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Celebration Jewish Congregation in Celebration, Florida

Name:

Celebration Jewish Congregation

Address1:

P.O. Box 470531

Address2:

City:

Celebration

Location:

Florida

Zipcode:

34747

Type:

Reconstructionist

Tel:

407-566-9792

Fax:

407-566-0773

Services:

Website:

http://www.JewishCelebration.org/

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High Shticking: Florida Panthers Give Out Kippahs to Fans for Hanukkah

… or arena with everything from posters of the star player to bobble-heads and t-shirts. Every once in a while, a team gets a little more creative.

And that’s exactly what happened in Florida. According to Greg Wyshynski in a Yahoo! News article, the Florida Panthers are scheduled to have their Hanukkah celebration during next Tuesday’s home game against the Colorado Avalanche. The Panthers are publicizing the game as “the biggest Hanukkah party in South Florida.”

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Moroccan taxi dispatcher denies part in plot to attack New York synagogues

One of the terror suspects arrested for allegedly planning to attack New York synagogues dressed as a Hasidic Jew has pleaded his innocence in a tearful interview.

20-year-old Mohamed Mamdouh, who was caught on Tuesday in a dramatic police sting operation, said he ‘had nothing to do with’ the synagogue slaughter plot.

Speaking from prison on Rikers Island, the taxi dispatcher blamed his 27-year-old friend Ahmed Ferhani for talk of the planned killing …

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Synagogue’s Expansion Plans Anger Neighbours

A small ultra Orthodox synagogue on Hutchison Street is creating a stir with residents in the area.

Plans to expand the Gate David synagogue were approved by the Plateau Mont Royal borough Monday night.

Critics of the plan say the expansion will lower the standard of living in the area.

Some call the synagogues on Hutchison Street noisy and a nuisance, claiming that they attract illegal activity.

Read More: @ vosizneias.com

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Damascus Jews Restore Synagogues as Syria Burnishes Image

Damascus Jews Restore Synagogues as Syria Burnishes Image

Albert Cameo, leader of what remains of the Jewish community in Syria, says he’s trying to fulfill an obligation to his religious heritage.

The 70-year-old is organizing the restoration of a synagogue called Al-Raqi in the old Jewish quarter of Damascus, the Syrian capital, built during the Ottoman Empire some 400 years ago. The project, which began in December, will be completed this month as part of a plan to restore 10 synagogues with the backing of …

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Canada synagogues, school vandalized

According to the Canadian newspaper, the vandals smashed the windows of the Jewish institutions and caused thousands of dollars worth in damages. The institutions which were hit include: Beth Rambam, Tifereth Beth David Jerusalem and Beth Zion synagogues in Côte St. Luc and Dorshei Emet synagogue in Hampstead. The Yavne School was also vandalized.

Four Synagogues and a Jewish school in Montreal were defaced by anonymous vandals Sunday night, the Montreal Daily Gazette reported.

According to the Canadian newspaper, the vandals smashed the windows of the Jewish institutions and caused thousands of dollars worth in damages. The institutions which were hit include: Beth Rambam, Tifereth Beth David Jerusalem and Beth Zion synagogues in

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Florida Professor Arrested for Having a “Suspicious” Bagel on a Plane

A Florida professor was arrested and removed from a plane Monday after his fellow passengers alerted crew members they thought he had a suspicious package in the overhead compartment.

That “suspicious package” turned out to be keys, a bagel with cream cheese and a hat.

Ognjen Milatovic, 35, was flying from Boston to Washington D.C. on US Airways when he was escorted off the plane for …

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Introduce Hanukkah into Your Classroom

Introduce Hanukkah into Your Classroom

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The month of December is generally related to the Christian celebration of Christmas. Probably because of the large population of Christians in the world, Hanukkah celebrations especially in Canada and the United States often involve Christmas traditions. Many rabbis argue that incorporating Christmas practices into the celebration of Hanukkah give many Jews confusion on why the latter is celebrated. As many Jewish families embrace modern practices in

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Area Synagogues On Alert After Cargo Plane Terror

Area Synagogues On Alert After Cargo Plane Terror Plot

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New York area synagogues were on heightened alert Monday, and some New York City apartment buildings were taking the extra precaution of not accepting package deliveries at all.  This was all in response to Friday’s discovery of an international terror plot from Yemen targeting synagogues in Chicago, CBS 2HD’s Derricke Dennis reports.

