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A joyous Simchat TorahRabbi Starr reads a portion of the Torah held by Jeff Chase
   Rabbi Arthur Starr very carefully unrolled our new Sephardic Torah as about 40 congregants celebrated Simchat Torah by holding the Torah close to themselves -- literally.
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2008-10-22 17:48:07
Join us Friday for an interactive S'lichot program
   Alex Laing and the Religious School parents have planned a S'lichot program for all ages at Friday night's Erev Shabbat service. Please join us!
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2008-09-17 15:54:58
This Chai member loves our Synagogue
   Beverly Kornell says this is "the most beautiful synagogue I've ever seen." And she's very impressed with Rabbi Starr's mission to Cuba.
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2008-09-15 11:34:02
Love that Chinese food!
   Sisterhood, under the able and creative leadership of Diane Ringel, has a dinner and discussion on "The Jewish Love Affair with Chinese Food" set for 6 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 17, at the Great Wall Restaurant in Havensight.
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2008-09-03 11:09:21
Cassinellis win Sisterhood's cheesecake competition
   Julie and Seb Cassinelli produced the winning cheesecake at Sisterhood's Shavuot dinner competition. Read on for their fabulous recipe!
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2008-06-19 16:04:19
Our Sephardic Torah is now restored!
   Neil Yerman, renowned Sofer (Torah Scribe) was our Scholar-in-Residence during the weekend of March 14-17, as we finished restoring and dedicated our new Sephardic Torah. To see Cantorial Soloist Diane Becker Krasnick's photos from the event, please click here.
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2008-04-08 09:36:32
Synagogue honors high school students at King service
   The headline in the St. Thomas Source read "Jewish Service, Muslim Speaker, Christian Honorees -- A Tribute to the Legacy of Martin Luther King." The headline and story beautifully capture the spirit of the service. To see the full story, please click here.
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2008-01-19 18:08:15
Sisterhood to craft new wimple
   One of our Torahs needs a new wimple and the Sisterhood will be hand-crafting it at its next meeting on Wednesday, January 23, at 6 p.m.
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2008-01-12 12:37:54
'Ushpizin' is a must-see film
   "Ushpizin" will be shown Sunday, Jan. 6, at 7 p.m. at Lilienfeld House. This award-winning film is the next film in our Jewish Film Series for 2007-08.
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2007-12-29 08:13:15
Jewish Armada takes to the high seas
   A boisterous group of boat owners and landlubbers linked up on a recent Sunday for a memorable day in St. John. To see Marty Greenberg's photos, please click here.
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2007-12-03 16:13:06
Sail with the Jewish Armada
   Boat owners will host landlubbers on Sunday, Nov. 18, for the Synagogue's first annual Floating Minyan, a/k/a Jewish Armada. Please join us!
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2007-10-16 08:35:03
Sisterhood's on the go -- please join us!
   Sisterhood is organizing for the new year -- and you're invited to take part. First meeting: Wednesday, Oct. 10, at 6 p.m. at Hook, Line and Sinker. Bring your best questions to "Ask the Rabbi."
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2007-10-05 15:54:08
High Holy Days Hunger Project
   As part of our High Holy Days observance for 5768/2007, the Hebrew Congregation will again collect food for our island's soup kitchens. Start the new year with the most important mitzvah: to sustain life!
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2007-08-22 16:11:22
2007 High Holy Days events and projects
   Here's the rundown of services and activities planned from now through Oct. 4. Please join our synagogue family for these special events.
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2007-08-22 16:02:33
Sisterhood sponsors Tashlich service, picnic
   Sisterhood will sponsor our traditional Rosh Hashanah Tashlich service and potluck picnic starting at 4 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 13, at Magens Bay, Shed 4. Read on!
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2007-08-22 15:38:06
Sisterhood sponsors Break the Fast
   Sisterhood's Break the Fast will be held at 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 22, at Lilienfeld House, following the Neilah service. Please join us! Here are details.
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2007-08-22 15:30:46
Ilana Eden: a joyous baby-namingElla Ogden, Iris Horwitz and Marilyn Blackhall with Ilana Eden
   Addison Kamryn Coty received her Hebrew name, Ilana Eden, in a moving ceremony that featured surrogate grandmothers vying to hold the baby.
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2007-06-12 11:31:01
Congregation's community seder is April 2
   The Ritz-Carlton Hotel will be the setting for our congregational seder on the first night of Passover, Monday, April 2, 2007.
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2007-03-09 16:01:38
Mitzvah project benefits Sibilly School
   George Pollack became a bar mitzvah Feb. 17 in our Synagogue, but earlier in the week he performed a mitzvah for Sibilly School, the congregation's adopted school.
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2007-02-17 13:39:18
Congregation honors seven students Friday night
   The entire community is invited to the Hebrew Congregation's annual Martin Luther King Jr. Awards service at 6:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 12, at the Synagogue.
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2007-01-10 13:44:25

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