Friday, April 20, 2018

Honoring our Members: Brotherhood's Keeper of the Flame

Jewish Music Reimagined: A special concert kicks off our 75th anniversary year

Doors to the Ark: "Torah is illumination" (Proverbs 6:23)

Our Gala: An elegant evening celebrating Temple Emeth's Diamond Jubilee

As dusk falls: Our architecturally award-winning rotunda

Meaningful Opportunities: Sisterhood's book club

Welcome to Temple Emeth

We are a youthful, spirited and participatory Conservative congregation, dedicated to intellectual, social and spiritual growth. Marking more than seventy years in our original location, we are committed to vibrant, contemporary programs for all ages. We embrace families of varied backgrounds, including interfaith couples.

Learn more about us! For information about joining our community, click here.

News and Announcements

Shabbat Speaker Series

Join us to learn about A Wider Bridge and the Israeli LGBTQ community
Saturday, April 28 at 9:30 am
• Speaker: Quentin Hill, Eastern States Manager of Programs and Development at A Wider Bridge
• Kiddush following services
Click here for flyer with more information

Learn about our Jewish Education Program

Open House for Binah B'emet
Sunday, April 29 from 9:30 to 11:00 am
• Engaging, inspiring, personalized Jewish education for children ages 3-13 years
• Experience a typical Binah B'emet Sunday morning and meet the community
• Flyer with more information here
Binah B'emet is open to all regardless of synagogue affiliation

Adult Education with Cantor Michael

The Book of Psalms or Tehillim
Wednesdays, May 2, 9 and 23 at 7:30 pm
• Explore and analyze selections from the Book of Psalms
• Examine contemporary psalms of Leonard Cohen and Jack Kerouac
• Light refreshments and wine/beer will be served
• See flyer with more information
• All are welcome!

"Shabbat Unplug" Series

A Special Shabbat Y'rushalmit - Celebrating Jerusalem
Saturday, May 12 at 9:30 am
• Join Cantor Michael, song leader David Wesson and Rabbi Turetz for a soothing Shabbat experience with Israeli music, food and prayerful song
See flyer with more information
RSVP here by May 7 for the kiddush
Donations to help defray costs are greatly appreciated

Celebrate Shavuot - Fun for All!

Come to Temple Emeth's Shavuot Celebration
Sunday, May 20 - Service 9:30 am, Children's Arts & Crafts 10:30 am
• Procession with bikkurim (first fruits) and flower chains plus children's inflatable maze activity after lunch
• Dairy kiddush luncheon to follow services
RSVP required for luncheon by May 15
See flyer with more information

Do a Mitzvah - Come to Minyan

Your attendance helps those saying Kaddish.

1992 Concert is available!

In May of 1992 a concert was held in memory of Morris Bleiwas, Music Director at Temple Emeth for over 35 years. It featured Zamir Chorale, Rabbi Alan Turetz, Gennady Konnikov, Cantor Simon Kandler z"l, Rick Boyer z"l and Morton Zeidman z"l. Thanks to Gennady Konnikov, Temple Emeth's Music Director, who edited and archived the video, making it available for viewing.

Community Bulletin Board
Jewish Familiy & Children's Services
Keshet works for full LGBTQ equality and inclusion in Jewish life. Learn more about the national organization Keshet (Hebrew for rainbow). Click here for Keshet events.

Upcoming Events

4/21/2018 9:30 AM Morning Services
4/21/2018 10:30 AM Tot Shabbat
4/21/2018 7:20 PM Mincha and Maariv Services
4/22/2018 NO SCHOOL
4/22/2018 11:00 AM Kachol-Lavan - Israeli Dance Troupe for Kids
4/24/2018 8:30 AM Hebrew for Adults
4/26/2018 8:00 AM Bagels & A Bisl Torah
4/26/2018 7:30 PM Israeli Dancing with Pazit Lahav


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Temple Emeth is accessible
for people with disabilities.
Select programs offer ASL interpreters.

TEMPLE EMETH, 194 Grove Street, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467
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