Congregation Etz Chaim of DuPage County

April 2016

Wed, 04/27/2016 - 3:51pm -- Rabbi Bob

This coming weekend we will be celebrating my retirement from the position of Senior Rabbi of Congregation Etz Chaim. The details of the program for the Saturday evening dinner have not been shared with me. I am looking forward to being surprised.

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Tue, 04/19/2016 - 10:13am -- Condolence

Kim Leffert and her family
in memory of her father,
Robert Leffert.

Wendy Yellin and her family
in memory of her sister,
 Bonnie Lehman Maierhoffer.

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Tue, 04/19/2016 - 10:08am -- Congratulations

Linda and Doug Longman and their family
on the birth of their grandson,
Turner Emanuel Longman. 

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Fri, 04/15/2016 - 8:17am -- Lifelong Learning

“That was fun!”  “The time just few by!” These are not words typically heard as people leave a lecture/discussion about a prayer book. Less unusual, however, when the presenter is Rabbi Andrea Cosnowsky.

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Thu, 04/14/2016 - 10:57am -- Lynda Gutcheon

The Torah calls Pesach "Chag Hamatzot." But we call it "Pesach." Why is this so? Rav Chaim Volozhiner explains as follows:

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Thu, 04/14/2016 - 10:54am -- Rabbi Cosnowsky

Congregation Etz Chaim has prided itself on being on the forefront of inclusion. The Union for Reform Judaism has charged congregations to become more inclusive to those who have special needs - especially where the religious school is concerned.

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Tue, 04/12/2016 - 12:57pm -- Condolence

Allen Fienstein and his family,
on the death of his wife,
Millie Fienstein. 

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Fri, 04/08/2016 - 10:42am -- Lifelong Learning

RRR 1 RRR2 RRR3

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Wed, 04/06/2016 - 10:06am -- Congratulations

Larry and Barb Margolis and their family,
on the birth of their granddaughter,
Henrietta Neil Margolis.

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