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Want to know what's happening and how to get involved with your
Jewish Home for the Soul? See below for a listing of all of our upcoming events and programs. Also, visit our website or check out our facebook page for  more details on all of our great offerings.

Check out Rabbi Saks' latest publication for
T'ruah: The Rabbinic Call for Human Rights
on this week's Torah portion of Parashat Sh'mini. Click the link below:

Join us for meaningful services, intriguing conversations, and great camaraderie. 

Events over the next two weeks include topics related to...
  • family celebrations
  • interfaith families
  • holidays, 
  • college basketball
  • building synagogue skills 
  • and visiting fellow Jews. 

Elyse Lyons Yahrtzeit & Simhah
Saturday, April 2nd, 10 am 

Elyse Lyons has a yahrzeit for her mother Adele Press Epstein. 
She will also be celebrating the acceptance of her son Lance into the ophthalmology residency in Texas. 
Please join us as she marks both of these family milestones.
A delicious luncheon will be served afterwards.
All are invited to attend.

Friday, April 1

Saturday, April 2

Sunday, April 3

Monday, April 4 

Wednesday, April 6 
9:30 am - Book Reading Group on AJ Heschel's "The Sabbath" (Panera Bread, Woodbridge)

12 pm - Ask the Rabbi Open Table (Menlo Park Mall)

Friday, April 8

Saturday, April 9

Sunday, April 10

Tuesday, April 12
3:30 pm - Veterans Home Visit (NJ Veterans Home, Menlo Park)

Wednesday, April 13
12 pm - Ask the Rabbi Open Table (Menlo Park Mall)

Save the Date Spotlight: 
Community Passover Seder
Saturday, April 23, 6 pm

Explore the joy and intrigue of Passover with this wonderful communal celebration of the timeless Seder ritual. 

Adults are still only $39, under 18 is $19, 12 and under is FREE.
Save the Date Spotlight:
Scholar in Residence Weekend
May 20th-22nd, 2016

Reserve this weekend for a special learning occasion as we welcome Rabbi Jonathan Porath, a scholar from Israel, into our community. He will share memorable teachings on the theme of  Deepening Our Personal Jewish Identities including...
  • Nurturing Our Jewish Hearts and Jewish Souls (Friday)
  • How to Be Even More Jewish in Perth Amboy (Saturday)
  • 175 Visits to Russia, with PICTURES (Sunday)
  • and a SPECIAL Dessert reception & talk on Israel for patrons (Saturday night)
Events are FREE |  Patrons (including name on program and Sat night invitation): $50 per person
Congregation Beth Mordecai |  224 High Street, Perth Amboy NJ 08861 | 732-442-1373 | |  b