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

St. Louis Jewish Light

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

St. Louis Jewish Light

Bassy Landa (center), co-director of Chabad Jewish Center of St. Charles, speaks as (from left) Rabbi Yosef Landa, Missouri Rep. Adam Schwadron, St. Charles Mayor Dan Borgmeyer and Rabbi Chaim Landa look on.

2nd Annual ‘St. Charles Jewish Festival’ will celebrate Jewish pride

Published July 6, 2022

Until recently, St. Charles County had been home to at least two dozen churches and zero synagogues.  The lack of Jewish gathering spaces in St. Charles did not appear to deter western migration, as an estimated 6,000 Jews now live in St. Charles,...

Who knew? 6,000+ Jews call St. Charles County home

Who knew? 6,000+ Jews call St. Charles County home

Bill Motchan, Special For The Jewish LightPublished April 10, 2022
That translates to roughly 10% of all the Jews in the greater St. Louis region.
How introducing more G-d into our lives can ensure better decision-making

How introducing more G-d into our lives can ensure better decision-making

RABBI CHAIM A. LANDAPublished April 10, 2022

As a rabbi and spiritual mentor, I am frequently approached by community members who are struggling with making important life decisions, whether in their personal or professional capacities. These can be small things or some of life’s greater challenges:...

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