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Telephone Torah Study: The Beginning of Moses’ Final Words to the Israelites

written on July 29, 2014 // 0 Comments

This week on Telephone Torah Study (Thursday 4-5pm) we begin the Book of Deuteronomy with this week’s Torah portion, Devarim […]

Rabbi Lisa & Rebbetzin Tracy’s 20th BCC Anniversary

written on July 28, 2014 // 1 Comment

August 1st, 2014 will mark 20 years since Rabbi Lisa Edwards became our lead rabbi at Congregation Beth Chayim Chadashim. […]

Book Club: A Town of Empty Rooms, by Karen Bender

written on July 28, 2014 // 0 Comments

On Sunday, August 31 at 10am, our Book Club meets again to discuss “A Town of Empty Rooms,” a novel about […]

Torah Study Changes and Days of Awe Preparation

written on July 27, 2014 // 0 Comments

An announcement to our Tuesdays Torah Study Group: During Rabbi Lisa Edwards’ vacation, there will be no Torah Study on July 29 […]

Weekend Activities at BCC: July 25-27, 2014

written on July 25, 2014 // 0 Comments

Friday, July 25 at 8pm: Shabbat Services. Join Rabbi Lisa Edwards, Rabbi Heather Miller & Cantor Juval Porat for a […]

Tisha B’Av – An Evening of Brokenness and Hope

written on July 24, 2014 // 0 Comments

Traditionally a time set aside for fasting and mourning the destruction of both ancient Temples in Jerusalem, in liberal Judaism Tisha B’Av […]

Telephone Torah Study: There’s a Limit to Conflict

written on July 22, 2014 // 0 Comments

This week’s Torah portion, Masei (Num. 33:1-36:13), recounts the Israelites’ journey over the past 40 years. Interestingly, Moses misremembers key […]

Men’s Movie Night EVERY Month!

written on July 17, 2014 // 0 Comments

Why would anyone live in Los Angeles and not be part of a film outting with friends? There’s nothing quite […]

Shabbat Service at BCC, July 18 2014

written on July 17, 2014 // 0 Comments

Friday, July 18 at 6:30pm: Early Intergenerational Services. Join Rabbi Heather Miller and Cantor Juval Porat for a 1-hour service, featuring […]

Telephone Torah Study: The Power of Vows and Oaths

written on July 15, 2014 // 0 Comments

This week’s Torah portion, Matot (Num. 30:2-32:42), centers on the Torah’s belief in the incredible power of vows and oaths. […]