Jewishness

Monday, 18 December 2006 Leave a comment Go to comments

Perhaps Karl Barth would rise w/ an resounding “YES!” to this tidbit of Jewish wisdom?

Hanukkah has always been a celebration of Judaism in the midst of pressure to let go of Jewish uniqueness.
– Cantor Ari Priven

And perhaps this is something we all should seek to embody, Jewish or not, as we are all poked and prodded on every side to let go of that which is our identity–how ever we identify and whether we are able to situate ourselves in an identity.

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