Novetsky to Be Installed by Greenfield Young Israel
Continuing a pattern of service to
the Young Israel movement, Sam-
uel S. Novetsky has been elected
president of Young Israel of Green-
field. A member and youth leader
over three decades ago, he has
held positions of
TEMPLE BETH JACOB: Services 8:30 p.m. today. Rabbi Berkowlz
will speak on "We. Ought to Pass A Law." Jon Birnkrant, Bar
throughout his as-
soci a tion with
CONG. MISHKAN ISRAEL: Services 8:50 p.m. today and 9 a.m. Sat-
Young Israel, and
urday. Rabbi Kranz will speak on "How to Kindle the World."
in 1966 was hon-
Andrew Kaufman, Bar Mitzva.
ored at a testi-
monial dinner by
CONG. BNAI MOSHE: Services 7 p.m. today and 8:45 a.m. Saturday.
Young Israel of
Rabbi Lehrman will speak on "Our Competitive World." Kenneth
Garber and Gary Walt, Bnai Mitzva.
in recognition of
DOWNTOWN SYNAGOGUE: Services 10 a.m. Saturday. Rabbi Gamze
will speak on "The Divine Spirit Still Speaks." Richard Litwin,
as president 'if
He will be installed into his
TEMPLE BETH AM: Services under the stars 7:30 p.m. today at the
home of Mr. and Mrs. Fred Green, 7359 N. Briarcliff, West Bloom- present office, together with the
field Twp (In case of rain, services at the Cohn Building) Rabbi other officers of Young Israel of
Greenfield and its sisterhood at
Chester will speak on "God Greated .. ."
the annual banquet 6:30 p.m. June
CONG. BETH ACHIM: In town services 6:30 p.m. today and 8:45 a.m. 29 at the synagogue building.
Saturday. Rabbi Gorrelick will speak on "The Dissent and Revolt."
Other officers to be installed are
Suburban services 7:55 today and 8:45 a.m. Saturday. Howard K.
vice presidents Seymour Green-
Goldberg, Charles Halberg and Sheldon, Stern, Bnai Mitzva.
stein and Barry Eisenberg; treas-
BIRMINGHAM TEMPLE: Services 8:30 p.m. today. Rabbi Wine will urer, Milton Duchan; and secre-
speak on "Indo-China—What Do We Need For Peace?" Marc Bren- taries, Charles Snow, Adele Gittle-
ner, Bar Mitzva.
man and Sol Hoberman.
Board members to be installed
TEMPLE ISRAEL: Services 8:30 p.m. today. Rabbi Fram will give a
are Harry L. Blitz, Meyer Eisen-
multi-media sermon on "Jerusalem the Golden" with slides and
berg, Morris Flatt, George Gel-
music, the last of his series on the rabbinical mission to Isra?1.
Edward Warren, Bar Mitzva. Services 11 a.m. Saturday. Michael
Trotsky and Jay Burnstein, Bnai Mitzva.
TEMPLE EMANU-EL: Services 8:15 p.m. today. Rabbi Rosenbaum
will speak on "Who Should Speak for Jews?" Jack Ressler, Bar
TEMPLE BETH EL: Services 5:30 p.m. today and 11:15 a.m. Satur-
day. Steven Bloom, Bar Mitzva.
CONG. SHAAREY ZEDEK: Services 6 p.m. today and 8:45 a.m. Sat-
urday. Kenneth Fox and Bruce Segal, Bnai Mitzva.
CONG. BNAI DAVID: Services 6:30 p.m. today and 8:30 a.m. Satur-
day. Joel Katz and Alan Mozen, Bnai Mitzva.
CONG. BETH SHALOM: Services 6 p.m. today and 9 a.m. Saturday.
Harold Abromovich and Matthew Weitz, Bnai Mitzva.
CONG. BETH MOSES: Services 7 p.m. today and 8:45 a.m. Saturday.
Randy Weiss and Wayne Ross, Bnai Mitzva.
TEMPLE KOL AMI: Services 8:30 p.m. today. Thomas Lynn, Bar
A dramatic Bible story is recon-
structed by Israel I. Taslitt in
"Thunder Over Tabor," published
by Sabra Books.
Recounting the story of Deborah,
Taslitt's tale is about the Bible
Heroine, about Barak and Sisera,
as it was enacted on Mount Tabor.
But w h lie it is primarliy based
on the era of Deborah the Prophet-
ess, there is really little about her
Regular services will be held at Beth Abraham, Adas Shalom, in this fine novel for teenagers
Young Israel of Oak Woods, Young Israel of Northwest Detroit, Beth which will be read with interest
Hillel and Shomrey Emunah.
also by the elders.
