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Rafi McPhee Bar Mitzvah

On Saturday, December 22nd, 2018, Rafi McPhee will be called to the Torah as a Bar Mitzvah at Congregation Bonai Shalom.

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Living By The Good Book

"But how can you call a family ‘upright’ if they fight so much?" As we come to the end of the book of Genesis, we are struck by the friction within the first Jewish families.

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Shabbat on Skis is Back!

Our Adventure Educator, Elaine Barenblat, has three amazing dates planned for a Shabbat experience on the slopes of Eldora, and the first one is happening this Saturday December 15th.

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Michael Rosensweig to be Honored as Lafayette Lamplighter

This year, the Boulder County Center for Judaism has selected former concierge and marketing director for the Boulder Jewish Community Center, Michael Rosensweig, as the Lafayette Lamplighter to kindle the Giant Menorah on the last night of Chanukah.

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Chanukah in Our Times

The story of Chanukah begins in the year 167 BCE, when a Greek Macedonian kingdom centered in what is today Syria had tried to outlaw the Jewish religion in Israel and replace it with Hellenistic culture.

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Watch But Don’t Look

‘Don’t let the lights….see your wallet.’ In the prayer recited after lighting, there is a phrase: ‘these candles are holy and we have no permission to use them.’

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Tessa Goldman Bat Mitzvah

On Saturday, December 1st, 2018, Tessa Goldman will be called to the Torah as a Bat Mitzvah at Congregation Har HaShem.

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