What is more important: placing the menorah in the window, or lighting the candles?
Security at Temple Beth El has always been a concern. Recent events clearly bring home the message, that yes...this can happen here.
A sermon by Rabbi Amy Wallk Katz.
Saturday was undoubtedly one of the darkest days in recent American Jewish history. What must our answer be at moments like this one?
November-December 2018 / Heshvan-Kislev-Tevet 5779
The Be the Future Campaign has the dual aims of funding the renovation of the Shames Sanctuary and reducing the debt carried by the synagogue.
On the second day of Rosh HaShanah I suggested that in addition to Just Show Up, we should all be thinking about saying Here I am.
Thanksgiving is one of those American holidays that feels Jewish to me.
Do you have travel plans? Save on airport parking at Bradley International Airport, and help Temple Beth El at the same time!
I’m so tired of offering my congregation words of consolation after some horrific attack on innocent people who happen to be gay, or African American or Jewish.