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Synagogue: Lagos certified foundation, says engineer

The Structural Building engineer who supervised the construction of the collapsed Synagogue Church Of All Nations’ building, Engr. Oladele Ogundeji, said on Friday that the Lagos State Material Testing Agency certified its foundation. 484 more words


Patience and Guts

As you know, in anticipation of my “bar mitzvah” year at Ramat Shalom, I have been reflecting on the many people and moments that have defined the past 13 years. 890 more words

Rabbi Andrew Jacobs

Doing It Right

My family lives in Greenwood, Mississippi. Nestled in the heart of the Delta, we are proud of our small-but-vibrant shul; even when only a dozen or so folks fill the pews, time spent in our building is meaningful.

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SYNAGOGUE: approved materials were used for Collapsed building, contractor suspects Sabotage

The coroner’s inquest into the cause of the collapse of a guesthouse at The Synagogue, Church Of All Nations (SCOAN) last year finally resumed on Thursday 26th February after several delays. 417 more words


A Ring of Peace

Last week, more than 1,000 Muslims formed a “ring of peace” outside Oslo’s main synagogue offering symbolic protection for the city’s Jewish community following an attack on a synagogue in Copenhagen. 75 more words

To those who snicker

My synagogue recently went  through a Rabbinical search.  I am very happy to say that the shul asked each Rabbi a public question which was meant to indicate how they would treat LGBT members or family members of congregants.   438 more words


Jesus' Story - Day 9

February 26, Thursday

From there Jesus made His way to His hometown of Nazareth. On the Sabbath He went to the synagogue as usual. He stood up to read the Scripture of the day; and when He was given the scroll, He turned to the prophet Isaiah and read these words: 1,041 more words

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