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BCC: Past Presidents

written on July 20, 2017 // 0 Comments

Lauren Schlau(current) Bruce Maxwell(2009-2013) Brett Trueman(2005-2009) Davi Cheng(2005-2009) David Mill(1999-2002) Joshua D. Wayser(1997-1999) Marie-Jeanne Lambert(1995-1997) Noah Alexander(1992-1995) Ralph Stevens, z’l(1990-1992) […]

Peace Through Peaceful Means: Parashat Pinchas

written on July 17, 2017 // 1 Comment

by Rabbi Heather Miller I don’t know if you know this about me, but in 2008, I studied for 6 […]

The Summer Our Rainbow Flag Became a Red Flag

written on July 5, 2017 // 0 Comments

Rabbi Lisa Edwards has published yet another piece in Jewish Journal – About the Chicago Dyke March controversy. Start reading […]

L.A. Clergy Respond to the Kotel Controversy

written on July 1, 2017 // 0 Comments

Remarks from Rabbi Lisa included in this Jewish Journal piece from June, 27 2017: In December 1988, I was a […]

In the Tent of Meeting: Drash on Shelach-Lecha – June 17, 2017

written on July 1, 2017 // 0 Comments

Drash by Dave Parkhurst, shared at the Egalitarian Minyan In Shelach-Lecha, Bamidbar, Numbers 14:1-10, men had just been sent to […]

Parashat Sh’lach: Curiosity over assumptions

written on June 16, 2017 // 0 Comments

I was one of about 400 people in attendance last week at the NewGround: A Muslim-Jewish Partnership for Change iftar at Wilshire Boulevard […]

Pride 2017 With BCC

written on June 6, 2017 // 0 Comments

BCC Family and friends, Please join us for PRIDE weekend! Thursday, June 8: Interfaith Service, 6pm. Friday, June 9: PRIDE […]

“The Priestly Blessing:” Drash on Naso– June 2, 2017

written on June 4, 2017 // 0 Comments

by Ilene Cohen In the parasha for this week, NASO, appears the most familiar words in the Torah—so familiar that […]

Mini-Course on US Civics for Jews

written on June 3, 2017 // 3 Comments

“U.S. Civics for Jews” is an introduction to the workings of government and electoral politics in the U.S. The “for […]

Book Club: The Library

written on May 17, 2017 // 0 Comments

THIS MONTH’S BOOK CLUB Letters to a Young Muslim, by Omar Sarif Ghobush  Sunday, July 30, 10:00 am This book does […]