Shabbat Candle Lighting Times for Fairfield
Shabbat (candle lighting) begins at 4:23 p.m. on Friday, December 16. Shabbat ends (Havdalah begins) Saturday, 5:27 p.m. in Fairfield.
If you are interesting in helping with the Chanukah Party, please contact Janet Swartz at firstname.lastname@example.org
Thanks to Peter Scharf for his free talk at Beth Shalom last Sunday, about the tradition of Judaism that parallels the Vedantic understanding of the One Being.
Mazel Tov to Evan Finkelstein
Dr. Evan Finkelstein has an article published online in Elephant Journal; it is titled: “God?” And, it is a light touch on a heavy subject!
Please click on the link to read the article, maybe make a comment,: http://www.elephantjournal.com/2011/11/god–dr-evan-finkelstein/
Info needed for Iowa Book of Honor for Jewish Veterans
Submitted by Mark Finkelstein, JCRC/Greater Des Moines Jewish Federation
On April 22, 2012, the Iowa Jewish Historical Society and the Jewish Federation of Greater Des Moines will host a special event to recognize and honor Iowa’s Jewish men and women who serve and have served in all branches of the United States military, during times of both war and peace.