Hiddur Mitzvah

Hiddur Mitzvah

It’s a special mitzvah to beautify and lend special significance to each mitzvah we perform. The rabbis dubbed this “hiddur mitzvah,” the enhancement and illumination of a commandment. Our talented life member, Lesley Frost, exemplified this practice by working with...

‘Ethical Lessons from Fiddler on the Roof’

Rabbi Shalom Lubin, spiritual leader of Chabad of Southeast Morris County, delved into “Ethical Lessons from Fiddler on the Roof” as part of the Our Jewish World Clergy Learning Series at the Morris County Library, 30 E. Hanover Ave., in Whippany. His series, which...
Perspectives on Synagogue Music in America

Perspectives on Synagogue Music in America

Cantor Perry Fine offered his fascinating take on “From Sinai to Delancey Street: Perspectives on Synagogue Music in America,” as part of our Clergy Learning Series at the Morris County Library. The series is co-chaired by Ilene Dorf Manahan and Melanie...