Torah for Foodies celebrates fruits of the earth

Always a congregation to enjoy good food, Brith Sholom hosts delicious Shabbat kiddushes and dinners of a variety of foods on a regular basis. A recent 4-part class, Torah for Foodies, highlighted the treasures that the earth offers and showed that such diverse foods as are available today were not always known and must not Read more about Torah for Foodies celebrates fruits of the earth[…]

Brith Sholom Explores Food and Culture of Israel

by Casey Goldblat, special to HAKOL. On the morning of July 15, our group of eight from Brith Sholom landed in Israel. We hit the ground running and didn’t stop for the next 11 days. The focus of our trip was food, and we not only tasted it, but we also prepared it, saw how Read more about Brith Sholom Explores Food and Culture of Israel[…]

Friendships Flower Beneath Fall Leaves

Article by Jennifer Lader: October’s Shabbaton weekend provided a welcome opportunity for our Brith Sholom-Bnai Abraham families to get to know one another, strengthening community ties: Imagine spending two days immersed in Jewish life while in a totally stress-free setting. A dozen religious school and Jewish Day School families from Congregation Brith Sholom and Bnai Abraham Read more about Friendships Flower Beneath Fall Leaves[…]

Beautiful Music in a Beautiful Place

Article by Jennifer Lader:   Brith Sholom played host to the 72nd annual Hadassah concert on Nov. 8. The Manhattan Klezmer Band thrilled a full house: 149 supporters of Hadassah met at Congregation Brith Sholom in this annual Bethlehem – Easton fundraiser to support the organization. Beneficiaries include Hadassah Medical Organization, which continues to perform Read more about Beautiful Music in a Beautiful Place[…]