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RABBI LAWRENCE ENGLANDER, D.H.L. co-editor and author of the recently published “The Fragile Dialogue: New Voices of Liberal Zionism” will be our Scholar-in-Residence this year. Thursday, April 12 7 pm – 8:30 pm: Mishnah class (Open to all!) How did we get from a centralized Jerusalem Temple to world-wide synagogues? In our Mishnah … Continue reading “TE Scholar in Residence April 12-14, 2018”
You and your family are invited to celebrate the Passover Seder with Rabbi Farbman and your extended Temple Emanuel Family! Friday, MARCH 30 @ 6:30 PM Members & Non-Members Welcome! Please register by March 23 – we will not be able to accept any reservations after that date! Sign up today! Fill out my … Continue reading “Passover Seder 5778 at Temple Emanuel, Friday March 30 at 6:30 pm”
Join the fun and come to the biennial Asian fusion dinner on Sunday, February 11th at 6:00 (snow date Feb. 25). This year’s event will take place at a new location – Tengda, 1676 Boston Post Road in Milford. In addition to a sumptuous dinner with friends, there will be wine, a silent auction, and … Continue reading “Biennial Asian Fusion Banquet and Auction, Sunday, February 11th at 6:00pm”
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”