THE DETROIT JEWISH NEWS
30 Friday, December 4, 1981
Farewell to Cantor Ackerman Planned by Cantors Council
The Cantor's Council of tender a farewell party for Dec. 23.
Cantor Ackerman, whose
Metropolitan Detroit will Cantor Sh9.btai Ackerman
contract at Cong. Beth Ab-
raham Hillel Moses expires
Dec. 31, has taken the posi-
tion of cantor. at Temple
Beth Israel, Deerfield Be-
13425 Capitol Ave. Oak Park
Cantor Ackerman came
to the U.S. in 1955 as an Is"-
raeli delegate to the Miz-
rachi - Religious Zionists of
Invite You To Our
America convention. Dur-
ing the convention he ap-
peared at one of its pro-
grams, where he was seen
by several Detroiters
attending the parley. They
recommended him for the
post of cantor at the
1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Beth Abraham, and he has
BRING YOUR LADY
served the congregation
He was the recipient of
an award from the
Council of Metropolitan
Detroit for participating
in Jewish holiday radio
and television programs.
He has also been honored
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FOR LIFE TODAY"
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by the Common Council
of the City of Detroit with
a testimonial resolution
for his services to the
In addition to these local
awards, Ackerman was
honored two years ago by
the Cantors Institute of the
Jewish Theological Semi-
nary with a scholarship in
his name by the Cantors As-
sembly with funds raised by
members of his congrega-
tion. This scholarship is
used to assist students who
are studying for admission
to the cantorate.
He received several hon-
ors from State of Israel
Bonds and the commenda-
tion of the Israel Bond
organization and the state
The list of his member-
ships includes the Mizrachi
University, Diskin Or-
phanage Home, Jabotinsky
Society of Herut Zionists of
America and Labor Zionist
Alliance. He has appeared
before the Yeshivath Beth
Yehudah Ladies Auxiliary,
Jewish Home for the Aged
and many other organiza-
Cantor Ackerman has
served as a past president of
the Cantor's Council of Met-
ropolitan Detroit. He is pre-
sently a member of the
executive council of the
Cantor's Assembly, the na-
tional body of Conservative
ADAT SHALOM SYNAGOGUE: Services 5 p.m. today
and 9 a.m. Saturday. Jeffrey Share, Bar Mitzva.
CONG. BETH ABRAHAM HILLEL MOSES: Services 6
p.m. today and 9 a.m. Saturday. Douglas Katz, Bar
CONG. BETH ACHIM: Services 5 p.m. today and 8:45
a.m. Saturday. David Dubin, Bar Mitzva. Jody Lipton,
TEMPLE BETH EL: Services 8:30 p.m. today. Rabbi
Schwartz will speak on "The Moral Majority." Gler
Gersten, Bar Mitzva. Services 11 a.m. Saturday. Rabl-
Schwartz will speak on "Orthodox Reform Jews." Sara
Blum, Bat Mitzva. ( Kerstyn Cohen was Bat Mitzva at
Nov. 27 Shabat services and Todd Janower became Bar
Mitzva at Nov. 28 Shabat services.)
BIRMINGHAM TEMPLE: Services 8:30 p.m. today.
Rabbi Wine will speak on "Jecis and Greeks — The
Forgotten Connection." Margie McClennen, Bat
CONG. BNAI ISRAEL OF WEST BLOOMFIELD:
Services 8:30 a.m. Saturday. Guest speaker will be
Rabbi Bee. Guest Cantor Jack Wolf will speak on "The
Dream, the Hope and the Reality."
CONG. BNAI MOSHE: Services 4:30 p.m. today and 8:45
a.m. Saturday. Jason Savine, Bar Mitzva.
TEMPLE EMANU-EL: Services 7:30 p.m. today (Couples
Club Family Shabat). Services 10:30 a.m. Saturday.
Katherine Lifton, Bat Mitzva.
TEMPLE ISRAEL: Services 8 p.m. today (Teachers
Shabat). Rabbi Wittstein will speak on "The Ecology of
Education." Michael Miller, Bar Mitzva. Services 11
a.m. Saturday. Mark Wilson and Scott Wilson, Bnai
TEMPLE KOL AMI: Services 8:30 p.m. today. Dr. Ralph
Abramowitz, professor at Wayne State University's
school of social work, will speak on "Growing Old in
Today's World." Mr. and Mrs. Harry Roer will officiate.
LIVONIA JEWISH CONGREGATION: Services 8 p.m.
today. Rabbi Gordon will speak on "Our Self and Our
Destiny." Services 9 a.m. Saturday.
CONG. SHAAREY ZEDEK: Services 5 and 8 p.m. today.
(Third Grade Worship Commencement). Margo Cha-
zen, Bat Mitzva at late services.
CONG. T'CHIYAH: Services 10 a.m. Saturday, conducted
by Ira Harris.
Regular services will be held at Cong. Bais Chabad of
Farmington Hills, Cong. Bais Chabad of West Bloomfield,
Cong. Beth Isaac of Trenton, Temple Beth Jacob, Cong.
Beth Shalom; Cong. Beth Tefilo Emanuel Tikvah, Cong.
Beth Tephilath Moses of Mt. Clemens, Cong. Bnai David,
Cong. Bnai Israel-Beth Yehudah, Cong. Bnai Jacob, Cong.
Bnai Zion, Cong. Dovid Ben Nuchim, Downtown
Synagogue, Livonia Jewish Congregation, Cong. Mishkan
Israel Nusach H'Ari, Sephardic Community of Greater De-
troit, Cong. Shaarey Shomayim (Jewish Center Jimmy
Prentis Morris Branch), Cong. Shomrey Emunah, Cong.
Shomrey Israel (18995 Schaefer), Cong. Solel, Young Israel
of Greenfield, Young Israel of Oak-Woods and Young Israel
When the history of the
first half of this century
comes to be written — prop-
erly written — it will be ac-
knowledged the most stupid
and brutal in the history of
— Sir Thomas Beecham
Wednesday Evening, December 9
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"Jewish Ethics for Life
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p.m. Wednesday at Cong.
Ms. Klagsbrun's talk is
sponsored by the Tillie Mar-
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cultural commission of the
The public is invited free
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