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The Old Beehive Lane Synagogue

  Childhood memories are treasured. My memory of the shul I grew up in is vivid. I spent a lot of time there – every Shabbat morning and three times a week Cheder until the age of 16, when the wonderfu...

Posted on 26 March 2020, By Chazan Jaclyn Chernett

I remember my mother speaking to one of her Christian Clergy friends, who was very interested in her becoming a rabbi. The Minister asked her: “When did you hear the calling?” It was a question that my mother didn’t have an answer t...

Posted on 26 March 2020, By Rabbi Roni Tabick
May One Constitute a Minyan Over the Internet?

There are many prayers that need to be recited in a minyan – a group of ten people. The Mishnah in Tractate Megillah states: They do not recite the Shema responsively, And they do not pass before the ark (Recite the Amidah); And they (t...

Posted on 26 March 2020, By Rabbi Chaim Weiner