Congregation Am Haskalah Board Meeting May 3, 2018

Congregation Am Haskalah Board Meeting     In Attendance: Liz Fear, Rachel Zane, Jane Levine, Izzy Studzienko, Anita Goldman, Joy Scott   Naches and Chesed: Finkelsteins – sent donation in memory of Jerry Nepon Emily Zane – chosen representative for Governor’s Regional School Safety Task Force Update report on status of Chesed list members Reflection […]

A ‘BISSEL’ OF TORAH PARSHA: BEHAR (LEVITICUS 25:1-26:2), BECHUKOTAI (LEVITICUS 26:3-27:34)

By Joy Scott, Am Haskalah, Congregant This week, we read a double Parshiot, from the Torah (BEHAR) and (BECHKOTAI), the finale of the Book of LEVITICUS. The primary themes of Parsha (BEHAR) are laws and commandments, pertaining to freedom, equality, and charity with ‘dignity’. The Lord spoke to Moses and said: “Tell the Children of […]