Local Rabbis

Up on the Roof - Scary Business

 

by Rabbi Sam Yolen, Congregation Beth Israel (Lebanon)

This past year Congregation Beth Israel in Lebanon prioritized replacing its leaky roof with a brand new one. While any significant building cost can be a headache for board members tasked with the job, roofs are specifically notori…

10 Ideas to Ensure Jewish Survival

This season, I’m not looking at the past, and speaking about the rough summer we have endured with mass shootings, church burnings, and the defacing of synagogues. I’m speaking about the future, and what we can do to ensure that we will have the opportunity to worship at our…