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Torah portion: Blessings in Disguise

written on February 26, 2015 // 0 Comments

In this week’s Jewish Journal, Rabbi Lisa published a Purim-related Torah essay that also connected to this week’s Torah portion, Tetzaveh. Read […]

BCC’s Ruach Chayim (Spirit of Life) — February 2015

written on February 25, 2015 // 0 Comments

BCC’s traditional Ruach Chayim musical service takes place once a month and is wildly popular. The secret of this wonderful […]

Weekly Torah Portion: T’rumah (Exodus 25:1-27:19)

written on February 19, 2015 // 0 Comments

****** Announcement: There will be no Torah study Tuesday night March 3, the night before the Purim shpiel. In this […]

I ‘heart’ Torah – Parashat Mishpatim February 13, 2015 / 25 Shvat 5775

written on February 18, 2015 // 0 Comments

By Rabbi Lisa Edwards When you were in grade school did you celebrate Valentine’s Day at school? We did — […]


written on February 17, 2015 // 0 Comments

Purim 2015 begins in the evening of Wednesday, March 4 and ends in the evening of Thursday, March 5. Celebrate […]

Book Club: Even This I Get to Experience

written on February 17, 2015 // 0 Comments

On Sunday, February 22, 2015 at 10am, our Book Club meets again to discuss Even This I Get to Experience […]

The Story Behind the Coffee Served at BCC

written on February 12, 2015 // 0 Comments

BCC joins synagogues around the US in ensuring that our purchasing choices help lift up the farmers who grow and […]

Weekly Torah Portion: Mishpatim (Exodus 21:1-24:18)

written on February 11, 2015 // 0 Comments

In this Torah portion, Moses details many of God’s laws to the Israelites. These include laws about worshiping other gods, […]

BCC Film Club: Some Like it Hot

written on February 10, 2015 // 0 Comments

Join us every other month to screen films of interest to our community. On Saturday, February 28, 7pm, we’ll be […]

BCC Presents: Purim, The Musical!

written on February 10, 2015 // 0 Comments

Ross Bryant recently moved to Los Angeles from Chicago where he co-wrote and performed in the critically-acclaimed review Let Them […]