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An Air Force Chaplain’s Unforgettable Passover, 50 Years Ago

How a week of military leave created one rabbi’s unlikely connections to Menachem Begin and Ted Kennedy, on the eve of the Six-Day War

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NYPD’s Chief Rabbi Honored for 50 Years of Service

Alvin Kass is the first chaplain in NYPD history to become a three-star chief

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The Rabbi in Wartime

In the fog of war, one chaplain made a difference. So, a grateful veteran decided to learn more about the man he once knew.

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Memorial Day Isn’t Just a Day Off

A new understanding of the holiday from a military perspective

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Tisha B’Av on a Kuwait Military Base Gives a Chaplain a Lesson in Unity

The holiday never resonated for me, until I understood its message about connecting with other Jews—even Messianic ones

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An Army Chaplain’s Memorial Day of Hope

How one cantor gained a new view of the holiday, and a belief in a brighter future

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Congregation B’nai Kabul

Most of the time, Larry Bazer runs a shul in Massachusetts. But for the past six months, he served in the military as the only rabbi in Afghanistan.

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