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B'nai Mitzvah

B’NAI MITZVAH

December 6th, 2017 | by LedgerOnline

SAMANTHA EPSTEIN, daughter of Melissa and Andrew Epstein, will celebrate her bat mitzvah on Saturday afternoon, Dec. 9 at Beth El Temple in West Hartford. MATTHEW MEDVEDOVSKI, son of Bella and Alex Medvedovski, will celebrate his ... Read More


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Torah Portion – Vayeshev

December 6th, 2017 | by LedgerOnline

By Shlomo Riskin Why are Jews (Yehudim) referred to as such? Historically speaking, the vast majority of the descendants of Abraham, Isaac and Jacob who remained committed to their traditions and faith after the first exile ... Read More


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Summer Yiddish Educational Programs Seek Applicants

December 6th, 2017 | by LedgerOnline

AMHERST, Massachusetts – The Yiddish Book Center in Amherst, Massachusetts, is now accepting applicants for three programs for recent graduates, college students, and high school students. For more information on these opporutnities visit yiddishbookcenter.org. The Yiddish ... Read More


B'nai Mitzvah

B’NAI MITZVAH

November 29th, 2017 | by LedgerOnline

ISABEL BROWN, daughter of Eric and Maria Brown, will celebrate her bat mitzvah on Saturday, Dec. 2 at Beth El Temple in West Hartford. SAMUEL COHEN, son of Mark and Helen Cohen, will celebrate his bar ... Read More


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Torah Portion – Vayishlach

November 29th, 2017 | by LedgerOnline

By Shlomo Riskin Three times each day, we begin the Amidah prayer with the words, “Blessed are You, Hashem, our God and God of our ancestors, the God of Abraham, the God of Isaac, and the ... Read More


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Torah Portion – Vayetze

November 21st, 2017 | by LedgerOnline

By Rabbi Tzvi Hersh Weinreb “Who am I?” This is the most powerful question that a person ever asks himself. For many of us, there are no easy answers to that question. We are uncertain of ... Read More


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Your (Jewish) Hit Parade!

November 16th, 2017 | by LedgerOnline

On Sunday, Dec. 3 at 7 p.m., Beth El Temple in West Hartford will rock out with a concert called, appropriately enough, “Rock of Ages.” The evening will feature the Beethoven Violin Concerto and Artie Shaw’s ... Read More


B'nai Mitzvah

B’NAI MITZVAH

November 15th, 2017 | by LedgerOnline

BROOKE BERRY, daughter of Caryn and David Berry, will celebrate her bat mitzvah on Saturday, Nov. 18 at Congregation B’nai Israel in Bridgeport. JACK BOGATZ, son of Melissa and Steven Bogatz, will celebrate his bar mitzvah ... Read More


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Torah Portion – Toldot

November 15th, 2017 | by LedgerOnline

By Rabbi Tzvi Hersh Weinreb I recently returned to one of my former communities. I was approached by a participant in a short introductory Bible course that I gave over 20 years ago. A former student ... Read More


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