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02/15/2019 12:53:23 PM

Feb15

From Cantor Joshua Kowitz
Dear CBO Family,
 
Tetzaveh, this weeks Torah portion, has two main themes: sacrifice (surprise,surprise) and the priesRead more...

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02/08/2019 02:45:49 PM

Feb8

From Rabbi Dahlia Bernstein
Dear CBO Family,
 
The words we use to describe God really don’t do God justice. The Source of every particle in theRead more...

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02/01/2019 02:01:41 PM

Feb1

From Cantor Joshua Kowitz


Dear Friends,

This week’s Torah portion Mishpatim is filled with Laws. Some of the Laws in this week’s parsha we aRead more...

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01/25/2019 01:12:57 PM

Jan25

From Cantor Joshua Kowitz
Dear Friends,

Please join us tomorrow morning to hear the 10 Commandments chanted both in Hebrew and with simultanious TRead more...

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01/18/2019 12:11:42 PM

Jan18

From Rabbi Dahlia Bernstein
Dear Friends,

Dear Congregants, 
​​​​​​​
This Shabbat is packed with meaning and celebration. I inviteRead more...

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01/11/2019 03:59:10 PM

Jan11

From Cantor Joshua Kowitz
Dear CBO Friends,

In this week’s Torah portion, Parshat Bo, we notice that there is a repeated theme of Pharaoh’s heRead more...

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01/04/2019 01:44:38 PM

Jan4

Please Remember there is a Sisterhood Meeting 
Monday, January 7 at 7:00 PM 

From Rabbi Dahlia Bernstein
Dear CBO Friends,

It is difficult tRead more...

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12/28/2018 12:57:05 PM

Dec28

From Cantor Joshua Kowitz
Dear Congregant,

This Weeks’s parsha, Parshat Shemot says, “A new king arose over Egypt who did not know Joseph.” Read more...

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12/21/2018 02:09:37 PM

Dec21

SAVE THE DATE: Super Bowl Shabbat is Friday, February 1, 2019 AND World Wide Wrap is Sunday, February 3, 2019 From Rabbi Dahlia Bernstein
Dear CRead more...

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12/14/2018 11:52:52 AM

Dec14

In this week's Herald...
From Cantor Joshua Kowitz
Dear Congregant,

An obvious question from our parsha, Parshat Vayigash, is why didn’t thRead more...

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12/11/2018 08:30:03 PM

Dec11

From Rabbi Dahlia Bernstein
Dear friends,
 
The feeling I got from traveling in our processional to TISM last Sunday for our Chanukah Festival, alRead more...

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12/07/2018 02:10:05 PM

Dec7

From Rabbi Dahlia Bernstein
Dear friends,
 
The feeling I got from traveling in our processional to TISM last Sunday for our Chanukah Festival, alRead more...

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11/30/2018 12:25:51 PM

Nov30

From Cantor Joshua Kowitz
Dear Congregants,

We have all been in this situation before; we run into a friend of ours and notice they are feeling blRead more...

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11/16/2018 11:01:54 AM

Nov16

Northern California: Camp Fire Relief and Response
Two ways you can help!
The Jewish Federation of the Sacramento Region  has opened a  fund to helpRead more...

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11/09/2018 02:27:10 PM

Nov9

From Cantor Joshua Kowitz
Dear Congregant,

​​​​​​​The Jewish people are called the "Children of Israel" and the name comes from theRead more...

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11/02/2018 01:16:06 PM

Nov2

”When they go low, we go to shul” - Rabbi Hazzan Jeffery Myers
The only way to combat anti-semitism is to be present. The only way to combat hate Read more...

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10/26/2018 11:48:04 AM

Oct26

From Cantor Joshua Kowitz
Dear Congregants,

This week’s Parsha, Va-yera, is so full of events and familiar stories it was hard to find one thingRead more...

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10/19/2018 11:25:38 AM

Oct19

From Rabbi Dahlia Bernstein
Dear Congregants,

Every Friday night we sing a phrase that make my eyes wide and my heart expand. This phrase deviatesRead more...

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10/12/2018 03:26:11 PM

Oct12

From Cantor Kowitz
Dear Congregants,

It is easy to get lost and caught up in the modern world we live in. As a society, we glorify narcissism, maRead more...

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10/05/2018 01:29:36 PM

Oct5

Please note: there is no Hebrew School this Sunday and Monday (Oct. 7-8)
From Rabbi Bernstein
Dearest Congregants,

I’m still reeling from SimRead more...

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09/28/2018 01:23:29 PM

Sep28

From Cantor Kowitz
 
Shabbat Shalom!

Body and soul are an odd couple. Mutually exclusive agendas, no compromises, forced to endure each other. EvRead more...

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09/21/2018 10:50:15 AM

Sep21

Sisterhood in the Sukkah Thursday, Sept. 27 8:00 PM
Torah and Tinis in the Sukkah with Rabbi Tracy Koplansky as our featured speaker. Join us to heaRead more...

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09/14/2018 03:44:24 PM

Sep14

From Cantor Joshua Kowitz
 
 Dear Congregant,


 
Shabbat Blast Vayelech
וַיֵּלֶךְ, מֹשֶׁה; וַיְדַבֵּר אֶת-הַדRead more...

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09/07/2018 11:14:14 AM

Sep7

From Rabbi Bernstein
Dear Congregant, 
 
The word on the street is that the holidays are early this year. This is when someone inevitably says, Read more...

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08/31/2018 02:10:05 PM

Aug31

From Cantor Kowitz
Dear congregant, 

This week we read in Parshat Ki Tavo about Bikkurim, the first fruit offerings Jewish farmers in the Holy LaRead more...

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08/27/2018 12:22:06 PM

Aug27

From Rabbi Bernstein
Dear congregant and friend,

This week in my own Elul meditations, I have focussed on the middah, the attribute of truth, EmetRead more...

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08/24/2018 03:20:06 PM

Aug24

From Rabbi Bernstein
Dear congregant and friend,

This week in my own Elul meditations, I have focussed on the middah, the attribute of truth, EmetRead more...

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08/20/2018 04:38:06 PM

Aug20

From Cantor Joshua Kowitz
Dear Congregant,

Parshat Shoftim contains a great deal of Jewish laws and is famous for the phrase “Justice, Justice sRead more...

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08/17/2018 11:24:19 AM

Aug17

From Cantor Joshua Kowitz
Dear Congregant,

Parshat Shoftim contains a great deal of Jewish laws and is famous for the phrase “Justice, Justice sRead more...

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08/10/2018 01:22:50 PM

Aug10

From Rabbi Dahlia Bernstein
Dear Congregant,

I have been seeing back to school commercials since June. This is obnoxious, but effective marketing.Read more...
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