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High Holy Day Information

By |August 24th, 2019|Quick Links|0 Comments

Selichot Learning & Service

Saturday, September 22, 2019
8:30 pm: The Haftarah ProjectRabbi Samantha Frank, Temple Micah’s Rabbinic Fellow, will be talking about the Haftarah Project. This groundbreaking project, supported by the Innovation Fund, endeavors to create new liturgical Haftarah readings that attempt to speak to the American Jewish experience through biblical and non-biblical texts.
9:30 pm: Oneg
10:00 pm: Selichot Service

By |August 24th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Machon Micah Shabbat Dinner

We hope you will plan to sign up and attend the Machon Micah Shabbat Dinner on September 6th. The cost is $5 per person and you can sign up for the dinner here.

By |August 12th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Annual Memorial Service at the Temple Micah Cemetery

Sunday, September 22, 10:00 am at the Temple Micah Cemetery
All are welcome at this informal service among the trees at Micah’s section of Mt. Lebanon Cemetery. This annual tradition offers a chance for calm and reflection at the beginning of the High Holy Day season. Please click here for directions to the Micah section of the cemetery.

By |August 8th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

New Wise Aging Cohorts Forming:

These are small groups led by trained facilitators that meet for 9 sessions to explore the journey of aging. Sign up here or contact us for more information.

By |August 8th, 2019|Highlights|0 Comments

Prayers of Awe: A Wise Aging Open Session

Thursday, September 19 at 10:30 am
Using the rich materials in Mishkan HaNefesh, we will continue the work of preparing ourselves for spiritual review and renewal.  We will study and discuss Un’taneh Tokef (Who by Fire, Who by Water) – one of the most familiar, and perhaps the most challenging prayer at the core of the High Holy Day liturgy.  This session will be led […]

By |August 8th, 2019|Highlights|0 Comments

Video & Transcript for Panel Discussion: The Future of Israel in the American Jewish Imagination

Video of Panel Discussion

Transcript of Panel Discussion

By |June 29th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Responding to Family Separation at the Border

Make a contribution to the RAICES Texas Family Reunification and Bond Fund. This fund is being used to directly support legal services for detained separated parents and the direct funding for bonds to get parents released so that they can more quickly be reunited with their children.

Add your name to this Jewish communal declaration by Bend the […]

By |June 19th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

L’Taken 2019 Registration is NOW OPEN

February 8-11, 2019. Early Bird Registration by October 5, 2018

Join Temple Micah for L’Taken 2019!  In partnership with the Religious Action Center of Reform Judaism (RAC), all rising 10th-12th graders are invited to attend the L’Taken Social Justice Seminar. Students spend a weekend learning about social justice and Judaism followed by a day lobbying members of Congress on Capitol Hill. It’s an amazing opportunity to […]

By |June 12th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Rabbi Zemel in Jerusalem Post: “The Liberal Zionist Tent”

Rabbi Zemel responds in the Jerusalem Post’s Opinion section to commentary on the recent New York Times article on Liberal Zionism. Read his response below, or on the Jerusalem Post website here.
“The Liberal Zionist Tent”
The December 21 issue of The New York Times Magazine carried an article, “In Exile,” dealing with, among other things, the […]

By |January 4th, 2015|News|0 Comments