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Interested in going to Israel with Temple Emanuel in July 2018? Want to find out more? Come to this informational meeting on November 29 at 6pm to have all your questions answered! (Well, not ALL of your questions – but enough to get you ready for a trip of a lifetime!)
Come celebrate Shabbat Chanukah with your extended Temple Emanuel Family! Bring your own Chanukkiah and let’s fill the sanctuary with light on this very special Chanukah shabbat! After the music-filled Shabbat celebration with Temple Emanuel Band enjoy a family-style meal. Bring some latkes to share at our annual latke cook-off, and may the best latka … Continue reading “Shabbat Chanukah and Dinner, Friday, December 15 at 6pm”
Join Rabbi Michael Farbman & Julian Resnick on this TE journey to Israel. Acknowledging the fact that this is a community… Both with people who want to explore Israel for the first time and veterans of Israel travel who want to return and renew their acquaintance with the country. Acknowledging the fact that this is … Continue reading “TE Travels: TE goes to Israel, July 14-26, 2018!”
After a thorough process of examining Mishkan HaNefesh, the new Reform Machzor for the High Holy Days, the Temple Emanuel Ritual Committee recommended we adopt the new Machzor. The Board of Directors unanimously endorsed this recommendation. The Ritual Committee greatly appreciates all of the feedback and help we received from congregants. A new HH prayerbook … Continue reading “New Maczhor for High Holy Days!”
iEngage: Israel’s Milestones and Their Meanings A Shalom Hartman Institute Lecture and Study Series Led by Rabbi Michael Farbman
Through video lectures, text study, and lively group discussion, we are pleased to bring the world-renowned faculty of the Shalom Hartman Institute into the Temple Emanuel community this fall. iEngage: Israel’s Milestones and Their Meanings explores the pivotal events of 1917, 1947, and 1967 as key moments when Zionism unleashed new thinking about the meaning of … Continue reading “iEngage: Israel’s Milestones and Their Meanings A Shalom Hartman Institute Lecture and Study Series Led by Rabbi Michael Farbman”
JTE Open House and March of the Living Information Session Tuesday, September 5 | 7 p.m. | JCC of Greater New Haven March of the Living is a an annual educational program which brings students from around the world to Poland, where they explore the remnants of the Holocaust, visiting concentration camp sites and … Continue reading “Jewish Teen Education – JTE”