The story below was picked up by USA Today on Tuesday, September 29, 2009. It appeared on page 3 of the print edition (only) with a close-up photo of two students and our Senior Jewish Educator, followed by a brief description of Yom Kippur as a chance to discuss repentance and forgiveness.
Ancient tradition a lesson for modern times
By GARY SOULSMAN
The News Journal
NEWARK -- To Rabbi Jeremy Winaker, when we grow impatient with people on Facebook, it's easy to forget that friends sharing "a status update" also carry a spark of God.