Monthly Archives: May 2012

Tikkun Leyl Shavuot 5772/2012

A collaborative project of congregations Beth Israel Judea, B’nai Emunah, Ner Tamid and Or Shalom When: May 26th 5pm to midnight Where: Congregation Beth Israel Judea on Brotherhood Way Who:  Seven local Rabbis and you! What: Tantalizing Torah Study and a … Continue reading

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A Bissel to Nibble #16

A Short Shabbat Reflection from the Weekly Parsha by Rabbi Mark Melamut *Bissel: (bis-sel) Yiddish. Meaning: “a little.” “Give me a bissel lox on my bagel, would you, darling?” A biselleh is even less. (www.bubbygram.com) Served each Friday afternoon, noonish. … Continue reading

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We Need Your Singing Voice

Have you noticed that you’re singing more in the shower recently?  Could be that you need an outlet for your love of music. The B’nai Emunah High Holy Days Choir will begin rehearsals in June.  We will probably meet twice … Continue reading

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In Memoriam Barbara Wood

Barbara Bressen Wood (nee Gross) died at home on April 22, 2012 at age 73. Born in Philadelphia, PA, she also lived in New York City, and South Orange, NJ. Beloved wife of Deloss M. Wood, mother of Andrew Bressen … Continue reading

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Fred Lifsitz Benefit Concert a Great Success

Hats Off to Fred Lifsitz and Musician Colleagues By Bonnie Gratch Lindauer The Sunday May 6th benefit concert organized by Fred Lifsitz  and performed with his colleagues was a smashing success. Fred introduced and gave background information about each of … Continue reading

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A Bissel to Nibble #15

A Short Shabbat Reflection from the Weekly Parsha by Rabbi Mark Melamut *Bissel: (bis-sel) Yiddish.  Meaning: “a little.” “Give me a bissel lox on my bagel, would you, darling?” A biselleh is even less. (www.bubbygram.com) Served each Friday afternoon, noonish. Parshat Acharei Mot – Kedoshim (Leviticus … Continue reading

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