About the Author


Rabbi Yehuda L. Oppenheimer

Rabbi Yehuda L. Oppenheimer is rabbi of Young Israel of Forest Hills, NY. He served for many years in Portland, Oregon, where he and his wife Lonni helped several aish.com readers reconnect with their Jewish roots.


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