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Archive: March 2015

A Community Response When A Torah Falls

Posted on March 4, 2015

From Rabbi Nesson We, the Jewish people, have always treated the Torah  Scroll, the Sefer Torah, with extraordinary respect.   So if a Torah were to accidently fall, it would affect not only those who were present at that moment, but also the entire community. Well, on Friday night February  13th, ( ah oh!)  it happened in Continue Reading »

My Impressions of Cuba by Barbara Levy

Posted on March 4, 2015

My Impressions of Cuba Barbara Levy ( Barbara was part of the MJCBY Mission to Cuba in February led by Ellen and Rabbi Nesson) I’m not a teary person.  I certainly feel things deeply and I do cry, but I usually don’t tear up.  I learned something new about myself on my recent trip to Continue Reading »