Tamid on CBS News!

CBS New York, September 20, 2017 Woman Changing Tradition By Writing Torah For Downtown Synagogue It’s a modern twist on ancient Hebrew text, as writing Torah is traditionally reserved for Orthodox Jewish men. CBS2’s Vanessa Murdock reports. Click here to watch the story on CBS 2 New York

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Tamid in Wall Street Journal 9/18

  Congregation Set to Unveil Torah Transcribed by Woman Scroll by Julie Seltzer is about only two dozen Torahs written by female scribes across North America The Torah scroll unbound. The Torah that Julie Seltzer she made for the Tamid congregation. PHOTO: TAMID: THE DOWNTOWN SYNAGOGUE By Melanie Grayce West Sept. 18, 2017 8:00 a.m. ET 0 COMMENTS

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First time at Tamid for the High Holidays?

Dear Friends, We’re so happy to celebrate the New Year with you! If this is your first time joining Tamid for the high holidays, please read these 10 Tips as we do things a little bit differently than your average synagogue. 1. We do not have printed tickets. Your name will be on the list

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New Torah Installation 9/21

For Immediate Release September 4, 2017 Tamid: The Downtown Synagogue installs new Torah Scroll at Rosh Hashanah, Sept 21, 2017, at St. Paul’s Chapel. The First Torah written by Female Scribe for a Manhattan Synagogue. The first Torah written by a female scribe for a Manhattan Synagogue will be installed on the Jewish New Year,

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New Student/Family Orientation 9/8, 4:30 PM

A very warm welcome to our 2017-18 New Students and Families! Parents and students are invited to join us on September 8, from 4:30 to 5:30 at Tamid to meet other new families, Christina Broussard and Rabbi Darren Levine for a pre-shabbat welcome. The session will include a review of the curriculum, orientation to the

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Positive Judaism Article in CCAR Journal

Dear Tamid, I’m honored to share the first academic article of Positive Judaism published this summer in the Central Conference of American Rabbis Journal. Positive Judaism: A First Look for Clergy and Jewish Educators is the first step towards sharing Positive Judaism and what we are doing at Tamid with a larger audience in the

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Hamilton Purim, March 3rd

We look forward to celebrating Purim with you and your friends this Friday, March 3rd starting at 6 PM. Our student actors will be joined by actors from THE DOOR in our musical version of Hamilton Purim! You may be surprised by the similarities between the story of Esther in Shushan and the story of

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+ Congregational Meeting 2/8/17

TO: Tamid Members FR: Robb Tretter, Va’ad Chair We invite all members (please have one adult per family represented) to our Annual Congregational Meeting, Wednesday, February 8, 6:10-7:15 PM at Tamid. 299 Broadway #1020 (10th floor) This is wonderful opportunity to hear our volunteer leadership and staff report on the state of the community and the challenges and opportunities we face

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+ Positive Judaism

Positive Judaism: A First Glance An Open Letter to Tamid and The Jewish Community From Rabbi Darren Levine, D.Min Dear Friends, for a few years now, I have been working out the theory and practice of Positive Judaism – a new vision for those that are serious about improving their individual lives, their families, and

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