News From Central
News From Central
Record Live Streaming for Rosh HaShanah
Our Rosh HaShanah services were live streamed and watched by nearly 3,000 people around the world. Viewers wrote to us expressing gratitude from as nearby as Manhattan and as far away as Aruba, Australia, Brazil, China, Denmark, France, Hungary, Israel, Italy, Mexico, Micronesia, Switzerland, the United Arab Emirates, the United Kingdom, and Vietnam!
September 17, 2012 | Worship and High Holidays
Tashlich with Our Neighbors
For the first time, Central Synagogue held a joint Tashlich ceremony with our neighbors from the East 55th Street Conservative Synagogue at the East River.Read More
September 16, 2012 | General News
Congregation Installs Assistant Cantor Julia Katz
Our congregation, joined by Rabbi David Ellenson, president of HUC-JIR, gathered to install our new Assistant Cantor Julia Katz on September 14.
September 15, 2012 | Worship and High Holidays
Preparing for Our Future
Preparing for Our Future: A New Model for a New Age
Sermon for Rosh HaShanah, 2012, by Rabbi Peter J. Rubinstein
As you know I believe our history is uniquely miraculous. So we are compelled to do everything that furthers the existence of our people. I believe we matter. We the Jewish people have both a mission and the imagination to change this world. Not an insignificant goal.
It all begins in synagogues and, most especially for me, with this congregation.
September 10, 2012 | General News
Religious School Stationery, 1933
Religious School students arriving each fall received a welcome letter. This 1933 Central Synagogue Religious School stationery letterhead epitomizes the warm and attentive atmosphere always present in our schools. Note the address on the stationery is that of our former Community House building.
These monthly historical briefs are prepared by Amy Goldberger, Chair of the Archives Committee and Anne Mininberg, ArchivistRead More
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