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Chizuk Amuno Congregation


We welcome you and your family to continue to learn and pray with us each day in ways that we
believe will elevate your search for meaning and deepen your faith.

We also invite you to keep in touch, reach out to us in times of need, and stay informed as
we explore together the challenges and responses to COVID-19 through a Jewish lens.

Although our campus is temporarily closed, our community and all that we are able to
offer at this time remain available and open to you in new and exciting ways. Some of our current offerings are listed below.
May we all enjoy in peace, community, and good health!

Wordless Repentance

As part of the Working Group on Repentance that I taught in the “Couch to 5777 Preparation for Elul” series last month, I asked students to describe repentance without words. At first they insisted that they couldn’t draw, as most adults generally do  when they are asked to draw. But in the next few moments, fascinating illustrations emerged – people on two sides of a road walking in the same direction, a loop with a heart on one end and a void on the other, a person with hands raised in payer, interconnecting “molecules”, and many others. Each picture the journey we take during these ten days of repentance leading up to Yom Kippur.

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What would your illustration be?