Scanned image of the page. Keyboard directions: use + to zoom in, - to zoom out, arrow keys to pan inside the viewer.

Page Options


Something wrong?

Something wrong with this page? Report problem.

Rights / Permissions

The University of Michigan Library provides access to these materials for educational and research purposes. These materials may be under copyright. If you decide to use any of these materials, you are responsible for making your own legal assessment and securing any necessary permission. If you have questions about the collection, please contact the Bentley Historical Library at bentley.ref@umich.edu

July 07, 1967 - Image 8

Resource type:
The Detroit Jewish News, 1967-07-07

Disclaimer: Computer generated plain text may have errors. Read more about this.

B—Friday, July 7, 1967


N.J. Educator, Cantor Arthur Asher, to Head School
at Temple Israel in October; Has Wide Background

Cantor Arthur Asher of Temple
Israel of the Oranges and Maple-
wood in New Jersey, has been
named educational director of De-
troit's Temple Israel as of October.
Cantor Asher, who has served
as educational director of the New
TEMPLE ISRAEL: Services 8:30 p.m. today. Rabbi Fram will speak Jersey congregation since 1961,
on The United Nations is Now on Trial." Claudia Jill Kaye, Bat will conduct the entire religious
Mitzva. Services 11 a.m. Saturday. Alan Merrill Ross. Bar Mitzva. school and Hebrew program of
CONG. BETH ABRAHAM: Services 7:30 p.m. today and 8:40 a.m. Temple Israel, taking over duties
Saturday. Rabbi Halpern will speak on "The Importance of Under- now held by Rabbi M. Robert
Syme as over-all school director
standing Demagogues." Jeffrey Eder, Bar Mitzva.
CONG. BNAI JACOB: Services 8:50 p.m. today and 9 a.m. Saturday. and Cantor Harold Orbach, who
has directed the Hebrew school.
Rabbi Isaac will speak on "The Decree of the Tora."
CONG. AHAVIS ACHIM: Services 9 p.m. today and 8:40 a.m. Satur-
A graduate of the Hebrew Union
day. Rabbi Arm will speak on "Restive Spirits."
College School of Sacred Music,
CONG. SHAAREY SHOMAYIM: Services 8:45 p.m. today and 9 a.m. Cantor Asher holds a BS degree
Saturday. Rabbi Goldman will speak on "What the Law of the in music and is invested as a can-
tor-educator. In addition, he has
Tora Is."
YOUNG ISRAEL OF NORTHWEST DETROIT: Services 7:50 p.m. to- a degree from the College of the
day and 9 a.m. Saturday. Rabbi Prero will speak on "Problems
of 'Our Jewish Senior Citizens. OP
CONG. BNAI DAVID: Services 6:45 p.m. today and 8:30 a.m. Satur-
day. Rabbi Bonin will speak on "Rome and Jerusalem." Howard
Lawrence Davis and Paul David Tenenbaum, Bnai Mitzva.
BETH AARON SYNAGOGUE: Services 6:30 p.m. today and 8:30 a.m.
Saturday. Martin Abrin and Steven Feldman, Bnai Mitzva.
CONG. BNAI MOSHE: Services 7 p.m. today and 8:45 a.m. Saturday.
Bernard Fenster, Bar Mitzva.
Regular services will he held at Livonia Jewish Congregation, The annaual convention of the
Shomrey Emunah, Cong. Beth Joseph. Downtown Synagogue, Mishkan Rabbinical Council of America
Israel. The New Temple, Cong. Adas Shalom, Temple Emanu-El, adopted a resolution endorsing
Cong. Beth Moses, Temple Beth Jacob, Temple Beth El, and Cong. "wholeheartedly" the decision of
Beth !fillet •
the Israeli government to restore
"the Holy City" of Jerusalem "to
its original state" and to guarantee
the sanctity and free access to its
holy places.
The 600 Orthodox rabbis also
Beth Aaron Synagogue, a fami- of the synagogue. but actual mem-
liar Wyoming-Curtis landmark for bership has declined little, congre- urged "rabbis and laymen alike
the past 16 years. has been sold gation spokesmen claim. The reli- to take advantage of the access
gious school will continue classes "and to embark on a pilgrimage
for $325.000.
The 550-member congregation on Wyoming and also in Steven- to the Holy Land."
In another resolution, the con-
maintains the right to occupy the son School, Southfield, during the
vention denounced - "the vicious
building for the next two years al- coming year.

