Congregation Etz Chaim of DuPage County

September 2015

Wed, 09/30/2015 - 2:30pm -- Donations
Donations Received September 2015  
   
   
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Wed, 09/30/2015 - 1:24pm -- Ken Markwell

As I was sitting in our sanctuary during our High Holidays, I began reflecting on the last 12 months and all the things that happened in my family, both good and bad.

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Wed, 09/30/2015 - 1:23pm -- Rabbi Cosnowsky

Later this week, we will celebrate the wonderful holiday of Simchat Torah. As we leave the seriousness of the days of Awe, we enter a

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Tue, 09/29/2015 - 2:11pm -- Lifelong Learning

If you are considering an adult b'nai mitzvahor if you've been wanting to connect more with services and think being able to read Hebrew will help, or if you just like languages, and Hebrew is not y

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Fri, 09/25/2015 - 2:27pm -- Rabbi Bob

When I was a child I identified myself as: “one of the children.” We were “the children” and they were “the adults.” It seemed to me that we would always be “the children.”

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Fri, 09/25/2015 - 11:35am -- Rabbi Cosnowsky

Many of you read last July in my bulletin article, that I lost my childhood best friend.

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Mon, 09/21/2015 - 2:09pm -- Rabbi Cosnowsky

The year was 1973. The Vietnam War raged on and soldiers fought in the harsh conditions in the rocky and unforgiving terrain.

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Mon, 09/21/2015 - 11:41am -- Rabbi Bob

A few months ago I was involved in an online conversation with other Reform Rabbis discussing Purim services. One of the rabbis was unhappy that last year Purim fell on a Wednesday evening and that it will fall on Wednesday evening again this year.

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Mon, 09/21/2015 - 11:20am -- Rabbi Cosnowsky

This Hebrew month of Elul marks the beginning of our preparation for the Jewish High Holidays. The themes of the holidays include the notion of reflection, renewal and return.

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Mon, 09/21/2015 - 11:17am -- Rabbi Cosnowsky

We are getting close!

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