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Ben's Drash

Ben’s Drash

By Ben Belin


Today’s Torah portion is very interest-ing because it deals with interest… See what I did there!


Apparently, Israelites are not supposed to charge one another interest.


I used to find this very concerning, and would charge people interest when t…

Chabad of the Bluegrass August 2017

Chabad of the Bluegrass, is one of more than 4,000 branches of the Chabad Lubavitch Movement, the world’s largest international organization involved with Jewish education and outreach programming. Chabad offers numerous options for Jewish learning on every level, i…

Classic Movies at the Kentucky Theatre

By Reva Schottenstein 

Summer is a wonderful time of year, full of traditions and special activities. One of my favorite summer traditions is watching classic movies at the Kentucky Theatre. 

Every summer from the end of May through the end of August, the Kentucky Theatre runs th…

Chabad of the Bluegrass June/July 2017

By Rabbi Shlomo Litvin

Community Class 
Join in an hour of study and unity with Rabbi Litvin at the Jewish Federation of the Bluegrass. June 13 at 12.00 p.m. 

Does your home have a Mezuzah? The Torah promises a Mezuzah will protect the home and its inhabitants fr…

What's New With Camp Shalom This Year?

By Tamara Ohayon

Camp Shalom is going into its 49th season with a healthy shake up! This year we will experiment with a new-ish location and new schedule, field trips to enhance the day camp program, a new database, UltraCamp, and the addition of an overnight session for children entering 2…