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“The Homeless and the House of New Life”

written on October 25, 2018 // 0 Comments

Rabbi Lisa Edwards Yom Kippur AM drash 2018 5779 “Welcome to the neighborhood,” Tracy said to the family she encountered […]

BCC Transitional Siddur (Prayerbook)

written on October 7, 2018 // 1 Comment

Download the BCC Siddur to keep in your phones, ipads or to have it handy on your personal computer! Download […]

Intimate voices – Music of Jewish Spirit

written on October 1, 2018 // 0 Comments

Cantors Concert: Intimate Voices, Music of Jewish Spirit Saturday, December 8 7 pm Lavish Hors d’Oeuvres, Desserts and Festive Beverages! […]

One Community, Many Stories: Identity

written on October 1, 2018 // 1 Comment

Featuring  theatre dybbuk December 2nd, 4pm-6pm The Hanukkah story speaks of both strife and triumph, showing us how a group […]

Rosh Hashanah 5779: Morning Drash

written on September 17, 2018 // 0 Comments

The song writer Hugh Prestwood1 wrote a song in the late 1970s that Judy Collins recorded. Entitled Dorothy, it is […]

Erev Rosh Hashanah 5779 Drash by Rabbi Lisa Edwards – September 10, 2018

written on September 17, 2018 // 0 Comments

“A statement which will appear in newspapers soon…has been signed by over 100 rabbis, temple presidents, and Jewish civic and […]

Yom Kippur With BCC

written on September 12, 2018 // 0 Comments

Yom Kippur, also known as the Day of Atonement, is the holiest day of the year in Judaism. Its central […]

Tashlich

written on September 11, 2018 // 0 Comments

Tashlich comes from the Hebrew word meaning “to cast,” referring to the intent to cast away our sins via this […]

Torah Prtion: Ha’azinu

written on September 7, 2018 // 0 Comments

In this Torah portion, Moses recites a song to the Children of Israel that serves as testimony of their covenant […]

“He for they, you for I, we without me, all for one and one for all:” Shabbat Ki Tetze 5778 – August 24, 2018

written on August 27, 2018 // 0 Comments

Some people think i’m a grammar nerd just because i have advanced degrees in English.  In fact, i’m not even […]