“When something like this happens, it’s an awakening call to …

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Netanyahu: Mail bombs targeting U.S. synagogues proves Islamist terror is rising

Netanyahu: Mail bombs targeting U.S. synagogues proves Islamist terror is rising

… warned on Sunday that the discovery of two parcel bombs mailed from Yemen to Chicago-area synagogues indicated a rising wave of Islamist terrorist around the world.

“The fact is, it does not matter whether it’s an attack on a synagogue in Chicago, or a train station in Madrid, or London, or Mumbai, or Bali,” he told his cabinet at a weekly session in Jerusalem.

Read More: @ haaretz.com

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Hanukkah, 2nd Edition: The Family Guide to Spiritual Celebration

Hanukkah, 2nd Edition: The Family Guide to Spiritual Celebration

Dr. Ron Wolfson

Publisher: Jewish Lights

Create a meaningful and happy Hanukkah in your home—with story, celebration, food and song...

This newly-designed, easy-to-use edition of a classic spiritual sourcebook offers updated information, more family ideas, and new resources for every aspect of your holiday celebration.

Information on every aspect of Hanukkah is covered, including:

The story of Hanukkah

Celebrating—for families of every constellation

Songs and …

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Rethinking Synagogues: A New Vocabulary for Congregational Life

… look at reinventing the synagogue, as the centerpiece of a refashioned Jewish community.

Synagogues are under attack, and for good reasons. But they remain the religious backbone of Jewish continuity, especially in America, the sole Western industrial or post-industrial nation where religion and spirituality continue to grow in importance. To fulfill their mandate for the American future, synagogues need to replace old and tired conversation with a new way of talking about their …

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Synagogues Without Jews: And the Communities that Built and Used Them

Synagogues Without Jews: And the Communities that Built and Used Them

Ben-Zion Dorfman, Rivka Dorfman

Publisher: JPS

A National Jewish Book Award Winner

In the face of claims that synagogues no longer remain in the smaller cities and towns of central, eastern, and southern Europe, the authors went in search of these lost synagogues and found the remains and often, to their delight, magnificent renovations. Through words and over 300 exquisite color photographs, the book tells the colorful histories of over 30 Jewish communities–in Austria, …

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Chicago’s Forgotten Synagogues

… A. Packer

Publisher: Arcadia

The disappearing history of Chicago’s Jewish past can be found in the religious architecture of its stately synagogues and communal buildings. Whether modest or majestic, wood or stone, the buildings reflected their members’ views on faith and their commitment to the neighborhoods where they lived in a time when individuals and the community were inseparable from their neighborhood synagogues, temples, and shuls. From Chicago’s oldest Jewish …

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Temple Beth Shalom in Florida, New York

… Temple Beth Shalom

Address1:

13 Roosevelt Ave.

Address2:

PO Box 517

City:

Florida

Location:

New York

Zipcode:

Type:

Reform

Tel:

(845) 651-7817

Fax:

914 651 7817

Services:

Website:

http://www.tbsny.org/

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Temple Beth Shalom in Winter Haven, Florida

… Beth Shalom

Address1:

Address2:

City:

Winter Haven

Location:

Florida

Zipcode:

Type:

Reform

Tel:

Fax:

Services:

Website:

http://www.bethshalompolk.org/

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Chabad of West Palm Beach in West Palm Beach, Florida

… 2716 S. Dixie Highway

Address2:

Suite 103

City:

West Palm Beach

Location:

Florida

Zipcode:

33401

Type:

Chabad Lubavitch

Tel:

561-659-7770

Fax:

561-835-9771

Services:

Daily Services, Fri Evening Services, Shabbat Morning Services, High Holidays, Tourist Visits

Website:

http://www.chabadwpb.com/

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Congregation Anshei Sholom in West Palm Beach, Florida

… Address1:

