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My Israel Story #19- Rabbi Micah Greenstein

We’re marking the 70th anniversary of the founding of Israel with a year-long celebration! Keep an eye out for “Memphis Celebrates Israel at 70” branding at your synagogue, at events around town, and online. In this series, we’re asking Memphians to tell their personal Israel stories. Do…

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Temple Israel to Host Interfaith Panel Discussion

This evening (Monday, March 27 at 7:00 pm) Temple Israel will host an interfaith panel discussion to highlight the Memphis faith community’s shared dedication to social justice issues. Aptly named, “Why Justice is Foundational to Christianity, Islam, and Judaism”, the discussion will be led by Rabbi Micah Greenstein…

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From the streets of Tsfat to the heights of Mt. Masada

-by Spencer GruberSimilar to many people travelling to Israel for the first time, I was eager to learn the history behind the birthplace of our religion and people. I had heard many stories from other members of my Temple’s congregation, friends, and family members about their experiences in…

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