Knesset Refuses to Debate Temple Beth Am
Justice's 'Slur' on Rabbinate Affiliates with
JERUSALEM, (JTA) — The further publicize the "regret- Hebrew Schools
Yamasaki Designs Temple in Glencoe, Ill.
Construction of the new lake-
front temple and religious
school addition of North Shore
Congregation Israel, Glencoe,
Ill., is at the midway point, it
was announced by Jerome H.
Stone, president of the con-
Interior work is in progress
in the 18-classroom religious
school addition, with occupancy
set for late this summer, Stone
said. The addition also includes
a faculty lounge, youth lounge,
offices, and other school facili-
The congregation's 1,800 fam-
ilies will worship in the new
temple late this winter, Stone
The $1,800,000 complex, at
1185 N. Sheridan Rd., Glencoe,
is the first sanctuary designed
by world-famed architect Min-
oru Yamasaki, of Birmingham,
Mich., and is Yamasaki's major
project in the Chicago area.
Resident architects are Fried-
man, Alschuler & Sincere.
Knesset rejected by a vote of
In order to increase the facili-
Rabbi Shlomo Lorincz, • the
38 to 23 an opposition motion
for a general debate over recent Agudat Israel member who pro- ties it offers its members, the
remarks by Supreme Court Jus- posed the motion for debate, board of trustees of Temple
tice Haim Cohen, in which the characterized Justice Cohen's Beth Am announces the new
jurist compared the rabbinic remarks as "abusing" and "in- Temple Beth Am Hebrew
definition of a Jew with the sulting to the Jewish religion." School, an affiliate of the United
by Walter L. Field
Referring to a letter to the Hebrew Schools.
Nazi racist Nuremberg laws.
Beginning in September, chil-
In his remarks at a recent Chief Justice in which Justice
American Jewish Congress Dia- Cohen said that extreme ex- dren of Temple members will
be offered a complete course of
logue in Israel which had arous-
ed strong criticism in religious size that which requires ex- Hebrew study at the Irwin and
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quarters, Justice Cohen had de- treme emphasis," Rabbi Lorincz Maly Cohen Building on West
clared: "It is one of the bitter- said this indicated that Justice Seven Mile Road in Livonia.
est ironies of the State that the Cohen stands by his view that These classes will be taught by
same racist approach that was that part of the Jewish tradition the staff of the United Hebrew
propagated by the Nazis and which is Israeli law today is Schools under the supervision
At All Detroit $51
of Rabbi David Jessel of Beth
characterized the infamous Nur- "Nazi racist law."
Liberal Knesset Member S. J. Am. Emphasis is placed upon
emberg laws should, because of
an alleged sacrosanct Jewish Abramov, whose party abstained Liberal Reform Judaism and a
tradition, become the basis for in the vote, expressed "grief study of the Hebrew language
official determination or rejec- and astonishment" that a Su- as spoken in modern Israel.
tion of Jewishness in the State preme Court Justice • had criti-
This course will be available
cized the fundamental law of
both the sons and daughters
In the discussion in the House the State. He said Justice Co- of Temple affiliates—either of
over the proposal for the de- hen's remarks were "a deep in- Temple Beth Am or other Re-
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bate, Minister of Justice Dov sult to the secularites" no less form congregations in the De-
Joseph conceded that Justice than to the religious portion of troit area. Three years of study
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Cohen had erred in the sharp- the populace, and urged pub- are required as preparation for
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ness of his expression, "and lic figures to refrain from con- Bar Mitzvah or Bas Mitzvah,
certainly should not have made troversial issues. He said his and it is suggested that chil-
the comparison he did." He de- party' abstained so as not to dren be enrolled at the age of
clared, however, that general undermine the prestige of Isra- nine.
debate in the Knesset would eli judges.
Classes will consist of a two-
hour session twice weekly, and
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are supplemented by the
Temple's Sunday School which
is again being conducted at the
Coolidge School in Livonia.
JERUSALEM, (JTA) — The Israel. They said they had
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The visiting rabbis also said Shaarit Haplaytah
ing a visit here of a delegation
In Our Air Conditioned -Sanctuary
of the Union of Orthodox Rab- that Chief Rabbi Yitzhak Nis-
bis of the United States and sim had promised them em- to Install Officers
Canada, for the stated purpose phatically that the Israel rab-
The Shaarit Haplaytah Organi-
of arousing the Israeli public binate would not recognize di- zation (survivors of 1945) will
about the "menace" of the vorces issued by the Conserva- hold the second installation of
Conservative synagogue move- tive Beth Din (Jewish Reli- officers at the general meeting
gious Court) in the United 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, at the
ment in Israel.
The visiting Orthodox rabbis States. They expressed disbe- Sholem Aleichem Institute, 19350
expressed surprise when they lief when they were told that Greenfield. Food and refresh-
were told by reporters at a Israeli rabbinical officials had ments will be served.
press conference that Conserva- assured Dr. Louis Finkelstein,
tive rabbis were authorized to American Conservative leader,
act as marriage registrars in and Prof. Saul Liberman, Jew-
ish law experts of the move-
ment, to the contrary.
Rabbi Syme to Tell
When the Chief Rabbi's of-
Given by the
fice was contacted for com-
of Travels Abroad
ment, a spokesman there said
Rabbi M. Robert Syme, just that both sides had "exagger-
returned from a month in Israel ated" in reporting "promises"
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and Europe, will speak on "The made to them. The Chief Rabbi Tuesday, August 20th, 1963 —
12:30 . p.m. at 17583 STOEPEL
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The sermon will be the
Before he left, Rabbi Nissim
second of a four-part series accepted an invitation from the
based on Rabbi Syme's travels delegation to visit the United
abroad as part of a pilgrimage States, but did not specify a
of Rabbis and Reform lay date. It was assumed that, if
leaders sponsored by the He- the United States visit mater-
brew Union College-Jewish ialized, it would not be before
next spring, when elections are
Institute of Religion.
(Affiliate of United Hebrew Schools)
• SPACIOUS WELL EQUIPPED.
Rabbi Syme was accompanied scheduled for a new Chief
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his wife on the trip, which was Rabbinate Council in Israel.
• DESIGNED FOR SOCIAL AND PHYSICAL
The American delegation
made possible by Temple Israel
GROWTH OF CHILDREN.
An integrated and comp rehensive.
in honor of the Rabbi's tenth consisted of Rabbis Yaacov
program for the education of Jewish
year with the congregation.
• SUPERVISED BY CERTIFIED TEACHERS.
While in Jerusalem, the Solomon R i c h m a n, Yitzhak
Symes attended the dedication Small, Avigdor Ziperstein and
of the Hebrew Union College- Simcha Elberg.
Attendance and instruction according
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While in Israel, Rabbi and announced this week that auxil-
Mrs. Syme were re-united with
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9-13 years — thrice weekly 6 hours
their son, Daniel, who also was with Rabbi Emanuel Applebaum
on tour this summer and has delivering the sermons and Can-
just returned from the World tor Shalom Gruen officiating.
Rabbi Applebaum recently was
Jewish Youth Conference in
Jerusalem. Danny won the named principal of the Hillel
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