But three years later, we have some Jewish celebrities to add to the ever-growing list of the rich, famous, and hebraically
Better we Jews and Christians should--in preparation for the initial appearance of our Jewish Messiah or the return appearance of the Christian Messiah as a future event yet to unfold in the personhood of one neither of us has yet met--more fully invest our energies in, Hebraically
, l'takein olam b 'malchut Shaddai.
Despite resistance from a minority within the camp's Rabbinic Advisory Committee, who worried that campers "might return to their congregations too Hebraically
oriented," Kaplan launched the program in 1964 with a minimum of funds but support from influential founding camp figures Ernst Lorge, Herman Schaalman, and Arnold Wolf.