The Jewish Theological Seminary
Metro Detroit Gala Celebration
Rabbi Reuven Spolter of Young Israel of
Oak Park and Rabbi Yechiel Morris of
Young Israel of Southfield were among
rabbis from the United States and
Canada at the Rabbi Joseph B.
Soloveitchik Institute in Brookline, Mass.,
March 25-27 for a rabbinic seminar.
The seminar, facilitated by Rabbi
Jacob J. Schacter, dean of the institute,
offered young rabbis in the modern
Orthodox community opportunities for
study, sharing and growth.
The event focused on the spring holi-
day cycle, offering materials for sermons
and study sessions on the holiday themes.
The rabbis also worked with seminar fac-
ulty on a range of pastoral issues and
trends in the Jewish community.
Thursday, May 8, 2003
Congregation Shaarey Zedek
The Honorable Governor Jennifer Granholm
Shin Award Recipients
Eugene and Anne Greenstein - Congregation Beth Shalom
Ira and Kay Harris - Congregation B'nai Moshe
Dr. Abe and Sylvia Pearlman - Adat Shalom Synagogue
Dr. Manuel and Harriet Sklar - Congregation Shaarey Zedek
Rabbi Simon Greenberg Distinguished Service Recipient
Rabbi Irwin Groner - Congregation Shaarey Zedek
Host Model Seder
The Southfield-based Ecumenical
Institute for Jewish-Christian Studies
and Temple Beth El will sponsor the
annual model Passover seder 1 p.m.
Sunday, March 30.
Guests will participate in readings,
music, retelling of the story of the
Exodus, and have opportunities for con-
versation with Temple Beth El hosts.
Dessert will follow the seder.
Individuals and families are welcome;
this program is especially significant for
church confirmation and study groups.
There is a $15 per person charge for
the program. For reservations, call
Barbara Yuhas, (248) 557-4522.
couvert $180 per person
for more information please call the Detroit JTS office, 248-258-0055 or email
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Groups To View
Sea Scrolls Exhibit
The Hazak Group and the Congregation
B'nai Moshe Men's Club will host a bus
trip to Grand Rapids on Sunday, May 4,
to view the Dead Sea Scrolls.
The trip is open to the community.
Reservation deadline is April 1. The
charge is $35, which includes transporta-
tion and admission to the museum. For
an additional $5, participants can add a
visit via trolley to the Chihuly glass exhib-
it at the Meijer Gardens. No meals are
The bus will leave the B'nai Moshe
lot at 9:30 a.m. and return at 6:30 p.m.
The museum trip will be from 12:30-
1:30 p.m. From 2-4 p.m., participants
may see other museum exhibits or visit
Chair of trip is Joel Shayne, assisted by
Susan Rabinovia. For information, call
the synagogue office, (248) 788-0600.
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