Torah Buzz Blog

The TBE Blog is the space where Temple Beth El’s Leadership Team members reflect on relevant topics that are most meaningful to us. Here you will find musings on everything from prayer to politics, music to mysticism and history to current day life. From our iPads, smartphones, and laptops to yours, these are the things that inspire us, keep us up at night, and fuel our own Jewish journeys.

06/20/2012

The God Survey

There is an article in this month’s issue of Reform Judaism Magazine entitled “The God Survey”, where Rabbi Mark Dov Sh...

05/14/2012

Counting through the Omer – beard today, gone tomorrow!

The Omer Counting marks the time between Passover and Shavuot - two important agricultural holidays that also became two impo...

04/22/2012

Temple Beth El Board of Directors Unanimously Passes Anti-Amendment One Resolution

On Monday evening, April 16, Temple Beth El's Board of Directors unanimously passed the following resolution: WHEREAS Temple...

TBE Board Invites Keshet

Apr 06

The Board of Directors of Temple Beth El invited Keshet, the GLBT Education and Advocacy Committee at Beth El, to present a resolution surrounding Amendment One to the Board. The Keshet Committee will meet this coming Monday, April 9, 2012 to draft the resolution and send it to the Board’s President. The resolution will be […]

Religion and Politics: Rabbi Judy, Where Is the Line?

Apr 02

I love our congregation. I love it for our supportive congregants who daily make a difference, lift up the lives of those in need, and even lift me up when I am feeling burdened by the pain and loss of our members.  I love our congregants for the challenges they pose to me and for the […]

Hello world!

Apr 02

TorahBuzz is the space where, we, Temple Beth El’s clergy reflect on the religiously relevant topics that are most meaningful to us. Here you will find musings on everything from prayer to politics, music to mysticism. From our iPads, smartphones, and laptops to yours, these are the things that keep us up at night, what […]