Rabbi’s shout-out to visiting Michele Bachmann riles some
By Manya A. Brachear, Chicago Tribune reporterSeptember 29, 2012
For some members of a Conservative Jewish synagogue in Lakeview, this year’s overlap of election season with the season of forgiveness presented a challenge.
During a worship service Tuesday on the eve of Yom Kippur, the Jewish Day of Atonement, Rabbi Michael Siegel of Anshe Emet Synagogue offered what he called a customary greeting to a public official in the audience — U.S. Rep. Michele Bachmann, R.-Minn. The greeting follows a …Read More »