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Passover Guide 5777

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Click here to view and download our Passover Guide 5777.
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Pre-Pesah Shabbat Dinner with Guest Speaker Carol Goodman Kaufman

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April 7--Leave the cooking for Shabbat dinner to us, as you clean your kitchen for Pesah! We will begin the evening with our Shabbat Zimrah service…
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Watch Our Services Live

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We now have live streaming from TBE! If you are unable to attend services during the High Holy Days, or on any Shabbat, you may now watch from the…
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Temple Beth El in the News

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Check out this article about Temple Beth El that appeared recently in The Jewish Advocate. Click here to read.
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The Latest Tekiah

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March-April 2017 / Adar-Nisan-Iyar 5777 Click here to view past issues of Tekiah.
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From Rabbi Katz

Reaction to the UN Vote

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Since the United Nations' vote to condemn Israeli settlements, I have been struggling. Trying to think about a response that reflected how I was…
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Strong Women and the Hanukkah Story

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Judith Beheading Holofernes” (Caravaggio, 1573-1610) For many artists and scholars, Judith's sexualized femininity interestingly and sometimes…
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About Aleppo

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The carnage and bloodshed in Syria continue without end. Men, women and children are being slaughtered, and it is difficult to remain indifferent to…
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Here I Am - Hineni

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For some time now, we have used the phrase Just Show Up as our tagline. We understand that we create community when we Just Show Up. Recently, three…
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Prepare for the New Year

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September-October 2016 / Av-Elul-Tishrei 5776/5777 - S.Y. Agnon tells the following in his classic book, Days of Awe: Once our master, Rabbi Hayyim…
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Preparing for Rosh HaShanah

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Rosh HaShanah is in a month, and I wanted to suggest some ways that you can prepare for the holiday. I assume that all of you will make arrangements…
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Black Lives Matter

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For some time now, I have been wanting to respond to the platform that was presented by Black Lives Matter last August. I wish that I could have…
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