Tuesday, July 11, 2006

Eruvin in the News: Berkeley, CA 2

Friday, July 7, 2006

Berkeley synagogue taps ancient custom to relax rules of Sabbath


By Matthai Chakko Kuruvila

As Rabbi Yair Silverman sees it, the 8-mile ring of BART tracks, towers, poles and power lines that encircles his orthodox synagogue's neighborhood in Berkeley and Albany is a series of "spiritual doorways" leading into a sacred space. Read on ...