The Deborah story is mainly in
the epilogue in which Arnon, in a
letter to his father, General
Barak, recounts the Deborah
Bible story, quoting the Song of
Deborah. Actually, the entire
book is mainly about Arnon who
plays a role of significance in
sort of espionage among the
Caananites who were holding the
Israelites in submision. The Is-
raelite revolt is the main theme
and the tyranny of Sisera is re-
Sisera is portrayed murdering
Heber the Kenit who was laboring
in behalf of Israel's planned revolt.
His widow, Yael, as recorded bib-
lically, exacts vengeance by pierc-
ing Sisera's temple and ending his
rule of oppression.
Alex Saltsman and Mrs. David Dombey, selected man of the year
All the Bible characters in the
and woman of the year at the recent installation banquet of the
story of the Canaanite oppression
Young Israel of Oak-Woods are shown with David I. Berris (left) and the Israelite plan to regain
newly installed president, and Rabbi James I. Gordon.
freedom, the Defense at Mount
Tabor which is important in this
story, the inspiration of Deborah—
By RABBI SAMUEL J. FOX
(Copyright 1970 JTA, Inc.)
all are told quite effectively in the
The term Talmid ,Haham which kind implies that there is a layer
literally translated means a "wise on top and one on bottom in which
Cleveland Temple Plants
student" is an expression used to the stuffing is laid. This is com-
memorative of the manna which Forest in Israel From
refer to a Jewish scholar who is
was covered with a layer of dew
proficient in Jewish religious learn- both on top and on bottom to keep Proceeds of Israel Expo
CLEVELAND (JTA) — The re-
ing. It is an old expression found it fresh. Sometimes the stuffed formed Fairmount Temple will
already in Talmudic literature pudding is called "kugel" because plant a 10,000 tree forest within
(Shabbos 114a). Many have come of its circular shape (i.e. K'igul is the Jerusalem Forest Park, utiliz-
to understand that there is a rea- a Hebrew word meaning "like a ing funds generated by its recent
son for referring to a great scholar circle.")
and spectacular Israel Expo '70
by the title of a student. It shows, "Tzadik"
Exhibit, it was announced today.
they say, that one can never finish
"Tzadik" is a term used as The dedication of the forest will
being a student. As much as one early as in Biblical literature to be held Aug. 2 with the participa-
may know there is yet so much to refer to a righteous person. ti tion of Rabbi Arthur J. Lelyveld,
learn. Humility thus becomes one comes from a root which implies the temple's spiritual leader and
of the necessary traits of Jewish the notion of being "straight." It president of the American Jewish
is also used to indicate a person Congress, accompanied by a con-
of extreme piety. The Hasidic tingent of Fairmount Temple High
Pudding on Sabbath
movement came to use the term School students. The chairman of
It is a custom to eat some stuffed "Tzadik" as the term for a saintly the exhibit was Bernard R. Hol-
pudding on the Sabbath. Many leader of a Hasidic community lander, a Cleveland attorney, as-
claim that this is a reminder of who could intercede on behalf of sisted by Marvin J. Rukin and
the manna which descended from someone to gain favor in the eyes Mrs. Louis Zabell. 700 volunteers
heaven for the use of the Israelites of the Almighty. The term was manned the exhibit, which was
in their desert wandering after the thus endowed with a flavor of attended by 12,000 people, the
exodus from Egypt on the way to saintliness, as well as with a largest in the history of the Cleve.
the holy land. A stuffing of any measure of mysticism.
O-W NameS Its Man, Woman of Year
berman, Joseph Gittleman, Rabbi
Ernest E. Greenfield, Irving
Hershman, Paul Reiman, Itha-
mar Koenigsberg, Sam Lober-
man, Gordon Ryback, Norman
Sukenic, Mike Weiner, Jack
Zwick and all past presidents
who are automatically on the
For reservations' call co-chair-
men Bess Loberman, 398.3609, or
George Gelberman, 542-4676.
Vandals Destroy Torah
in Munich Break-In
are searching for vandals who
broke into a synagogue there Sun-
day and destroyed a number of
sacred items including a Torah
scroll. Police said the act was non-
political and had no connection
with the arson four months ago
when seven residents of the Jewish
home for the aged in Munich per-
ished in a fire.
Dr. Hans Lamm, chairman of the
Jewish community in Munich, said
the synagogue desecration was a
new act of anti-Semitic vandalism.
Sisterhood officers to be install-
ed are Miriam Hoberman, presi-
dent; Rita Schreiber, Lila Eisen-
berg, Rae Gellman and Esther
Posner, vice presidents; Ruth
Mittleman, treasurer; Harriet Pen-
fil, Shirley Portnoy and Goldie
Wrotslaysky, secretaries. Board
members are Rose Blitz, Gerry
Greenfield, Penny Greenstein,
Shifra Zwick, Marian Duchan, Lea
Feldman, Hadassah Prero and
THE DETROIT JEWISH NEWS
Friday, June 19, 1970-25
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from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
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