5348 Grove Street

Address2:

City:

West Palm Beach

Location:

Florida

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Type:

Conservative

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Temple Beth El in West Palm Beach, Florida

… Address1:

2815 N. Flager Dr.

Address2:

City:

West Palm Beach

Location:

Florida

Zipcode:

33407

Type:

Conservative

Tel:

561-833-0339

Fax:

561-832-9982

Services:

Daily Services, Fri Evening Services, Shabbat Morning Services, High Holidays, Tourist Visits

Website:

http://www.bethelwpb.com/

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Temple Israel in West Palm Beach, Florida

… 1901 North Flager Drive

Address2:

City:

West Palm Beach

Location:

Florida

Zipcode:

Type:

Reform

Tel:

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Services:

Website:

http://www.temple-israel.com/

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Temple Judea in West Palm Beach, Florida

… 100 S. Chillingworth Drive

Address2:

City:

West Palm Beach

Location:

Florida

Zipcode:

Type:

Reform

Tel:

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Services:

Website:

http://uahc.org/congs/fl/fl034/

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Bnai Aviv in Weston, Florida

… Aviv

Address1:

1410 Indian Trace

Address2:

City:

Weston

Location:

Florida

Zipcode:

Type:

Conservative

Tel:

1-954-384-8265

Fax:

1-954-384-0352

Services:

Website:

http://www.bnaiaviv.org/

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Chabad Lubavitch of Weston in Weston, Florida

… 18501 Tequesta Trace Park Ln.

Address2:

City:

Weston

Location:

Florida

Zipcode:

33326

Type:

Chabad Lubavitch

Tel:

954-349-6565

Fax:

954-389-9932

Services:

Daily Services, Fri Evening Services, Shabbat Morning Services, High Holidays

Website:

http://www.chabad.org/centers/default.asp?aid=118198#C118198

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Temple Dor Dorim in Weston, Florida

… Address1:

2360 Glades Circle

Address2:

City:

Weston

Location:

Florida

Zipcode:

33327

Type:

Reform

Tel:

(954) 389-1232

Fax:

954-389-4670

Services:

Fri Evening Services, Shabbat Morning Services, High Holidays, Tourist Visits

Website:

http://www.dordorim.org/

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Congregation Etz Chaim in Wilton Manors, Florida

… 1881 NE 26th Street

Address2:

Suite #218

City:

Wilton Manors

Location:

Florida

Zipcode:

33305

Type:

Reform

Tel:

954-564-9232

Fax:

Services:

Fri Evening Services, High Holidays

Website:

http://www.etz-chaim.com/

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New Jewish Congregation in The Villages, Florida

… Address1:

P.O. Box 487

Address2:

City:

The Villages

Location:

Florida

Zipcode:

32158

Type:

Reform

Tel:

Fax:

Services:

Fri Evening Services, Tourist Visits

Website:

http://www.newjewishcongregation.org/

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Jewish Community Center of Venice in Venice, Florida

… Address1:

600 Auburn Road North

Address2:

City:

Venice

Location:

Florida

Zipcode:

34292

Type:

– other –

Tel:

941-484-2022

Fax:

941-483-9043

Services:

Website:

http://JCCV.org/

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Congregation Bnai Emit in Vero Beach, Florida

… Address1:

6285 East Spring Street

Address2:

City:

Vero Beach

Location:

Florida

Zipcode:

Type:

Conservative

Tel:

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Services:

Website:

http://bnaiemet.homestead.com/bnaiemethome.html

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Temple Beth Shalom in Vero Beach, Florida

… Address1:

365 43rd Avenue

Address2:

City:

Vero Beach

Location:

Florida

Zipcode:

Type:

Reform

Tel:

(561) 569-4700

Fax:

561/569-4701

Services:

Website:

http://uahc.org/fl/fl012/

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Temple Beth Torah in Wellington, Florida

… Address1:

900 Big Blue Trace

Address2:

City:

Wellington

Location:

Florida

Zipcode:

33414

Type:

Reform

Tel:

(561) 793-2700

Fax:

561-793-1072

Services:

Website:

http://www.TempleBethTorah.net/

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