24—Friday, September 1$, 1970
THE DETROIT JEWISH NEWS
CONG. MISHKAN ISRAEL: Services 7:15 p.m. today and 9 a.m. Sat-
urday. Rabbi Kranz will speak on "Reaching a Religious Goal."
CONG. BNAI JACOB: Services 6:19 p.m. today and 9 a.m. Saturday.
Rabbi Isaac,will speak on "When You Come to Possess the Prom-
CONG. BNAI ISRAEL: Services 8:30 p.m. today and 7:30 a.m. Satur-
day. Rabbi Berman will speak on "Is Silence Always Golden?"
TEMPLE BETH JACOB: Services 8:30 p.m. today. Rabbi Berkowitz
will speak on "Do Our Religious &tools Meet the Cha lleugei
Robert Sklar, Bar Mitzva.
TEMPLE KOL AMI: Services 8:30 p.m. today. Rabbi Conrad will
speak on "Can Religious Education Be Meaningful to a Child Rear-
ed in an Age of Turmoil?"
TEMPLE ISRAEL: Services 8:30 p.m. today and 11 a.m. Saturday.
Rabbi Syme will speak on "When You Get to the Promised Land
. . . Or the Dangers of Success." Marla Wohlman, Bat Mitzva.
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CONG. BETH ISAAC: Services 8 p.m. today. Rabbi Jessel will speak
on "The Origin and Meaning of Rosh Hashana."
CONG. BETH ABRAHAM: Services 5:30 p.m. today and 8:55 a.m. Sat-
urday. Rabbi Halpern's sermon will be "The Problem of Time
TEMPLE EMANU-EL: Services 8:15 p.m. today. Rabbi Rosenbaum
will speak on "Hazards to a Mid-East Peace."
CONG. BNAI MOSHE: Services 6 p.m. today and 8:45 a.m. Saturday.
Rabbi Lehrman will speak on "What Belongs to Me." Stuart Milan
and James Marx, Bnai Mitzva.
TEMPLE BETH EL: Services 5:30 p.m. today and 11:15 a.m. Satur-
day. Rabbi Hertz will speak on "The New Beginning We Need."
BIRMINGHAM TEMPLE: Services 8:30 p.m. today. Rabbi Wine will
speak on "The Czechs, the Hungarians and the Jews."
CONG. BETH ACHIM: In-town services 6:15 p.m. and 8:45 a.m. Sat-
urday. Rabbi Gorrelick will preach on "Sight and Insight." Subur-
ban services 6:15 p.m. today and 8:45 a.m. Saturday. Lawrence
and Kenneth Greenberg, Bnai Mitzva.
CONG. BETH SHALOM: Services 6 p.m. today and 9 a.m. Saturday.
• Alan Gildenberg, Bar Mitzva.
CONG. BETH MOSES: Services 6:30 p.m. today and 8:45 a.m. Satur-
day. Bernard Stone and Alan Korby, Bnai Mitzva.
CONG. BNAI DAVID: Services 6:30 p.m. today and 8:30 a.m. Satur-
day. Howard Weinger, Bar Mitzva.
CONG. SHAAREY ZEDEK: Services 6 p.m. today and 8:45' a.m. Sat-
urday. Charles Techner and Richard Margolin, Bnai Mitzva.
Regular services will be held at Young Israel of Oak-Woods, Adas
Shalom Synagogue, Livonia Jewish Congregation, Young Israel of
Greenfield, Cong. Beth Billet, Temple Beth Am, Cong. Shaarey Shoma-
yim and Downtown Synagogue.
Cong. Beth Isaac of Trenton to Install
Rabbi Jessel as Its Spiritual Leader
Ann Arbor Temple to Meet Black Groups After Sit-In
By HANNAH MORRISON
University of Michigan
Members of two welfare organi-
zations left the premises of Cong.
Beth Israel in Ann Arbor last Sat-
urday night, following a three-day
The groups, Black Economic De-
velopment League and the Wash-
tenaw County Welfare Rights Or-
ganization, had demanded $50,000
for the benefit of their respective
Though they had not received
any pledges from Beth El Presi-
dent Prof. Henry Gershowitz, the
congregation recognized the or-
ganization as legitimate and
promised an open meeting this
Sunday regarding their demands.
"We're more than willing to co-
operate in the needs of the poor,"
said Prof. Gershowitz, "but can-
not tolerate illegal threats and oc-
cupation. The board and I have
been pressured to set up a meeting
earlier than we might have other-
The board included
ment a promise to discontinue its
efforts to obtain a restraining or-
der barring members of BEDL and
.WRO from the congregation's prop-
Prior to the temporary agree-
ment, the congregation and group
representatives were in what Prof.
Gershowitz -termed a "no-talking
During an unofficial conversa-
tion Saturday night, it was discov-
ered that Henry Bryant UI, a
BEDL member, was willing to
compromise. Bryant said, "After
all the emotional hysteria, they're
willing to deal with us."
He predicted that BEDL and
WRO would be able to "lay our
rap down at the Sept. 20 meeting."
Prof. Gershowitz said, "The
synagogue is no in the position
financially or legally to spend a
penny. We have no institutional
money. However we are giving
them the chance to address in-
dividuals to raise money."
Both Bryant and Catherine Emer-
son, a representative of WRO, said
they realized they bad overesti-
mated the temple's resources, when
they had demanded $50,000. "We're
willing to accept fund raising,"
said Mrs. Emerson, calling the
The two groups have previously
staged sit-ins at the Ann Arbor
Unitarian Church, which pledged
$10,000; the First Unitarian Church,
which donated $5,000; and the
Christian Science congregation.
