Monthly Archives: March 2014

Purim 2014 – A Joint Affair

By Sharon Bleviss Members of B’nai Emunah, Beth Israel Judea, Ner Tamid and Or Shalom gathered on the eve of March 15th to celebrate Purim at BIJ. Costumed crowds gathered for dinner while the four rabbis in their clown outfits … Continue reading

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Judith Edwards Bat Mitzvah Drash

Judith Lange Edwards was called to the torah as a Bat Mitzvah on March 1, 2014 Pedukei – Exodus 30:11-16 Imagine a desert; wind tearing over sand dunes; ‘lone and level sands stretch far away’; a single cactus stands guard … Continue reading

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Martin Lindauer’s story published in Tikkun Magazine

Member Martin Lindauer, in addition to writing academic books,  also writes and publishes fiction.  In the latest issue of Tikkun Magazine, his short story “At the Gravesite” is featured.  In this story the narrator, standing at his father’s gravesite, remembers … Continue reading

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Leaving a Legacy – Fred and Lore Walker

Fred and Lore (z”l) Walker, made plans for the future of Congregation B’nai Emunah many years ago. Both of them have had deep roots in the congregation.  Lore’s father, Eric Mendelsohn, was one of the founding members of the synagogue, … Continue reading

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