April 21, 2016

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Rabbi Ron Shulman

Rabbi Ron Shulman

I came to Chizuk Amuno Congregation in July 2004 to serve as this synagogue community’s seventh Senior Rabbi. Teaching is the rabbinic role I find most enjoyable. Celebrating and observing the sacred, personal moments...

Latest Blog Post - April 21, 2016

We Made Our Decision

We made our decision. Did you make yours? In our home one of the most interesting and fun parts of preparing for Pesah this year was talking about, and listening to our friends’ discussions about, whether or not to eat kitniyot during Passover. Some months ago the Committee on Jewish Law and Standards of our Conservative Movement issued a teshuvah, an answer to a question many ask. In keeping our homes kosher for Passover...

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Recent Sermons

Pharaoh’s Hardened Heart and Ours

Shabbat HaGadol 5776

I met a wonderful group of Israeli teenagers this week. Here...

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Common Cause

Shabbat Vayakel 5776

The best way to meet new people is to join in common cause...

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Rabbi Deborah Wechsler

Rabbi Deborah Wechsler

Rabbi Wechsler has touched the lives of many members of our community through her intellect, warmth, compassion and commitment to the ideals of Conservative Judaism. As the first woman to serve as rabbi of Chizuk Amuno...

Latest Blog Post - April 20, 2016

Happy Passover

Dear Friends, We at Chizuk Amuno have been busily preparing for Pesah. Not only have been focused inwards on our kitchens and homes but we have been focused outwards as well. Through Gemilut Hasadim and our Food Drive we collected 77 bags of food weighing 535 pounds.  That food will help fulfill the command of the hagaddah that we will recite on Friday and Saturday nights, kol dichfin yetei ve yichol, let all who are...

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Recent Sermons

Like Water on a Stone

Once there was an ordinary man named Akiba. He was born Jewish but if there has been...

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A Safe Appearance

The Israelite people have encountered God. They have experienced the revelation at...

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