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We welcome you to this inclusive, dynamic, multi-generational community rooted in Jewish values and inspired by our desire to create a more loving and just world.

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Erev Shabbat

Friday | 6:00 PM

Join us for Erev Shabbat Services on Friday at 6:00 PM with a special presentation by the nonprofit Project 24. For security, please register below. The link to access our streaming services is in our weekly email.

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Project 24

Friday | March 1 | 6:00 PM

Meet Bubu & Daniel, Israelis & best friends since 2nd grade. Join us in learning about their nonprofit, which addresses the real-life needs of Israelis after October 7.

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Purimshpiel

March 8 & 10

Get ready for our upcoming Purimshpiel, “Frozen” on March 8 at 5:30 before services & March 10 at 10:30. Cheer Anna & Olaf as they defeat the evil Hans! Starring Hava Nashira. To attend the 3/8 performance, please register for services.

To check out upcoming events at Temple Israel Columbus, visit our calendar.

 

 

We Stand With Israel
Links to help Israel during this time of crisis.

WAYS TO HELP ISRAEL

Links to help Israel during this time of crisis.
A list of podcasts, books, videos & articles put together by our clergy to help our congregants.

UNDERSTANDING THE WAR IN ISRAEL

A list of podcasts, books, videos & articles put together by our clergy to help our congregants.

From the Union For Reform Judaism / Reform Movement

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Women of Valor: Revisiting Biblical Role Models

Women of Valor: Revisiting Biblical Role Models jemerman

Focusing this contemporary lens on Deborah and Yael reveals a story of women acting so outside of expected norms that I stand in awe and am compelled to magnify their adventures for our own times.

Nine Spring-Inspired Hebrew Names

Nine Spring-Inspired Hebrew Names jemerman

Whether you're planning to welcome a child into your family, are preparing to choose your own Hebrew name, or just enjoy learning about the meanings and stories that names hold, I hope you'll be inspired by one of these nine names inspired by Purim, Passover, and the renewal of spring.

The Bagel: A Popular, Polarizing, Perfect Snack

The Bagel: A Popular, Polarizing, Perfect Snack jemerman

Jewish food is as diverse as the Jewish community itself, reflecting cultural, historical, and geographical influences. In North America, though, no single Jewish food is as ubiquitous or well-known as the humble bagel.