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Don't miss 'Purim on Broadway'

Haman and King Ahashuerus, aka Wechter and Pomeranz
Haman and King Ahashuerus, aka Wechter and Pomeranz
     One night only! This sensational performance, directed by Cecil B. de Silverberg, starts at 6 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 27, at the Synagogue after Rabbi Moch's Megillah reading.
     Jaci Silverberg has put together a St. Thomas-style Broadway revue starring our own kosher hams:
     Marilyn Blackhall
     Barbara & Gene Feldman
     Carol Moore on piano
     Jackie Jeffries
     Jacqueline Levine
     Jessica & Anna Paiewonsky
     Dr. Donald Pomeranz
     Gary Rosenthal & Judee Slosky Rosenthal
     Rabbi Arthur Starr
     Dr. Stuart Wechter
     Yours truly, Rabbi Stephen Moch
     Susan Granger, a nationally syndicated reviewer, has seen a preview and had this to say:
     "Masquerading as Purim on Broadway, this schlocky mishegas by Linda Tsuroka involves Biblical figures like King Ahashuerus, Queen Vashti, Haman, Mordechai and Esther. Only a schlemiel with the chutzpah of director Jacqueline Silverberg would cast a Rabbi named Starr as an actor, knowing full well that most actors aspire to be a Starr. As a production it's gornisht helfn. Feh!"
     This is your big chance to hear the Megillah reading in our Synagogue and...
     -- See Rabbi Starr star!
     -- Hear strange renditions of favorite Broadway tunes!
     -- Laugh like you haven't laughed in ages!
     -- Look at some incredibly tacky costumes, filched from everyone's closets!
     -- Bring the kids! It's G-rated!
     -- Enjoy your friends and fellow congregants!
     -- Eat the most delicious hamantashen ever (thank you, Iris Horwitz)!

A challenge to congregants: Make Jewish living a priority
   In his D'var Torah and report to the congregation at our annual meeting, Rabbi Moch urged us "to push your Jewish living -- both at Synagogue and at home -- to the top of your personal priority list."
  
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2010-04-20 17:00:34
Don't miss 'Purim on Broadway'Haman and King Ahashuerus, aka Wechter and Pomeranz
   One night only! This sensational performance, directed by Cecil B. de Silverberg, starts at 6 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 27, at the Synagogue after Rabbi Moch's Megillah reading.
  
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2010-02-08 16:41:09
Opportunities to Worship with Us
   From Shabbat services to Tuesday Torah Topics to lunches with the Rabbi, we offer multiple opportunities for you to worship and learn with us.
  
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2009-10-22 12:08:21
Meet Rabbi Shimon Moch, our spiritual leader
   Rabbi Stephen Fisher Moch joined the Hebrew Congregation on Dec. 1, 2008, becoming our seventh Rabbi since our founding. Here is more about his spiritual journey and his background.
  
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2009-06-06 19:16:34
Synagogue group visits Cuba's Jewish communityRabbi Starr, Marilyn Blackhall, Adela Dworin and Helen Goldman
   Twenty-one members of the congregation went to Cuba during the first week in June to visit with the Jewish community there. Traveling under a U.S. Government license obtained by Rabbi Starr for a religious trip, the group visited with members of five different congregations.
  
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2007-06-13 15:14:12
Our response to Va. Tech tragedy: plant trees
   The recent tragedy at Virginia Tech has pained us all and we need to find a fitting response to remember those whose lives were taken.
  
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2007-05-03 10:36:21
Glitz isn't part of island Bar/Bat Mitzvah celebrations
   One of the hottest topics on rabbinic bulletin boards these days is the escalating cost and lavishness of Bar and Bat Mitzvah celebrations. This isn't a new debate.
  
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2005-12-15 14:38:27
Check out TORAH4KIDS.net
   Congregants, their children and grandchildren can now take advantage of a website that makes Torah interesting and informative for kids of all ages. It's called Torah4Kids and it's available here.
  
  
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2005-09-07 16:33:03

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