Friends: Go over to Telling Secrets and read "The Radical Orthodox Rabbi." A wonderful read from a powerful writer. It is particularly timely as we lurch into Holy Week.
So the question is: Is there away out of the great Schism, or the great mess, or whatever we call the miserable relation between Christians and Jews? Is there a way beyond the antisemitism that pervades so much Christian thinking?
Elizabeth's small story points a way: becoming family again requires practice, practice, practice. That and eating together. Read her piece. The sooner the better. Before Good Friday.