Congregation Emanu-El of Westchester
Simchat Torah and Consecration
Come See THE WHOLE Torah at our Simchat Torah Celebration
Friday, 10/2, 6:30 Dinner, 7:30 Service.
After our annual BBQ Dinner al fresco we'll celebrate our Torah in the sanctuary with music from our professional band, Consecration for our new Religious School students, dancing with the Torah and our annual unrolling of an entire Torah scroll around the back of the sanctuary. Come see the ENTIRE Torah from (in) the beginning to the very end. RSVP for dinner. All are welcome to the service.
Two Presentations on the Iran Deal
Accept the Deal… if Grudgingly: Rabbi Eric Yoffie
Rabbi Eric Yoffie, President Emeritus of the Union for Reform Judaism, columnist and lecturer, recently spoke to the congregation about why the American Jewish community should accept this deal despite its many faults and how the deal will, ultimately, make Israel and the world a safer place. You can watch a video of his remarks HERE.
Reject the Deal: David Harris
David Harris, Executive Director of the American Jewish Committee, spoke on Wednesday, 8/26, about the reasons AJC is opposing the deal. You can watch the video of his remarks HERE. A big thank you to AJC for partnering with us to make this event possible!