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Archive: June 2014

Storahtelling

Posted on June 26, 2014

On Friday, June 6, MJCBY experienced its first “Storahtelling.” Written and directed by Rabbi Amy Joy Small, with coordination assistance from Ellen Nesson, this event was part of a growing trend to recreate the storytelling of Torah that was formerly common during Second Temple days. About 2,500 years ago, the Torah was acted out on Continue Reading »

Posted on June 15, 2014

Reviewed * Bailey: date * Donna: 51214 * Rita: 5-12-14 Regina and Gene Shtirmer proudly invite the congregation to celebrate with them as their son Daniel Lauren is called to the Torah as a Bar Mitzvah on June 14. Daniel is a seventh-grade high honors student at the Hebrew Academy of Morris County. Aside from being an Continue Reading »