Martin Luther King Remarks – Rabbi Schonbrun

Rabbi Aaron Schonbrun
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration
January 16, 2013

Friends, colleagues and neighbors, Berukhim Habaim, welcome to our congregation and thank you for taking the time to celebrate with us this evening. As the rabbi of Congregation …

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Tuesday Morning Torah – January 15, 2013

A few days ago Rabbi Sharon Braus of   IKAR in Los Angeles created the following video on You Tube about the power of our words.

Here’s the challenge for the week– Try following her advice for the entire …

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Tuesday Morning Torah – January 8, 2013

As a congregational Rabbi, I am continually looking for ways to learn more about Judaism. You might think that Rabbis spend a good deal of time each week studying- but the truth is that the multi-faceted and wonderful world of …

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Monday Morning Message – December 31, 2012

Please note that with our new religious school schedule, starting next week I will be off on Mondays. My Monday Morning Message will soon become Tuesday morning Torah!

This week I read a really nice blog post that made me …

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Monday Morning Message – December 17, 2012

I know this is a bit long, but please take a few moments to read it:

This morning I, like most parents across the country I’m sure, felt a bit different sending my kids off to school this morning. My …

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Monday Morning Message – December 10, 2012

Happy Hanukkah! Thank you, again, to all who made our Hanukkah celebration yesterday a huge success- the sense of community was palpable and the latkes were delicious!

Over the weekend I read an interesting op-ed in the NY times, offering …

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Monday Morning Message – December 3, 2012

Hanukkah is almost here!! Here are a few activities, ideas, and websites as the Festival of Lights approaches:

Activities:

1. Please come and join us for our congregational Hanukkah party, this Sunday, December 9th from 10:30-1:30 PM in the social …

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Monday Morning Message – November 26, 2012

Good morning! Before this morning’s message, there are two things that I wanted to bring to your attention.

1. As the immediate needs of Hurricane Sandy start to fade, Congregation Torat El, in partnership with a number of other synagogues …

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Monday Morning Message – November 19, 2012

I read an article this morning in an Israeli online paper claiming that there is a 50 percent chance that a truce will soon be reached between Gaza and Israel and a 50 percent chance that things will get much …

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Monday Morning Message – November 12, 2012

Before this morning’s message- just a friendly reminder that my Adult Education class, ”  Journey Through The Hebrew Bible” begins tonight. Please join us for minyan first at 7P.M. I am looking forward to seeing you there!

As we continue …

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