22—Fridciy, March 23, 1973 - THE DETROIT JEWISH NEWS
Rabbi Harlow, Beth El Corners tone Laying Sche duled April 15
Beth El will hold
Mahzor Editor, the Temple
Founded in 1850 by 12 fam- membership then numbered
cornerstone laying cere- ilies during the period of 40
mony of its new building on ish immigration from Ger-
to Give Lecture Telegraph
1861 a church building
and 14 Mile Rds.
10:30 a.m. April, 15.
The program is being ar-
ranged 'by Mrs. Arthur R.
Bloom and Mrs. Lester J.
Morris, chairmen of the day,
and their committees. The
speaker will be Paul Handle-
man, general chairman of
Beth El's building fund cam-
TEMPLE EMANU-EL: Services 8:15 p.m. today. Rabbi
Rosenbaum will speak on "Jews We Must Rescue."
Douglas Baar, Bar Mitzva.
ADAS SHALOM SYNAGOGUE: Services 6 p.m. today and
9 a.m. Saturday. Rabbi Rosenbloom will speak on "It's
Time to Give Priority to American Judaism."
CONG. BNAI MOSHE: Services 6:15 p.m. today and
8:45 a.m. Saturday. Rabbi Lehrman will speak on
"Answers for Everything?" Daniel Paul and Leslie
Temples to Join for Services
Honoring Birth of Rabbi Wise
Finkelstein, Bnai Mitzva.
CONG. BNAI ISRAEL of Pontiac: Services 8:30 p.m. today.
Rabbi Berman will speak on "A Tribute to Dr. Abraham
Heschel." Services 9 a.m. Saturday. Rabbi Berman win
speak on "The Responsibilities bf the 'Cohen Godol."
Steven Jacobson, Bar Mitzva.
CONG. BETH ABRAHAM-HILLEL: Services 6 p.m. today
and 9 a.m. Saturday. Rabbi Halpern will speak on "The
Language of Jewish Music."
CONG. BETH SHALOM: Services 6 p.•. today and 9 a.m.
Saturday. Rabbi Nelson will speak on "Sacred Cows."
David Mendelson and Steven Repitor, Bnai Mitzva.
TEMPLE ISRAEL: Services 8:30 p.m. today. Rabbi Syme
will speak on "Reform Judaism in the State of Israel."
Nancy Rivkin and Miriam Buegeleisen, Bnot Mitzva.
Services 11 a.m. Saturday. Cinday Adelman, Bat Mitzva.
CONG. SHAAREY SHOMAYIM: Services 6:30 p.m. today
and 9 a.m. Saturday. Rabbi Leo Goldman will speak on
"The Principle of Purity."
TEMPLE BETH EL: Services 8:30 p.m. today. Rabbi Hertz
will speak on "How Does Being Religious Make You a
Better Person?" Lyle Harris, Bar Mitzva. Services 11
a.m. Saturday. Rabbi Hertz will speak on "Great Advice
From Jeremiah for Our Times."
TEMPLE BETH JACOB of Pontiac: Services 8:30 p.m.
today. Ronald Kane will speak at the brotherhood serv-
ice on "The Meaning of Brotherhood."
BIRMINGHAM TEMPLE: Services 8:30 p.m. today. Rabbi
Wine will speak on "Giorgio Bassani," creator of "Gar-
den of the Finzi-Continis."
TEMPLE KOL AMI: Services 8:30 p m. today. Guest
speaker Judith Grant will discuss "The Message. of
,CONG. BETH ACHIM: Services 6:30 p.m. today and 8:45
many to the United States,
w hen Detroit's population
was 21,000, Temple Beth El's
members met in private
homes from 1850 to 1852.
In 1852, a room was rented
on Jeff erson Avenue, at
an annual cost of $300, and
used as a place of worship.
