Monthly Archives: May 2018

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Learn Birkat Hamazon

Here’s your opportunity to learn… Birkat Hamazon! Part of the Mitzvah Adventure series. Have you wanted to improve your ability to say the blessings after meals?Well here’s your opportunity! Our own David Rubin is leading a class for men and women to learn Birkat Hamzon, the blessings after meals! Sunday, June 3 at 7:45 pm Lower Level at […]


The Sisterhood Scoop

The Sisterhood Scoop June 2018 ~ SAVE THE DATE ~ NHBZ Sisterhood presents the 3rd Annual Dine ‘n’ Style Luncheon & Fashion Show Sunday, August 19 – 11:30 a.m. Falling for Fashion featuring: Fall/Winter 2018 Fashions from Orli’s Boutique, Luncheon, and, of course, Shopping! For more information call Debbie Sher. Sisterhood’s NEW […]

Parshas: Naso

Parshas: Naso Among the topics appearing in Naso is the mitzvah of the ‘Sotah’. When compelling circumstantial evidence suggests an act of marital infidelity may have taken place, the Torah provides a means to clarify the hoped-for innocence of the suspect parties. Contained in this mitzvah is dissolving G-d’s name […]


Parshas: Bamidbar

Parshas: Bamidbar This week we begin reading Sefer Bamidbar — known in English as ‘The Book of Numbers’. Bamidbar (‘in the wilderness’) begins with G-d telling Moses to take a census of all men over the age of 20. If you like names and numbers, you’ll love this week’s portion. […]

Shavous 2018

Shavous The major festival of Shavous begins on Saturday evening May 19 and concludes Monday evening, May 21. You may remember Cecil B. DeMille’s film ‘The Ten Commandments’, starring Charlton Heston. Good film; however, the book was better than the movie! On Sunday morning the Torah reading (Exodus 19:1 – […]

Parshas Emor

Parshas Emor Following the command in last week’s portion to be sanctified and holy, Parshas Emor begins by discussing various laws directed specifically to the Kohanim and the Kohen Gadol (High Priest). Included is the command for the Kohen to refrain from becoming ritually impure through contact with a dead […]