“No leaven may be seen within all your borders” (Exodus 13:7)

Posted on April 4th, 2012 by

The Torah throws many challenges our way, phrased as commands. The prohibition of chametz (leavened wheat, oats, rye, barley and spelt) may not be the most difficult to follow, or the most incomprehensible, but Passover is almost upon us, and it is the one we are thinking about right now. So it might be a good time to ask: How are we to really rid ourselves of ALL the chametz within the borders we control (our homes)? To find out more, head over to the Chosen Food blog!

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Once Upon a Time….06.17.2011

Posted on February 14th, 2012 by

The Baltimore Jewish Times publishes unidentified photographs from the collection of Jewish Museum of Maryland each week. Click here to see the most recent photo on their website. If you can identify anyone in these photos and more information about them, contact Jobi Zink, Senior Collections Manager and Registrar at 410.732.6400 x226 or jzink@jewishmuseummd.org.

Date run in Baltimore Jewish Times: June 17, 2011

PastPerfect Accession #: 1996.063.050

Status: Partially Identified! Jewish Holidays.  Passover youth seder 4/73, 1. unidentified 2. Eli Schmell 3. unidentified 4. unidentified 5. unidentified

Special Thanks: Libby Lehman

 

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Once Upon a Time…06.10.2011

Posted on February 7th, 2012 by

The Baltimore Jewish Times publishes unidentified photographs from the collection of Jewish Museum of Maryland each week. Click here to see the most recent photo on their website. If you can identify anyone in these photos and more information about them, contact Jobi Zink, Senior Collections Manager and Registrar at 410.732.6400 x226 or jzink@jewishmuseummd.org.

Date run in Baltimore Jewish Times: June 10, 2011

PastPerfect Accession #: 1993.173.032

Status: Unidentified. Nicholas Beser & 11 men, at religious service, “Passover / Paris”.

 

 

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