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Family of Rabbis Visits Cons Who Violated ‘Thou Shalt Not Get Caught’

By Justin Breen CHICAGO — The High Holidays of Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur offer Jews a fresh, new year and a chance to ask God for forgiveness. Rabbi Binyomin Scheiman said those opportunities should be extended to current and former inmates within the Illinois prison system. Scheiman runs the non-profit Hinda Institute with two of […]

HINDA Family Pre-Purim Party

Posted on March 1, 2015

“Starting off with Hamantash baking, we filled the dough circles with jam, shaping them into triangles like Haman’s hat. Then everyone sat down for dinner and heard the Purim story; how Esther & Mordechai helped save the Jews from Haman’s decree, with G-d orchestrating a series of events. Afterwards a clip of children acting out the Purim story was viewed followed by a […]