Rabbi Patz and Naomi visited our young members at URJ Crane Lake Camp on Sunday, July 21st. In the photograph are Angie Ortega, Coral Beauchamp, Yanelis Beauchamp and Shlomo Garcia along with Rabbi Patz, Naomi Patz and their camper-granddaughters Sadie and Dahlia Reynolds.
We have a very exciting announcement to make: After more than a year of planning, our solar-powered electricity generation and storage system is now live! The installation of this system, which will not only help us reduce our electricity costs, but will also be of invaluable use after the next grid-collapsing storm, was only possible […]
By Rabbi Norman Patz This essay, excerpted from the 2010 monograph by Naomi Patz called “We Adopt as Our Own the Destroyed Jewish Community of Jihlava,” will appear in a forthcoming issue of the online newsletter of the Memorial Scrolls Trust in London at their request. A copy of the full monograph is in […]
Rabbi Norman Patz Shabbat Toledot – November 13, 2015 Temple Sholom of West Essex NOTE: This sermon was delivered when we were first hearing the reports of the Islamist terrorist attacks in Paris. In editing my text for circulation, I have sharpened the description of the volatile domestic and international context in which anti-Semitism has […]