2015 April - Temple Beth Orr

Posts from April 2015

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An Israeli Perspective: Israeli Memorial and Independence Day

by Michelle Ross

An Israeli Perspective: Israeli Memorial and Independence Day BY: HANAN CIDOR Being an Israeli, one of the hardest things to deal with – and as far as I know it is unique to Israel – is the seemingly unbelievable and immediate passage between sorrow and celebration, as portrayed in the pairing of Yom HaZikaron (Israel’s Memorial […]

Maccabee Leadership Academy

by Michelle Ross

Temple Beth Orr is proud to have established the Maccabee Leadership Academy over 10 years ago. This unique program was named after the “…Hebrew: מכבים‎ or Maqabim, מקבים,means “Hammer…” The Maccabees were a Jewish rebel army that took control of Judea which had been a client state of the Seleucid Empire. They founded the Hasmonean […]

Camp Coleman to Celebrate Israel Independence Day

by Michelle Ross

Camp Coleman, the Union For Reform Judaism summer camp based near Atlanta, will be celebrating Israel Independence Day with a music program and dessert reception on April 18 at 7 p.m. at Temple Kol Ami Emanu-El in Plantation. Titled as “Camp Coleman Celebrates Israel Independence Day With Song,” organizers of the program are expecting to […]