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IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT

Kabbalat Shabbat will be held this Friday evening at 7:30 pm via Zoom.  Join us by clicking on

this link - https://zoom.us/j/848936946, or call in 1 646 558 8656, Meeting ID: 848 936 946

Torah Study & Shabbat Services will meet via Zoom beginning at 9:00am, Saturday morning
join via phone: 1 646 558 8656 (ID: 218 329 489), or computer: https://zoom.us/j/218329489 

Shabbat Shalom - we look forward to connecting this and every week @ Or Hadash

Siyyum/Megillah

Rabbi Kevin Hale laying out the Megillat Esther scrollOn Purim 2008, the congregation dedicated its own Megillat Esther. A first of its kind, the Megillah combines 21st century digital technology and traditional scribal techniques. This kosher scroll, enhanced by illustrations created by children of Or Hadash congregants, has achieved international recognition.

Click on the links below to read what The Forward, The Jewish Exponent, and Haaretz had to say about Or Hadash’s Megillat Esther:

 

Here are the first and second sections of our beautiful Megillat Esther: