Monthly Archives: November 2017

Cantor Barash’s 2017 Sabbatical

November 20th, 2017

Debra and I are off to Israel. We’ll be there for 5 weeks and we’ll be posting stories and pictures about our travels to the CEEBJ blog. Click on the link above to see where we’ve been!

From Rabbi Marc Berkson – November 1, 2017 from Ha-Kol

November 1st, 2017

I write as our Cantor is on the way to Israel for a well-deserved sabbatical. He will be riding from Jerusalem to Eilat as part of the 2017 Israel Ride sponsored by the Arava Institute for Environmental Studies and Hazon. Many of us were introduced to Hazon’s great work creating Read More

From Rabbi Toba Schaller – November 1, 2017 from Ha-Kol

November 1st, 2017

With everything going on in the world and our community as I sit down to write for Ha-Kol this month, I have decided that rather than sharing an article that I’ve written I would instead like to share one of the best articles I’ve read this month. Why get wisdom Read More

From Cantor David Barash – November 1, 2017 from Ha-Kol

November 1st, 2017

Thanks for Beautiful Days of Awe Hopefully you had a meaningful and awe inspiring High Holy Days experience this year. I want to thank our outstanding High Holy Day choir and much appreciation goes out to our proficient Torah and Haftarah Readers who helped make our services so beautiful. We Read More

From President Michael Levin – November 1, 2017 from Ha-Kol

November 1st, 2017

On Rosh Hashanah, I discussed the importance of tzedakah. This is an obligation and a tradition of our people, to increase justice and righteousness in the world. I would like to thank those of you who have contributed to our High Holy Day appeal. As many of you know, our Read More