In 1859 a hall was rented
on Cadillac Square at an an-
nual rental of $140. The
Rabbi Jules Harlow, editor
of the Mahzor, published last
fall under the auspices of the
Conservative movement, will
be featured speaker at the
Adult Study Institute of Adas
Shalom Syngagogue, 8:45
p.m. Tuesday. Adas Shalom
was the only Conservative
synagogue in the Detroit
area to use this new work
last year. Rabbi Harlow will
speak on "Why a New Mah-
zor: a Conversation With the
Editor." College students in
the area are invited to meet
Rabbi Harlow informally fol-
lowing his talk. Refreshments
will be served. There is no
chafge to the public.
Members of the six local
Reform Jewish congregations
in the Detroit area will hold
a combined religious service
8:30 'p.m. March 30 to honor
the birth date of Rabbi Isaac
Mayer Wise, founder of the
American Reform movement.
The service, sponsored by
the Metropolitan Detroit Fed-
eration of Reform Syna-
gogues, will be held at Tern-
Thursdays 6:30-10:00 W.S.U.
Southfield Center Beginning
April 5th— CALL 358-2104
THE DIARY OF ANNE. FRANK
Rapping With Rabbi
Rabbi Seymour - Rosen-
bloom, assistant rabbi of
Adas Shalom Synagogue, has
invited those of college-age
who are affiliated with his
congregation to an oneg Sha-
bat at his home 8:30 p.m.
today. Rabbi Rosenbloom will
discuss an article, "Where
May We Feel God's Spirit?,"
by Albert S. Axelrad, Hillel
director of Brandeis Univer-
Interested students may
call the synagogue office,
851-5100, for details.
Calls" and "So the Kids are
Rabbi Wise founded the
Union of American Hebrew
Congregations, which this
year observes 'its centennial;
the Hebrew Union College in
1875; and the Central Con-
ference of American Rabbis
in 1889. He served as presi-
dent of the latter two insti-
tutions until his death in 1900.
Participating in the serv-
ice, besides Temple Israel,
are Temples Beth El, Beth
El of Windsor, Beth Jacob
of Pontiac, Emanu-El of Oak
Park and Kol Ami of Birm-
was purchased on Rivard
Street and transformed into
In 1867 a church building
was purchased on Washing-
ton and Clifford and trans-
formed into a synagogue. The
membership then rose to 65
In 1903 the members of
Temple Beth El built their
first synagogue on Wood-
ward, and Elliot Albert Kahn
was the architect. The mem-
bership numbered 300 fam-
The present building on
Woodward and Gladstone was
constructed in 1922. Albert
Kahn was again the architect.
The membership numbered
Today Temple Beth El has
a membership of 1,500 fa
flies and is one of the lar
and most influential Reform
Jewish Congregations in the
Jr. & Sr. High School Students
AKIVA HEBREW DAY SCHOOL
ALBERT VORSP AN
a.m. Saturday. Jan Warner, Bar Mitzva.
CONG. BETH MOSES: Services 6:30 p.m. today and 8:30
ple • Israel. In subsequent
years, this annual service
p.m. Susan Dunn, Bat Mitzva. Services 8:45 a.m. Satur-
will rotate among the other
Regular services will be held at Cong. Bais Chabad,
Young Israel of Oak-Woods, Livonia Jewish Congregation,
Although a variety of inter-
Beth. Isaac of Trenton, Young Israel of Southfield (27705
temple programs have taken
Lahser), Bnai Israel-Beth Yehuda, Downtown Synagogue,
place in previous years, this
Cong. Shomrey Emunah, Cong. Bnai David, Cong. Shaarey
will be the first joint service.
Zedek, Cong. Mishkan Israel, Young Israel of Greenfield
Rabbi Wise's birth was on
and 13340 W. Seven Mile.
Adas Shalom Seders March
Adas Shalom Synagogue
Minyan will be held at 7:30 p.m. Monday through
Albert Vorspan, director
Friday and 8:30 a.m. Sunday at Temple Israel. A daily will hold two Passover sed-
or the commission on social
iminyan and Sabbath services are held at 17376 Wyoming. ers in its new synagogue.
