have to wait in line, patiently, and not cut in front of other people. When it’s your turn, you have to ask for the kind of...

“Reflections – What Can Be?” by Linda Skrainka

Artist’s work encourages viewers to reflect

By Sarah Weinman , Special to the Jewish Light April 20, 2016

Petruta Lipan, director of St. Louis University Museums & Galleries, has high praise for the late St. Louis painter Linda Skrainka.“Linda Skrainka is a powerful artist. Her power sneaks up on you when you look at her work,” said Lipan, who curated...

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