Part-time rabbi finally gets sabbatical arranged

Posted: August 17, 2013 at 5:45 a.m.

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/BOB COLEMAN Rabbi Jacob Adler in the New Temple Shalom in Fayetteville. 9/9/09

The congregation of Temple Shalom of Northwest Arkansas will have to make do without their rabbi for a few months. Rabbi Jacob Adler, who is also an associate professor in the department of philosophy at the University of Arkansas, is on sabbatical for 10 months.

This story is only available from our archives.

Religion, Pages 14 on 08/17/2013


« Previous Story

Fruits of their labors

 Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STATON BREIDENTHAL --8/10/13-- Eddie Forster of Tasty Acres Farm in Scott, Ark., puts tomatoes in baskets Saturday morning at the Hillcrest Farmer's Market at Pulaski Heights Baptist Church in Little Rock.

When the Rev. Randy Hyde called on his congregation to find new ways to reach out to their neighbors, a commun... Read »

Next Story »


Oldest synagogue mediation fails PROVIDENCE, R.I. — Mediation has failed in lawsuits between the nation’s oldest synagogue and first Jewish congregation. Read »