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A Personal View of the Holidays

November 30, 2017|

Last year, four Jewish professionals came together at Temple Emanuel of the Pascack Valley in Woodcliff Lake to offer personal reflections on their relation to the Torah and how its teachings have connected to their lives. With the book “Chapters of the Heart: Jewish Women Sharing the Torah of Our [...]

Park Ridge prayer rally attracts interdenominational support

September 23, 2017|

Last month, the Upper Pascack Valley’s clergy group held an interdenominational prayer rally for “love and solidarity” at Veterans Park in Park Ridge. Members of Temple Emanuel of the Pascack Valley in Woodcliff Lake were among the attendees. Clergy from participating synagogues included Rabbi Loren Monosov and Cantor Alan Sokoloff [...]

Holocaust survivor shares story of courage

April 24, 2017|

Agnes “Bracha” Adler said it was a sixth sense that made her 13-year-old self defy her mother for the first time in 1944, when she refused to be willingly taken to the Budapest Ghetto in Nazi-occupied Europe. “I told her, ‘I want to remain alive and free,’ ” Adler, 87 said [...]

Bringing ourselves to the table

March 2, 2017|

Does being a woman influence your understanding of Torah and the way you incorporate its teachings into your life? On March 13, four Jewish educators, three of them rabbis, all women, will explore these and similar questions in a symposium at Temple Emanuel of the Pascack Valley. The four are [...]

Are we using our tablets today?

February 19, 2017|

Federation funding supports high tech Hebrew school learning   ...“A couple of teachers not from our school did these beautiful activities related to Tu b’Shvat,” Rabbi Shelley Kniaz, the director of congregational learning at Temple Emanuel of the Pascack Valley in Woodcliff Lake, said. “My teachers are going to use [...]