For our first Mitzvah morning of the 2018-2019 calendar year, we will be headed to B’nai Israel’s Cemetery at 117 Kings Highway East. Over the past several decades, some of the headstones at the cemetery have endured nature’s various elements. Rabbi Prosnit is delighted to hear that we have made it our mission to clean, Continue Reading »
Election Day is November 6th! Join us on Sunday, September 23rd from 9:30 a.m. to noon and register to vote with the help of congregant volunteers. In order to register you must: 1. Be a United States citizen 2. Live in Connecticut 3. Be at least 17 years old and turning 18 by Election Day Continue Reading »
Sukkot – Sunday, September 23 – Turn, Turn, Turn! Each year during Sukkot we sing Pete Seeger’s song, “Turn Turn Turn,” which comes from a well-known line in the Book of Ecclesiastes (Kohelet), traditionally read during this holiday. “To everything there is a season, and a time for every purpose under heaven.” As the seasons Continue Reading »
The festival of Sukkot celebrates the harvest and our hopes for the future. Join Rabbis Prosnit, Schultz and Ira Wise for some adult learning and conversation. We begin not long after Erev Sukkot services, which are at 6:00 p.m.