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Message from Rabbi Sam

  • Posted on October 31, 2018
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Dear Congregants, I grew up hearing stories of horrific anti-Semitism and that it was inevitable that such anti-Semitism would repeat itself. We were taught “Halachah hi: Eisav sonei et Yaakov” (it is a universal law: Esau hates Jacob) and that we should be vigilant and not trust the other nations of the world, including the Continue Reading »

Rabbi Sam’s High Holiday Remarks!

  • Posted on September 30, 2018
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Shofarot-Jewish Continuity As many of you know I grew up in what is known as an Ultra Orthodox home. For a variety of reasons, some emotional and some intellectual/theological,  I left that lifestyle around 16 years ago. For one thing, I doubted the existence of God. I figured even if God existed, how do we Continue Reading »

Meet our new Hebrew School Principal!

  • Posted on September 30, 2018
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And the youth shall see visions and our hopes shall rise up to the sky, We must live for today, we must build for tomorrow, Give us time, give us strength, give us life. ~Debbie Friedman, “And the Youth Shall See Visions”   I am very honored and delighted to introduce myself as your new Continue Reading »

The CBJ News Bulletin – The Hatokayah for the High Holidays

  • Posted on August 10, 2018
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NYC USY Alumni Initiative

  • Posted on July 17, 2018
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Are you an alum of USY, Nativ, or the Conservative Yeshiva, between the ages of 21 and 40? If you are, you could be a part of our new alumni initiative starting this September in New York City! We are planning monthly programs, Shabbat dinners, social events, and learning opportunities. If you are interested in Continue Reading »