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Twin Cities Rabbi Shares The Story Of Passover

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Passover begins at sunset Friday night. Sim Glaser is the rabbi at Temple Israel in Minneapolis.

He explained the meaning of Passover and its significance. 274 more words


April Doorpost Column

Hello Library Lovers!

We at the library have been busy planning several exciting projects.

First, the online library survey is available through April. Thanks for the rapid response! 284 more words


Temple Israel of Lawrence Wedding: New York Wedding Photographer

Liz and Josh were married on a beautiful October day at The Temple Israel of Lawrence. The intricate details throughout the Temple paired with the gorgeous pops of colors made this wedding an elegant affair to remember. 64 more words


Boston Clergy Share A Prayer For Snow-Weary City

BOSTON (CBS) — The winter from hell is bringing people of all faiths together in Boston.

Reverends, rabbis and imams appear in a YouTube video posted Friday by the Temple Israel of Boston called “A message from the clergy of Boston. 283 more words


Affidavit of Support from Abraham Rothen

In my first blog, I discussed my interest in researching the visa file for the immigration of my grandfather, Max Faust, and his family.  I was intrigued by the details (as seen above) of the visa information on the ship manifest stating that the Quota Immigrant Visas were issued by the US Consulate in Warsaw on August 16, 1938.   1,645 more words

Abraham Rothen

January Movie Night's a Wrap

Another good turnout for this month’s movie night– great to see everybody! After the documentary, we had a great discussion about Arab and Jewish kids growing up in Israel and some of the constant struggles they have, making sense of the world around them while having limited interactions with kids of different backgrounds. 16 more words


7000th item added to the collection!

Debbie Friedman landed a spot as the 7000th item in the Nancy Mae Shaines Memorial Library catalog today. Good way to end a great year here at the library! 53 more words