THE DETROIT JEWISH NEWS
30 Friday, June 18, 1982
Temple Beth El to Burn Mortgage Thursday
ADAT SHALOM SYNAGOGUE: Services 6 p.m. today
and 9 a.m. Saturday. Leslie Feldstein and Tricia Wein,
CONG. BETH ABRAHAM HILLEL MOSES: Services
7:15 p.m. today and 9 a.m. Saturday. Guest Cantor will
be Sam Josephson of Long Island, N.Y. Michael Cohen,
CONG. BETH ACHIM: Services 6 p.m. today and 8:45
a.m. Saturday. Jeffrey Meyer and Cort Poyner, Bnai
Mitzva. Services 7:15 a.m. Thursday. Gabriel Karp,
TEMPLE BETH EL: Services 5:30 p.m. today and 11 a.m.
Saturday. Rabbi Schwartz will speak on "Max and
Helen" in a review of Max Wiesenthal's newest book.
Nathan Bloch, Bar Mitzva.
CONG. BETH SHALOM: Services 6 and 8:30 p.m. today.
Elenore Lester, author of "Wallenberg: The Man in the
Iron Web," will speak. Marcy Ordower, Bat Mitzva at
late services. Services 9 a.m. Saturday. Ellen Knop-
pow, Bat Mitzva. Minha services 6:30 p.m. Saturday.
David Gilfman, Bar Mitzva.
BIRMINGHAM TEMPLE: Services 8:30 p.m. today.
Rabbi Wine will speak on "The Economy — Realism in
a Depression." Laura Weinberg, confirmation.
CONG. BNAI DAVID: Services 7:15 and 8 p.m. today.
Vivian Adler, Bat Mitzva. Services 8:30 a.m. Saturday.
Neal Schore, Bar Mitzva.
CONG. BNAI ISRAEL OF WEST BLOOMFIELD:
Services 9 a.m. Saturday. Cantor Stanley Zacharia
CONG. BNAI MOSHE: Services 7 p.m. today and 8:45
a.m. Saturday. Seth Meisler, Bar Mitzva.
DOWNTOWN SYNAGOGUE: Services 8 a.m. Saturday.
Rabbi Gamze will speak on "Our Enemies Will Hate
Us No Matter What We Do."
TEMPLE EMANU-EL: Services 8:15 p.m. today (instal-
lation of officers). Services 10:30 a.m. Saturday.
TEMPLE ISRAEL: Services 8:30 p.m. today. Rabbi Fram
will speak on "Nuclear War: Is It Inconceivable or
Inevitable or Preventable?" Jeffrey Berlin and Elliot
Glaser, Bnai Mitzva. Services 11 a.m. Saturday. Jason
Colton and Adam Howard, Bnai Mitzva. Services 5
p.m. Saturday. Alan Bernstein, Bar Mitzva.
TEMPLE KOL AMI: Services 8:30 p.m. today
(Installation of officers). Services 10:30 a.m. Saturday.
David Blackman, Bar Mitzva.
CONG. SHAAREY ZEDEK: Services 6 and 8 p.m. today.
Michelle Brickman, Bat Mitzva at late services. Serv-
ices 9 a.m. Saturday. Darren Findling, Bar Mitzva.
CONG. T'CHIYAH: Services 10 a.m. Saturday, conducted
by Ira Harris.
YOUNG ISRAEL OF GREENFIELD: Services 9 a.m.
Saturday (installation service).
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 Tefilo Emanuel Tikvah, Cong. Beth Tephilath Moses
of Mt. Clemens, ,Cong. Bnai Israel-Beth Yehudah, Cong.
Bnai Jacob, Cong. Bnai Zion, Cong. Dovid Ben Nuchim,
Livonia Jewish Congregation, Cong. Mishkan Israel
Nusach H'Ari, Sephardic Community of Greater Detroit,
Cong. Shaarey Shomayim (Jewish Center Jimmy Prentis
Morris Branch), Cong. Shomrey Igrael (18995 Schaefer),
Cong. Solel, Young Israel of Oak-Woods and Young Israel
Student Life at Seminary
Topic of SZ Program
Attorney Marvin Rosen
will speak on his life as a
student at the Jewish
Theological Seminary at an
evening marking 65 years
of affiliation between Cong.
Shaarey Zedek and the sem-
inary 7:45 p.m. Wednesday
at the Morris Adler Hall.
Rosen received the degree
of Bachelor of Hebrew Lit-
erature at the seminary in
addition to BA, MBA and
JD degrees at Columbia
Also speaking will be
Rabbi Allan Schranz, the
newly appointed assistant
to the chancellor of the sem-
inary. A movie about the li-
brary fire and the new li-
brary being built • will be
The highlight of the
evening will be the
recognition of all past
Mortgage burning by
synagogues is not too fre-
quent, yet, by the same to-
ken, not new. Shaarey
Zedek burned its mortgage
several years ago. Adat
Shalom aims for that oppor-
tunity in the very near fu-
ture. Other synagogues are
aiming for such removal of
Nevertheless, the reach-
ing of a stage of wiping out
the congregation's debt by
Temple Beth El assumes
As the first Detroit syna-
gogue and therefore the old-
est in the state of Michigan,
it is viewed here as an occa-
sion of interest by all Jewish
factions and becomes an
event gaining statewide at-
ceremony will take place
at Temple Beth El's 132nd
annual meeting, 8 p.m.
Thursday at the Temple
on Telegraph and 14 Mile.
president of Temple Beth
El, expressed pride in the
fact that the final payment
Peggy M. Frank heads
the arrangements coin-.
mittee and a champagne
reception will follow.
The two Beth El
structures preceding the
current one are still within
the memory of many De-
troiters. The one located on
Woodward and Eliot func-
tioned from 1903 to 1922. It
was followed by the
structure on Woodward and
Gladstone, where religious
services and educational
and community events were
in action from 1922 until
1973, when the present
temple was dedicated.
Three earlier synagogues
are part of the Jewish
and its multiple activities.
The first synagogue, on
Congress and St. Antoine,
served the sommunity from
1850 to 1861. It was fol-
lowed by the temple on
Rivard Street, 1861 to 1867.
The temple on Washington
Boulevard was in service
from 1967 to 1903.
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ROBERTA PETERS CONCERT
At Congregation Shaarey Zedek
THURSDAY, JULY 1, 8 P.M.
Peter & Clara Weisberg Concert
PATRON TICKETS $25 EACH
on $9 million in principal
and interest on the temple
structure will be paid up
completely, four years
ahead of schedule, by the
time of the ceremonial on
In addition to the annual
meeting and election of offi-
cers of the temple, the
mony will include a film of
the 1944 mortgage burning
for the temple at Woodward
Participants in the
"Ceremony of the Striking
of the Match" will include
Goldman, past president
Leonard N. Simons, Benard
Maas, honorary life
member of the board of trus-
tees; and Douglas D. Freeth,
executive vice president of
City National Bank.
Rabbis Richard C.
Hertz and Dannel I.
Schwartz will speak and
the singing of "Beth El"
will be led by music di-
rector Jason H. Tickton
and" Mamie Tickton.
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