On the second evening of Passover, Rabbi Blane did the work of Tikkun Olam, repairing the world, by bringing two numerous communities collectively in worship.
NEW YORK (PRWEB)
April 17, 2023
Rabbi Steve of Sim Shalom, the Online Synagogue, did what he does greatest this Passover. He shared his pleasure of music and Judaism via distinctive and revolutionary companies to a number of communities.
On the second evening of Passover he was invited to guide a seder in Queens to a primarily Mandarin talking congregation. Christian church buildings an increasing number of are providing seders to their communities since Jesus was a Jew and Rabbi. The Last Supper was a seder and so they wish to expertise an genuine illustration of this vital occasion of the Christian liturgy.
The Bowne Street Community Church in Flushing, Queens, New York is residence to the mixed congregations of the Protestant Reformed Dutch Church of Flushing (1842) and the First Congregational Church of Flushing (1851).
Rabbi Steve and the three Pastors of the mixed congregations provided a seder. Rabbi Steve’s explanations and even his jokes made in English have been translated into Mandarin by the host, Pastor Matthew Hsu. The youngsters wanted little assist in understanding their job which was to seek out the aifikommen, a particular piece of matza, hidden for them. The congregants appreciated the small print of the seder order and loved a scrumptious festive meal afterwards.
All in all it was a night to recollect. Rabbi Blane did the work of Tikkun Olam, repairing the world, by bringing two numerous communities collectively in worship.
To study extra about Sim Shalom and the revolutionary companies provided by this uniquely on-line congregation go to the web site.
ABOUT JSLI AND SIM SHALOM
Sim Shalom is an interactive on-line Jewish Universalist synagogue which is liberal in thought and conventional in liturgy. Created in 2009 by Rabbi Steven Blane on Manhattan’s Upper West Side, Sim Shalom affords a way of connecting the unconnected. Rabbi Blane leads accessible Shabbat companies each Friday evening utilizing a digital interface and moreover Sim Shalom gives on-line teaching programs, Jazz live shows, conversion and life-cycle ceremonies together with weeknight companies at 7:00PM EST led by Rabbis of this on-line group.
Sim Shalom, a non revenue 501 © (3) tax-exempt group, nurtures a Jewish connection via its mission of revolutionary companies, artistic schooling and dynamic outreach to the worldwide group. For extra info go to the web site.