JSLI Rabbi News!

  Read the nice write up HERE about Rabbi Rachel Short and the good work she is doing in Hawaii.       Rabbi Misha Bendavid will be presenting his credentials to the Austin City Council and leading the invocation for the Thursday, February 1st council meeting at City Hall. Rabbi Ilan Pardo has been serving…

By admin January 29, 2018 Off

JSLI Announces NEW Pre Rabbinic Study Course

ANNOUNCES  Our NEW Pre Rabbinic Study Course  There is the desire among many with limited skills to serve the Jewish community as Rabbis and Cantors.  We are pleased to introduce a “Mechina” (Preparatory) course of study for those who need to enhance their skill sets and meet the challenges of JSLI’s Rabbinical Program.   JSLI is…

By admin May 18, 2017 Off

Rabbi Rachel Short

Kansas City Jewish Life article about Rabbi Rachel Excerpted from the article: There is no other synagogue on the east side of Hawaii, also known as the Big Island, the largest of the main Hawaiian Islands, and she says there is a huge demand. She meets a Jew every day and has an email list of…

By admin February 5, 2017 Off

Leadership Roles for JSLI Rabbis

A Hearty Mazel Tov to: Rabbi – Cantor Nancy Diamond Landsman Rabbi and Spiritual Leader at Congregation Ahavat Olam in Deerfield, Illinois Read more here. Rabbi Marc Getman Assumed a new position as at Temple Emanul_El of Canarsie in Brooklyn, NY Cantor Nina Fine will be leading services and acting as spiritual leaders at Temple…

By admin February 5, 2017 Off

Rabbi Sandy Zisser welcomed to Westchester Board of Rabbis

Rabbi Sandy Zisser welcomed to Westchester Board of Rabbis

  is now officially a member of the Westchester Board of Rabbis. The Westchester Board of Rabbis is comprised of rabbis who live and / or Orkney in Westchester County.  The Board is a diverse group representing various streams of Judaism and serving in many different capacities. I’m proud to be accepted in to this…

By admin January 16, 2017 Off

Three old friends from Class #3 gather in Virginia to talk about life as clergy. From the “Little Jewish Home on the Prairie”    

By admin October 6, 2016 Off