Monthly Archives: November 2018

Fennel and Orange-Scented Challah Recipe

Fennel and Orange-Scented Challah

 

by Peter Fritz

Fennel and orange scented challah is a favorite of many members of the congregation.  Because fennel and orange go so well together, I include some orange zest with some fresh orange… Continue reading

Prayers for Pittsburgh Service – President Sandra Armstrong’s Opening Speech

November 1st, 2018 – The Prayers for Pittsburgh Service was held at Temple Emanu-El with approximately 300 in attendance including representatives of congregations across Oahu. It was described as “A gathering for members of the Oahu Jewish and other faith… Continue reading

Drash Schedule for November

Date

Parsha

Drash

Nov 3

Hayyei Sarah

Sid Goldstein

Nov 10

Toledot

Daniel Lev

Nov 17

Va-Yetse

TBA

Nov 24

Va-Yishlah

Robert Littman

Calendar

Upcoming Events

  1. Indecent – A play by Paula Vogel

    June 21 @ 7:30 pm - July 30 @ 2:00 pm
  2. Book Club Meeting (Rescheduled from June 9)

    June 30 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm

Categories

  • A Time of Turning
    Tomorrow, those of us in the northern hemisphere will experience the longest day of the year, an evening filled with light. We’ll both be celebrating the beauty of summer and waiting for the sun to finally go down so that we can welcome Shabbat. In the Jewish year we’re taking a moment to breathe in […]
  • Does God Need Our Prayers?
    In a word, yes — but not in the way most people think. Originally posted on My Jewish Learning Does God need our prayers? In a word, yes. God does need our prayers, but not in the way people sometimes think. It’s not that there is a vain, insecure God up in heaven who loves to hear praise and exaltation. […]