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Rabbi Meir Soloveichik Speaks Shabbos Morning, June 16, At Beth Jacob

BethJacob.org reports: The Summer Kollel Returns June 25 to July 27 Under the direction of Rabbi Adir Posy & Rabbi Avner Shapiro. Please consider signing up for a Chavruta — no prior skill is required — by contacting Rabbi Posy. … Continue reading

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Committee to Re-engage Cantor Baram

Here’s the latest email: Dear Friends and Fellow Beth Jacob Congregants: As the Yamim Noraim are approaching, a period of prayer, tshuvah, and renewal for our people, the time has finally come for us to move forward with the next … Continue reading

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Beth Jacob Ready For A New Cantor

The current cantor is old school. I think the shul is ready for someone new. I think they want more congregational singing. Most Jews I know prefer congregational singing to listening to a cantorial solo. Dennis Prager in particular is … Continue reading

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Beth Jacob’s New Cantor Gets His Visa Approved

He’s coming with his wife and kids in a month.

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Clive Lawton Speaks At Beth Jacob This Shabbos

Clive Lawton is one of the founders of the modern Limmud movement. He’s a fantastic speaker. Hilarious. Go to BethJacob.org for more info. LimmudLA reports: Clive Lawton, one of the founders of the Limmud movement and senior consultant to Limmud … Continue reading

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Why can’t Beth Jacob’s lawyers deal with the immigration for the cantor?

My source says: Of course they have a top immigration lawyer on the case….. Immigration laws have recently changed and there are now long delays. I am told he and his family should be here in 6 to 8 weeks … Continue reading

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Modern Orthodox Rabbis In Los Angeles Seek To Certify Business Ethics

My first thoughts when I heard about this plan. I hope the execution of this plan is more effective than some of the spelling in this new letter: “PLEASE NOTE THAT ALL INFORMATION SHARED WITH THE PEULAT SACHIROR ANY OF … Continue reading

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Beth Jacob’s New Israeli Cantor Delayed By Immigration Problems

He’s coming from Jerusalem. More as this story develops.

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The Second Candidate Comes To Beth Jacob

From BethJacob.org: On Shabbat, February 7, the second of our three rabbinic candidates, Rabbi Kalman Topp and his wife Jordana will be visiting Beth Jacob. Rabbi Topp has served as the rabbi at Young Israel of Woodmere. Rabbi Topp will … Continue reading

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Rabbi Chaim Steinmetz Comes To Beth Jacob

The first of the three finalists in the Choose-a-Rabbi Contest at Beth Jacob will be there this Shabbat Rabbi Steinmetz from Montreal will be the guest rabbi giving sermons at both Benny’s Minyan (downstairs) and then the main sanctuary. After … Continue reading

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