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Shabbat Morning 9:30am

Committed to providing avenues towards Jewish connection. Connect with your past, present, future and others like you. We offer lectures, family programs, Jewish holiday celebrations, worship services and much more! Whether you are visiting the area, or live here, WELCOME!

Philip Ohriner

Preparing Our Homes and Our Souls for Passover

March 14, 2018

Dear Friends, For many of us Passover is a cherished time of year. It provides an opportunity to focus on the central narrative of the Jewish people—our role in the quest for freedom. Passover affords us the rare opportunity to think deeply with family and friends about freedom and the remaining work necessary in ensuring freedom for all humanity. As we prepare for the holiday, we meticulously empty our pantries, scour our counters, and investigate every nook and cranny for vestiges of swollen wheat, barley, oats, spelt, and rye products and their admixtures. We go through this routine in the hopes of fulfilling one of the foundational commandments of Passover—the removal of leavening, hametz, from our homes. The Torah tells us in Exodus (12:15) that the removal of hametz is an integral part […]

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~ Rabbi Philip Ohriner