What Is Passover? About Passover The eight-day festival of Passover commemorates the emancipation of the Israelites from slavery in ancient Egypt. It is celebrated in the early spring, from the 15th through the 22nd of the Hebrew month of Nissan, which falls on March 27- April 3, 2021. The festival is observed […]
Rabbi Smason will keep you connected during this challenging time. The classes listed below are easy to join and you can drop in on one without having previously attended. All classes are offered through Zoom video conferencing on your computer or smartphone (you do not need to download Zoom to see the class) AND through audio only on your telephone.
If you missed Dr. Isaac Amons presentation on Wednesday, March, 17th, 2021: “For the Benefit of Their Souls: The Iberian Inquisition, Crypto-Jews, and an Age of Global Persecution.” You can watch it via YouTube.
Shabbos Shoutout March 19, 2021 Rabbi Ze’ev Smason
This Shabbos marks the beginning of our reading the third book of the Torah, Sefer Vayikra which deals primarily with the services and responsibilities of the Kohanim. This week’s portion focuses on many of the korbanos (offerings) to be brought in the newly-constructed Mishkan. Parshas Vayikra begins with G-d calling […]