The first, to be held April action of the Union of Amer-
16, will be led by Rabbi ican Hebrew Congregations,
Statewide Synagogue Conclave Seymour Rosenbloom and parent body of the Reform
Cantor Nicholas Fenakel. movement, will speak.
Includes 'Seminary Presentation Rabbi Jacob E. Segal, spirit- He is the •author or co-
ual leader of Adas Shalom, author of several books, in-
A statewide conference of congregational membership and
Cantor Larry Vieder will cluding "Justice and Juda-
Michigan's Conservative syn- support for the seminary and conduct
agogue leaders, beginning its sister institutions in the April 17. the second seder ism," "Giants of Justice,"
"Jewish Values and Social
with an 11:30 a.m. brunch, Conservative movement.
For reservation informa-
will take place Sunday at
LOUIS KASLE of Flint, tion, call the synagogue of- Crisis," as well as two pop-
ular humorous works, "My
Cong. Bnai Moshe.
conference c h air m an, an-
Rabbi Doesn't Make , House
In addition to citing 18 _syn- nounced that a special award fice, 851-5100.
agogue presidents for serv- for devoted service will be
ices to t h e i r congregations presented by the seminary
and communities, the Jewish to T. George Sternberg, a Bnai Moshe Composes Concert
Theological Se min a r y of past president and honorary
America will present plaques trustee of the Bay City Jew-
to three synagogues for their ish Community Association.
adoption of the National En-
Judge Ira G. Kaufman of
rollment. p l. a n They are the Wayne County Probate
t will be presiding chair-
eaders from as
west as Benton Harbor
Tire, atidna Enrollment I and as far north as Mount
program of mass Pleasant.
Monday evening, March 26, 7:30-9:30 P.M.
LaMed Auditorium of United Hebrew Schools
21550 West 12 Mile Rd., Southfield
1973 THEATRE CONCERT
SAT. EVE., MAR. 24, 1973 - 8:30 P. M.
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Temple Folk Co ncert Arranged
Temple Beth Jacob will
throw its second annual fund
raiser, a folk concert featur-
ing Steve Carrier on classi-
cal guitar, Betty and Dotty
playing folk and blues and
the Bluegrass Family , Band,
8 p.m. Saturday at the
temple in Pontiac.
. Tickets can be purchased
at the door.
Carrier is a classical gui-
tarist from Oakland Univer-
sity. Dotty Decker and Betty
Lewis have performed for
the Detroit Folk Lore Soci-
ety. The Bluegrass Family
Band includes Dennis Cy-
poryn on five-string banjo
(MacMillan j u s t published
his new book on bluegrass);
Mary Cyporyn, his wife, on
bass; Mike Morey on guitar;
and his wife, M a r t h a, on
auto harp. Special guest
Fred Fish m a n will play
mandolin. The group is fea-
tured on WEXL daily. Fam-
ilies are invited. Snacks will
be served at intermission
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A NEW YIDDISH MUSICAL
WITH CELEBRITIES of the YIDDISH THEATER Nod CONCERT STAGE
Cong. Bnai Moshe's Town Hall Series will present a
Festival of Jewish Music in honor of Israel's 25th anniver-
sary 7:45 p.m. April 1. Featured artist will be Cantor Sher-
wood Goffin, left, of the Lincoln Center Synagogue , New
York. Cantor Goffin, 31, who will accompany himself on
I the guitar, has a repertoire of Hebrew, English and Yiddish
melodies, particularly "Songs for Soviet Jews." The Bnai
Moshe Choral Ensemble, directed by Cantor Louis Klein,
right, also will perform. Accompanying the musical num-
bers will be Cantor Sholom Kalib and Doreen Raskin at
the piano and Jerry Kohen on an Israeli drum. For ticket
information, call the synagogue, LI 8-9000.
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