Author: Joel Seltzer

Read Rabbi Seltzer’s Latest on Haaretz.com

Posted by on 03/14/2013

Rabbi Seltzer, the Director of Camp Ramah in the Poconos, writes regularly for Haaretz.com’s Rabbi’s Round Table. Click here to read his latest about the Fifth Cup at your Passover Seder Or you can read the text of the article below: Coffee, Haggadot, and Jewish assimilation Modern and – yes, let’s face it – assimilated Jews find it hard to stick out a full Passover seder, but the answer is not to capitulate, rather to renew that which is ancient and […]

Read Rabbi Seltzer’s latest on Haaretz

Posted by on 02/27/2013

Rabbi Seltzer, the Director of Camp Ramah in the Poconos, writes regularly for Haaretz.com’s Rabbi’s Round Table. Click here to read his latest on Tzedakah on Purim. Or you can read the text of the article below:   A lesson of charity in the frivolity of Purim If we waited all year for the perfect time to give tzedkah, perhaps we would never give it at all. Therefore, why not tie the mitzvah of giving to the day which represents not […]

Read Rabbi Seltzer’s latest on Haaretz

Posted by on 02/18/2013

Rabbi Seltzer, the Director of Camp Ramah in the Poconos, writes regularly for Haaretz.com’s Rabbi’s Round Table. Click here to read his latest on the power of Jewish Chaplaincy.   Or you can read the text of the article below: What I learned as a Jewish Chaplain When, as a student chaplain, I signed up for a unit on Clinical Pastoral Education, I was assigned to three units: intensive care, pediatrics and the psych ward. The first two opportunities were […]

Camp Ramah Opens its Doors to Unaffiliated Families

Posted by on 01/29/2013

Camp Ramah in the Poconos and Ramah Day Camp are opening their doors to Unaffiliated families who are interested in participating in the joys of the Camp Ramah experience.   http://www.heraldonline.com/2013/01/29/4576219/camp-ramah-opens-its-doors-for.html  

Camp Ramah January Newsletter

Posted by on 01/09/2013

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