In this week’s edition of Letter and Spirit, in honor of Yud Shvat, we present a letter of the Rebbe underlining the Frierdiker Rebbe’s self sacrifice for Yidden in all areas of Yiddshkeit – but especially in the area of chinuch, the most vital and basic of all others. The letter was written in English through the Rebbe’s trusted secretary Rabbi Nissan Mindel, and was made available by the latter’s son-in-law, Rabbi Sholom Ber Shapiro.
Daily Archives: January 14, 2016
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Mendy and Chana Donin from Crown Heights had a baby boy! Shalom Zachor: 682 Eastern Parkway 3rd Floor (between Brooklyn Ave and New York Ave)
Ari Oirechman (Tallahassee, FL) to Rivky Bernstein (Freehold, NJ) L’Chaim: Tonight, Wednesday, 8:00pm at Lubavitcher Yeshiva Crown St
Shimon Seror (Netanya, EY) to Esther Cohen (Versailles, France) L’Chaim: Tonight, Tuesday, 8:30pm at Lincoln Pl Shul 1185 Lincoln Pl
Mendel Goldman (Gainesville, FL) to Chayale Wilhelm (Brooklyn, NY) L’Chaim: Tonight, Tuesday, 8:30pm at Ulam Chana 556 Crown St.
Aaron Kogen (Staten Island, NY) to Henna Gutleizer (Crown Heights) L’Chaim: At the JCM Tuesday, Sept. 19th
A group of second graders sit in a circle in a colorful New York City classroom as their teacher leads them in a guided meditation of the Adon Olam prayer. Weaving in Hebrew words from the prayer as she describes trees, animals and people, the teacher asks the children to imagine a world stripped of these basic earthly elements.
The famed Kibbutz Degania Alef on the shores of the Kinneret in northern Israel has received a noteworthy new gift. The kibbutz, Israel’s very first, established in 1909 under Ottoman rule, now has a kosher Torah scroll for use for services, holidays, religious ceremonies and more.
The Al Jazeera America cable news network said Wednesday it will shut down two and a half years after its launch.
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While responding to an emergency call last night, a Hatzalah volunteer’s vehicle struck the new pedestrian island installed at the intersection of Eastern Parkway and Kingston Ave. by the NYC Dept. of Transportation, completely destroying the brand new vehicle.
Blachman Family Siyum Sefer Torah
Blachman Family Home 682 Lefferts Ave
The Blachman Family is inviting the community to take part in the welcoming of a new Sefer Torah in honor of the 70th birthday of Eli and Sara Blachman and in Zechus of their children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. The Siyum Sefer Torah will take place on the 12th of Tishrei, September 27th, at the Blachman family home 682 Lefferts Ave. 4:00pm Completion of the Sefer Torah. 5:30pm Procession to Congregation Ahavas Moishe – Itchke’s Shtiebel 612 Maple Street. The procession will be followed by Hakafos, Lechayim, and a Seuda.
Ari Oirechman (Tallahassee, Fl) to Rivky Bernstein (Freehold, Nj)
Mendel Goldman (Gainesville, Fl) to Chayale Wilhelm (Brooklyn, Ny)
Shimon Seror (Netanya, Ey) to Esther Cohen (Versailles, France)
Lincoln Pl Shul 1185 Lincoln Pl
Aaron Kogen (Staten Island, Ny) to Henna Gutleizer (Crown Heights)
Jewish Childrens Museum
Meir Gewirtz (Crown Heights) to Dini Marmulszteyn (Monsey, Ny)
Avraham Deitsch (Samara, Russia) to Nechama Greizman (Stockholm, Sweden)
Shuki Friedman (North Miami Beach, Florida) to Chaya Sara Marasow (Crown Heights)
Mendel Sorkin (Crown Heights) to Shaina Baumgarten (Crown Heights)
Jewish Childrens Museum
Schneur Zalman Smith (Los Angeles, Ca) to Tzofia Rivkah Frieden (Worchester, Ma)
Dovber Uzan (Los Angeles, Ca) to Batya Boudjnah (San Diego, Ca)
Zalman Szmerling (Melbourne, Australia) to Chaya Mushka Kievman (Melbourne, Australia)
Levi Katz (Buffalo Grove, Il) to Miriam Elberg (Crown Heights)
A Palestinian terrorist wounded an Israeli commander on Thursday after stabbing him on the slopes of ‘Har Eval’ near Shchem, located in the West Bank.
After we published a video clip yesterday in which Rabbi Yosef Mizrachi can be heard disparaging the Chabad movement, he reached out to us with a response, saying that the video in question was taken out of context by his detractors, and that he has always been an admirer of the Rebbe and Chabad.
Around 250 people attended a gala dinner in Miami to affirm their commitment to Jewish Community Watch’s future. At the event, seven survivors of CSA spoke out.
Rabbi Samuel Levine is presently the head of Hillel Day School in Boca Raton, Florida, where he resides. He was interviewed by JEM’s My Encounter with the Rebbe project at Chabad of Boca Raton in March of 2011.
With sadness we inform you of the passing of Reb Chaim Schneur Zalman Shur OBM an eltere Chossid from Nevel who lived in Montreal. He was 92 years old.