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Tikkun Olam by Guest Blogger Nikki Koch


Thursday, April 25th, 2013 at 10:53 am   3 Comments


Thursday, April 25, 2013 With the TRS Social Action weekend starting tomorrow, it seemed like a good idea to write something about tikkun olam, considering I’m co-chair (with Karen Menichelli) of the Social Action Committee. I was originally planning to more »

Guest Blogger Harriet Epstein


Thursday, April 18th, 2013 at 3:07 pm   2 Comments


Tikkun Olam by Guest Blogger Harriet Epstein Thursday, April 18, 2013 I’ve always been a little OCD. My home constantly seems to need some kind of repair or redecoration. Stains on clothes drive me bananas. Removing a particular spot on more »

Tikkun Olam Guest Blogger


Thursday, April 11th, 2013 at 3:29 pm   1 Comments


Thursday April 22, 2013 By Emma Davidson, TRSTY President There is no way for a successful community member to go about daily life without putting others before themselves. To me, Tikkun Olam is not just the big sacrifices we make more »

Tikkun Olam – an Introduction


Tuesday, April 2nd, 2013 at 5:59 pm   0 Comments


April 2, 2013 In Judaism, the concept of tikkun olam refers to the restoration or repair of an incomplete world.  Rabbi Arthur Green writes that “tikkun olam, which means ‘mending the world,’ is an ancient Hebrew phrase that has taken more »