Where we intersect

In Jerusalem, even event signage is filled with layers of meaning. Here is an example: The YMCA (Christian), hosting an event to benefit Syrian refugees (Muslim), featuring Handel’s Messiah, which of course translates in Hebrew to “Moshiach”. Gives a new (and in my view, much better) definition to the word ‘intersectionality’.

Sally Abrams

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Sally Abrams is a speaker and writer on Israel, Jewish life, and parenting. Her essays are widely read on Times of Israel, Kveller, TCJewfolk, and shared across social media. You can follow her via her personal site.

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