Ask Our Rabbis – February 26th, 2022

Ask Our Rabbis – February 26th, 2022

Question: Why is it that Purim is the only Jewish holiday with a Mitzvah to give gifts to the poor? Answer: The Mitzvah referenced in the question is known as Matanos L’evyonim, and involves givingat least one food gift or its financial equivalent to two poor people (Shulchan Aruch OC 694:1based on Megillah 7a). The…

Hamantaschen Tasting Raffle – a Little Nosh for A Good Cause

Hamantaschen Tasting Raffle – a Little Nosh for A Good Cause

We found commercially made Hamantaschen but can’t serve them until we know they’re good!! If you’d like to help us with this difficult task, we are raffling a taste-tester slot!! The lucky winner will join us to determine whether these are up to our tastebud snuff! AND, you get to take home the leftovers from…

Mazel Tov to Daniel and Hindy Anton on granddaughter, Miriam!

Mazel Tov to Daniel and Hindy Anton on granddaughter, Miriam!

Mazel tov to Daniel and Hindy Anton on the birth of a granddaughter, Miriam!Mazel tov to parents Dovid and Tehila Anton and great-grandparents Rabbi & Rebbitzen Gertzulin! May Dovid and Tehila merit to raise their daughter to marry a Ben Torah, and to a life of chuppah and ma’asim tovim!