Author Archives: Cantor Thomas

Temple Beth El’s Passover Seder Supplement – 5773/2013

Mar 25

Chag Sameach! Happy Passover everyone! Check out TBE’s Seder Supplement – feel free to use any or all of it for your own Passover Seder! Reflections and insight on today’s issues as they apply to our celebration of Freedom by Rabbi Judy Schindler, Cantor Mary Thomas, and Rabbi Jonathan Freirich. Download the file from here: […]

Help Charlotte’s Jewish Students Get a Teacher Work Day for Rosh HaShanah

Jan 10

For those of you who live in Charlotte, please help to make Rosh Hashanah a teacher workday on September 5, 2013. It will make a huge difference to our hundreds and hundreds of Beth El students who want to attend synagogue on the High Holy Days. For just this week, until January 14th, CMS is […]

Temple Beth El Women Support Women of the Wall

Nov 01

TBE Women stand united with Women of the Wall and for pluralism in Judaism, in Israel and everywhere!

The God Survey

Jun 20

There is an article in this month’s issue of Reform Judaism Magazine entitled “The God Survey”, where Rabbi Mark Dov Shapiro of Temple Sinai in Springfield, Massachusetts explores the results of – you guessed it – a survey on beliefs about God. Bothered by the one-sidedness of the pulpit, Shapiro explains that he longed to […]