Words and music [below] to Havurat Shalom's Prayer of Healing
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Features weekly Torah portion in an easily accessible terminology with commentary
Comprehensive site offering many details on the Boston area and surrounding communities, including the greater Merrimack Valley
Terrific set of links to foster Jewish learning, including Bar/Bat Mitzvah technical materials with the Trop [musical notes] in a teaching form so you can learn it and the ability to download an individual haftorah portion with an audio file of the actual chanted music together with a printed version for only $18.00
What is Reconstructionist Judaism? - this is a very informative video on YouTube that explains Reconstructionism in a straightforward way - provided through an interview of an elderly Jewish woman who knew the founder, Mordechai Kaplan.
The Forward - In their own words, "The Forward delivers incisive coverage of the issues, ideas and institutions that matter to American Jews. Its rigorous reporting and balanced commentary on politics, arts and culture have won numerous awards year after year, including repeated recognition by the Society of Professional Journalists. Founded in 1897 as a Yiddish-language daily, the Forward soon became a national paper, the most widely read Jewish newspaper anywhere. By the 1920s its circulation outstripped the New York Times. It chronicled the events that affected a population of immigrants eager to earn their place in American life, and published regional editions around the country before any other newspaper. The English Forward was launched as a weekly in 1990. Its perspective on world and national news, and its unparalleled coverage of Jewish arts culture and opinion have made it the most influential nationwide Jewish media outlet today. More than a million unique visitors turn to forward.com each month for award-winning news, thoughtful commentary, and captivating videos. More than 50,000 subscribers receive e-newsletters that highlight the latest stories and areas of special interest like Arts & Entertainment and Food & Drink. The Forward has always been a nonprofit association and is supported by the contributions of its readers."
UPDATED October 5, 2021