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Ten Times Chai

Ten Times Chai

Wednesday June 13th, 2:00 PM Come hear and share the stories of Michael Weinstein as he tells about some of the 180 existing Orthodox synagogues in New York City he has photographed for his book “Ten Times Chai”. His 613 color photos represent each of the 613 mitzvot of the Torah. Inspired by his own

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Dinner Dance

Dinner Dance

Congregation Anshe Sholom,  New Rochelle’s first synagogue, was founded in 1896. Over the past 122 years we have continuously maintained and nurtured Jewish life in New Rochelle. Anshe Sholom is blessed with a dedicated membership that sustains us year after year. We are delighted to honor our beloved Sisterhood & Laurie Kracko at our...

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The Jews:A People’s History, Pt. 2

The Jews:A People’s History, Pt. 2

PART TWO: Diaspora 1. Introduction 2. The Crucifixion of Jesus 3. Yochanan ben Zakkai 4. Destruction of the Temple Mount 5. Early Synagogues 6. Masada 7. Rabbi Judah Hanasi and Bet Shearim 8. The Mishnah 9. The Babylonian Talmud 10. The Islamic Empire 11. Jewish Community in Baghdad 12. Maimonides and Sephardic Jews 13. Moroccan

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