Press

Periodically, Valley Beth Shalom or a member of the VBS congregation appears in the news.  Our Community News blog offers articles that pertain specifically to VBS or the greater VBS community.  

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VBS in the Press

  • 4 Southern California faith leaders reflect on Charlottesville violence and the ‘toxin of white supremacy’
    Los Angeles Daily News, August 2017
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  • Rabbis must navigate politics and morality
    Jewish Journal, June 2017
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  • Moving & Shaking: Valley Beth Shalom, American Friends of Hebrew University and more
    Jewish Journal, May 2017
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  • Parashat Tazria-Metzora: The burden and gift of empathy
    Jewish Journal, April 2017
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  • Getting organized, with Moses leading from the back
    Jewish Journal, April 2017
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  • An Interview with Maya Wernick, A Teen Volunteer at OurSpace
    The Wire | The Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles, February 2017
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  • OurSpace Helps the Whole Community Celebrate Jewish Life
    Kehilla Magazine, February 2017
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  • Teaching Math, History and Judaism — Through Cooking
    Jewish Journal, October 2016
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  • Don't Fear the Void
    Jewish Journal, September 2016
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  • Ridesharing To Retain The High Holy Days Spirit
    Jewish Journal, September 2016
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  • VBS Asks Members, "Where Are You?'
    Jewish Journal, September 2016
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  • American's Most Inspiring Rabbis 2016
    Forward, May 2016
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  • What's Happening to Conservative Judaism in America?
    Haaretz, November 23, 2015  
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  • Moving & Shaking: Rosh Hashanah at City Hall
    Jewish Journal, September 24, 2015 
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  • Family's Link to VBS is All Relative
    Jewish Journal, May 29, 2015
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  • Rabbi Harold Schulweis mourned, celebrated at Valley Beth Shalom in Encino
    Los Angeles Daily News, December 21, 2014
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  • Rabbi Harold M. Schulweis, 'Rabbi of Rabbis' and world-renowned Jewish leader, dies at 89
    Jewish Journal, December 18, 2014
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  • I Can't Write About the Beauty of Prayer Right Now
    Jewish Journal, November 19, 2014
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  • Rabbi Feinstein Named One of the the 50 Most Influential Rabbis in America
    Newsweek, June 2010  
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