campaign" in the So-
though the transaction wit:i Gospel
viet press and communications
Temple Missionary Baptist Church
media against Israel "which has
has already been completed, said
placed in jeopardy the security of
Sam Loberman, Beth Aaron presi-
the 3,000,000 Jews of the Soviet
Of the total cash sale, $100,000
The resolution urged the So-
in Israel Bonds was purchased
viet government to curb these
by the congregation in accor-
immoral and inflammatory prac-
dance with a building fund
hound Rabbi Benjamin H. Gorre-
tices." The resolution also
lick and two secretaries at Beth
asked the Soviet government to
Beth Aaron. now in its 23rd year. Aaron Synagogue and escaped with
extend to its Jewish minority
has a 10-acre building site at 12 about $145 in synagogue funds:
"the same rights, privileges and
Mile Rd. west of- Telegraph, but $25 from the rabbi and $10 from
opportunities to develop their
building plans are not definite as Mrs. Joseph Menken, one of the
own religious and cultural life"
yet. said Loberman.
given other ethnic and national-
Sonic 50 per cent of the congre-
The gunmen entered .,the syna-
ity groups.
gation has already left the area gogue office shortly after 9:30 a.m.
It also called on the Soviet
June 29. Mrs. Menken was taking Union "to accelerate" the reunion
Jewish families separated dur-
Rabbi Segal to Join
his study while the other secretary, ing World War II by the Nazi
Mrs Sol Baker, was in the office, holocaust.
in Israel Seminars
typing. Pointing a gun at Mrs.
In another resolution, the rabbis
Rabbi Jacob E. Segal of Adas Baker's head, one gunman made urged the United Nations and the
Shalom Synagogue left last week her go into the rabbi's study, then, International Red Cross to inter-
with Mrs. Segal for a month's stay after taking Rabbi Gorrelick's wal- vene in Arab countries where
in Israel. where the rabbi will join let, tied the two of them. The Jewish nationals "have been sub-
colleagues in a series of live-in other gunman compelled Mrs. Men- jected to lynching, brutal and
seminars July 9.14 at the Histadrut ken to open the safe.
barbaric treatment" following the
cultural headquarters at Kfar Saba
The bandits said: "We won't Arab-Israel war "to put an end
near Tel Aviv.
hurt you if you do what we want to these outrages and to insure
Among the speakers at this you to do," after Mrs. Baker that fundamental human rights
seminar series will be Prime pleaded with them.
are guaranteed."
Minister Levi Eshkol. Mrs. Golda
Rabbi Pesach Levovitz of Lake-
After taking the cash, the two
i%leir, Yigael Yadin, Defense Minis-
wood was elected to a second
ter Moshe Dayan and former bandits tied Mrs. Menken to the term as president.
Prime Minister David Ben-Gurion. other two and warned them to
wait at least five minutes before
Rabbi Segal will preside at the calling police. The three victims
seminar which is to be addressed released themselves, as they were
OUR THANKS to the friends
by Ben-Gurion on "The Emancipa-
and relatives who prayed for
loosely tied.
the successful recovery of our
One bandit was about 6 feet tall
Rabbi and Mrs. Segal will return
daughter Sherri.
and lanky, the other about 5 feet,
to Detroit in mid-August.
9 inches. Mrs. Menken said. They
Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Miller
were Negro.
Mrs. Baker said the two men
missed her $100 in rent money.



City of New York and certificates Association of Temple Educators
as a principal, teacher, teacher of and also has served as an officer
music and teacher of Hebrew.
of American Conference of Can-
tors. He has written and lectured
A former exchange student at extensively in the field of Jewish
the University of Bern, Switzer- education as well as Jewish music
land, Cantor Asher is presently
and liturgy.
a candidate for a PhD in re-
He and his wife have three sons.
ligious education at Dropsie Col-
lege, Philadelphia.

From 1954 to 1961, he was re-
ligious school principal and cantor
of Temple Emeth in Teaneck,
N.J., prior to which he served in
several Eastern congregations.
This summer, he is serving for the
fourth year as program director
of the UAHC Joseph Eisner Camp
for Living Judaism at Great Bar-
rington, Mass. Cantor Asher is
recording secretary of he National

Orthodox Rabbis
Endorse Reunified
City of Jerusalem

Beth Aaron Synagogue Sold



Keep the
Concept Alive

Beth Yehuda Schools

BONN (JTA) — A former SS
captain, Rudolf Scheerer, 59, has
been sentenced in a Rottweil court
to 30 months' inprisonment for par-
ticipation in the wartime killing of
more than 200 Russian Jews.
A Baden-Baden court was
asked by the prosecution to im-
pose a life sentence on Helmut
Reinhard, 55, wartime Gestapo
head in occupied Norway. He was
accused of aiding in the deporta-
tion of 532 Norwegian Jews to the
Auschwitz death camp and with
aiding the execution of four Nor-

Milan Wineries, Detroit, Mich.



"And I will enlarge thy borders
Neither shall any covet thy land
When thou goest up (to Jerusalem) to appear
Before the Lord thy God
Three times in the year."



Succos Aliyah October 15, 1967

Lowest Rates In Town

For Derails Coll


Gunmen Hold Up
Synagogue; Rob
Rabbi, Secretary

Ex-Nazi SS Captain
Sentenced in Germany



KE 5-3386


L'chaim: a toast. A toast to you for all
your help. All your prayers. A toast to peace.
Come, drink a toast with us in Israel.
Beautiful, Exciting. Warm and friendly.
Brimming with life and vitality.
Come visit Israel. .There's nothing I
stopping you now. iSiae

The Annual General Membership
Meeting & Election of Board of

of the


Wednesday Evening, July 12, 1967
at 8:45 p.m. at the Southfield
Building, 15751 W. 10 1/2 Mile Road
Southfield, Michigan

For the Finest in
Home Remodeling
Residential and Commercial


See your local travel agent or contact the Israel Government

Tourist Office: 5 South Wabash Ave., Chicago, Illinois 60603



E:ILDERS l':':

Back to Top

© 2021 Regents of the University of Michigan