Posted December 6, 2012
Posted December 5, 2012
Rabbi Rubinstein shares his thoughts on the U.N. vote, the Jewish community's reaction, and the congregational email that made headlines.
It reads, in part, "The vote at the U.N. yesterday is a great moment for us as citizens of the world."
Posted December 4, 2012
Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair visited our Main Sanctuary for an hour-long dialogue with Rabbi Rubinstein.
Posted November 12, 2012
From the Bronx to Far Rockaway, our congregants pooled their time and efforts to assist their fellow New Yorkers.Read more
Posted November 2, 2012
Our beloved city has suffered massive destruction as a result of Sandy's powerful winds and incomparable flooding. Tonight we will read from the Torah about the tale of the annihilation of Sodom and Gomorrah, two cities similarly destroyed. The reasons given for their demise are helpful in understanding the wonder of our own town.
Posted October 27, 2012
Central Synagogue sponsored a trip Israel designed for first-time visitors. The group toured Israel, visited Yad Vashem, floated in the Dead Sea, explored archaeology at Masada, hiked through the Tel Dan Nature Reserve, shopped in Tel Aviv, celebrated Shabbat on the beach, and sipped wine in the Judean Hills. View more photos on our Facebook page.
Posted October 17, 2012
This morning, our youth director Zach Rolf spoke to more than three hundred high school freshmen from The Beacon School about Judaism. They learned about Reform Judaism, its beliefs, and the role that Central Synagogue plays in the community. We even took out a Torah for them to look at!
Posted September 19, 2012
Posted September 17, 2012
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