The Ann Arbor Society of Friends
has offered its facilities for a day
care center and $1,500.
Mrs. Emerson said, "Congrega-
tions of all sizes and degrees of
wealth will be similary confront-
Rabbi David Jessel will be for-1 University of Ohio, Rabbi Jessel
many installed as spiritual leader served Temple Beth Am in Livonia
of Trenton's Cong. Beth Isaac in from 1963 to 1968.
the board of the Michigan His-
ceremonies 2:30 p.m. Sunday in
He currently is working toward torical Society and recently re-
a doctor of philosophy degree in ceived a grant from the Merril
Following the installation, which sociology at Wayne State Univer- Trust to compile an oral history
will be conducted by Rabbi Ernst sity. For the past two years he of Michigan Jewry.
Conrad of Temple Kol Ami, a has been community affairs, asso-
The rabbi is married to the
reception will be held for mem- ciate with the Jewish Community
former Nagie-Laure Hakim, of
bers of the congregation, area Council.
Bat Yam, Israel, whom he met
clergymen and invited guests.
In addition, he is Jewish chap- there shortly after the Six-Day
Rabbi Jessel has been conduct- lain at the Detroit House of Cor-
War. The couple lives in Livonia
E ing Sabbath eve rection, has served as rabbinic
with their 22-month-old daughter,
services for the adviser for the past six years to
Downriver con- Michigan State Temple Youth and
Among Rabbi je-ssel's duties at
since is an instructor in the College of Beth Isaac will be supervising the
Jewish Studies of the Metropolitan religious school and teaching adult
Born and reared Detroit Federation of R e f or m classes, in addition to conducting
in Canada, he Synagogues.
Sabbath services 8 p.m. each Fri-
Rabbi Jessel is a member of day and on Jewish holidays.
was educated at
the University of
- Toronto, where
he received a 0 Roth Hashana, 1st day —
Thurs., Oct. 1
Rosh Hashana, 2nd day
bachelor of arts
-Fri., Oct. 2
Rabbi Jessel degree in modern 4 Toni Kippur
Sat., Oct. 10
Sukot, 1st day
languages. Later he received de-
_Thurs., Oct. 15
Sukot, 2nd day
grees of bachelor of Hebrew let-
Fri., Oct. 16
ters and master of arts from the
_Thurs., Oct. 12
Hebrew Union College-Jewish In-
Fri., Oct. 23
stitute of Religion in Cincinnatt,
Hanuka, 1st day
_Wed., Dec. 23
Purim .......................... _.._.._ ...... _.._..._._ ...... __Thurs., March 11
where he was ordained.
After two years of graduate
Passover, let day ....... _.._..—._.._..- ...... _..- ...... Sat., April 10
work at the Hebrew University,
Passover, 2nd day
_Sun., April 11
he received a scholarship to at-
Passover, 7th day
.Fri., April 16
tend the Institute of Pastoral
Passover, 8th day .. ....-... ___
___ _ ___— ..... _.Sat., April 17
Psychiatry at Bellevue Hospital,
Israel Independence Day
- —Fri., April 30
New York, *here he worked
Shavuot, 1st day
--Sun., May 30
Shavuot, 2nd day
with drug itddiets.
.Mea., May 31
Tbsba b'Av ......... ............... ........._-__..........--...-13um, Aug. 1
Following a period as Hillel
Foundation counselor at Miami
$500,000,000 in national reparations
The plan was originated by sev- for injustices done to Blacks and
eral black leaders who issued the other underprivileged groups. The
Black Manifesto in April 1969. It manifesto set up self-determination
seeks from churches—which it re- programs for which the money
gards as capitalist exploiters— would be used.
STILL TIME TO REGISTER
TEMPLE BETH AM
TO HIGH SCHOOL
Registration open to
7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Thursday, September 17
MEMBERSHIP NOW OPEN
A Congregation of Liberal Judaism
Announces to the Community the Opening of Its New
Season of Religious and Educational Activities
Membership in Temple Israel entitles each family not only to Religious
School, enrollment for each child, but also to seatings for the'enttire
family at the
HIGH HOLY DAY
Which Begin With Rosh Hashanah Eve
WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 30
The Holiday Sermons Will Be
DR. LEON FRAM DR. M. ROBERT SYME
The Great Music of the Holidays
Will Be Rendered By
CANTOR HAROLD ORBACH
and the Choirs of Temple Israel
The opening of Religious School takes place on Sunday,
Sept. 20 for pupils from kindergarten through High
School, with the exception of Grades 7 and 8, which
meet on Saturday, Sept. 19.
Hebrew School commences on Monday, September 21
Schools Directed by Cantor Arthur Asher
To enroll your children in our schools and to insure their observance of
Bar Mitzvah and Confirmation and their participation in Youth Activi-
ties, as well as to arrange for High Holy Doy seating, you are invited
to communicate with our Administrator, Fronk L Simons, at the
THE ENTIRE COMMUNITY IS INVITED
To Join the Membership of Temple Israel
AI Our MIDNIGHT SELICHOT SERRE
Saturday Night, Sept. 26, 10:30 P.M. to 12 Midnight
Featuring the participation of the Temple Israel
Youth and a
new, Creative Worship Experience in Multi-Media Form
17400 MANDERSON RD. at MERTON
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