Will Rosh Hashanah 5781 come with a paywall?
“We have to be able to ensure the security of our institutions — and that all the people who walk into the institutions feel safe coming in there.”
Union Temple, which told its members Thursday it is “out of money” approached Congregation Beth Elohim about a possible merger.
Those who attend synagogue for the sake of kiddush — the post-Shabbat receptions at which congregants mingle, gossip, and nosh — will be disappointed.
Synagogue leadership need to think creatively to connect around financial issues in compassionate but intentional ways
“We probably need to imagine a High Holidays where we do not meet in person at all, and work backward from there.”
During the coronavirus pandemic, synagogues race to reinvent themselves
“It’s a beautiful building, and I wish somebody wanted it.”
The increased accessibility and Jews seeking solace amid the deadly coronavirus have more congregants joining prayers.
“I just need to get eBay gift card today for some women going through cancer at the hospital.”