Tag: synagogue

Rabbi Alter Goldstein and Rabbi Yisroel Goldstein

Ann Arbor Nephew of Poway Rabbi Shares His Family’s Reaction

Rabbi Alter Goldstein, nephew of Rabbi Yisroel Goldstein of Poway, says, "This hit my personal family, but we are all one..." By Shelli Liebman Dorfman Featured...
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Metro Detroit Reacts to Poway Synagogue Shooting

Metro Detroit rabbis express sympathy and sadness following the shooting at Chabad of Poway. By Allison Jacobs On April 27, the world watched as yet another...
stained glass window of a Star of David in a synagogue

Synagogues: Challenges & Opportunities In the Face of Trends and Technology

The Contours of Our Jewish Community: Snapshots from the 2018 Population Study Editor’s Note: Each week, the Jewish News will offer insights into the findings...
Left to right: Jeri Fishman, Liz Modell, Jodee Fishman Raines, Hillary King

Common Thread

Though not so unusual, seven synagogues currently are led by women. Barbara Lewis Contributing Writer Seven congregations in the Detroit Jewish community are led by female presidents....
Rabbis Herbert, Yoskowitz, Rachel Shere and Aaron Bergman and Canton Daniel Gross

Diamond Anniversary

Adat Shalom Synagogue celebrates 75 years. Above: Rabbis Herbert, Yoskowitz, Rachel Shere and Aaron Bergman and Cantor Daniel Gross In the beginning, most of Detroit’s Orthodox and...
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The Jewish Jack Of All Trades

By Rabbi Dr Raymond Apple In the haftarah for Sh’mini Atzeret, Solomon blesses Israel and says, "Let your heart be whole with the Lord your God"...
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Petite Essays On Mortality

The following five essays are companions to Stephen Goldman’s eloquent piece on facing the new year with a terminal diagnosis. All five writers have...
MSU students enjoying a fun night of competition at the Ryan Rosman Memorial Student Broomball Tournament: (top) Jordan Hankin; San Diego, Calif.; Hunter Moore, Scarsdale, N.Y.; Max Labe, Huntington Woods; Miles Moon, Birmingham; and Eric Wertheim, Suffern, N.Y.; (bottom) Lynn Hanna, Chicago; Max Vinocur, New York City; and Delaney Backonen, West Bloomfield.

Jewish@edu – Jewish Life On Campus 101

The top 10 things you need to know to thrive on campus as a Jewish student. Picture this: You’ve just wrapped up your best summer...
Aaron Scholnik, second from right, on the new bimah with open house guests

New Home – Temple Beth Sholom

Photos by Shannon Ruiz Opening the doors at Marquette’s first-ever Jewish synagogue. Marquette may be known for its iron ore port and breweries, as the home...
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Letters – July 12, 2018

Good Things Are Happening We may be not aware of some very good things happening in our community. The massive effort by the Jewish Federation...