Entries by Barry

Beth Jacob’s Scholar-in-Residence: Dr. Yehudah Kurtzer

Shabbat, May 31 – June 1, 2019   Join us at Beth Jacob for this exciting opportunity to learn from Dr. Yehuda Kurtzer, President of the Shalom Hartman Institute of North America. He is a leading thinker and author on the meaning of Israel to American Jews, on Jewish history and Jewish memory, and on questions […]

Spring Kallah Info

1) I (Barry) will be going. If you need to contact me in case of emergency, my cell number has been sent by e-mail to SK attendees. 2) Packing: The region’s list is available here: beth-jacob.org/skpacking. Don’t forget tallis & tefillin, water bottles and fluorescent clothes! Weather: 3) Bus info: Thursday, April 4th be at Beth […]

Rabbinic Transition Process

For information and updates on the Beth Jacob Rabbinic Transition process, including Search Committee updates, Survey and Conversation reports, and a Timeline, go to the “Rabbi Transition” tab on the top of the page, or click here.

Selichot Film & Services

Saturday, September 1, 9 pm    The High Holy Day season kicks off with Selichot services, preceded this year by the film “The Penalty,” and a discussion of the death penalty in America. “The Penalty” is a feature film that goes behind the scenes of some of the biggest headlines in the history of America’s death […]