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SPRING '12 COVER STORY
In what surprising context does the word "love" first appear in the Bible? Who is the first man in the Torah to "love" a woman? Which rabbi affirmed: "Extend what you have in your hands and in your heart toward other human beings. Love will grow along the lines of your giving"? Enjoy learning about these and other understandings of love from the articles below.
by the RJ editors
A journey of love and "Love in the Movement" photo gallery.
Love in the Movement
by and for the Reform Movement
Post photos and stories of meeting, falling in love, and/or marrying in a Reform setting (congregation, camp, Israel program, Biennial, HUC-JIR, etc).
by Meir Shalev
The very first appearance of love in the Bible.
Lessons from the Sage of Love
by Naftali Rothenberg
Rabbi Akiva's wisdom about the ideal of human love.
by Alan Morinis
What can each of us do to foster nefesh —soul love?
Through Laughter & Tears
by Stephen Breslauer
The 55-year love adventure of NFTY's first married couple.
A Tribute to Sandy Breslauer
Stephen and Sandy's love story on video.
Love IS Stronger than Death
by Rex Perlmeter
Nurturing love in the face of tragedy.
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