TEMPLE BETH EL
April 1, 2016: The Passover Challenge
Too much recent political rhetoric has been marked by fear, suspicion, and hatred of the ‘other’ — we hear calls to register Muslims, patrol their neighborhoods, monitor their houses of worship, and even ban them from immigrating to our country. The rhetoric has become so toxic that even here in Augusta, the Iraqi Muslim community has felt compelled to reach out to the interfaith community to assure us that they are not terrorists, that they are good people just seeking a better life for themselves. Read more...
05.01.2016 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
05.01.2016 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
HHRC Holocaust Service and program in Jewett Hall at UMA
05.03.2016 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
05.04.2016 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Interfaith study with Church at 209
05.06.2016 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
05.07.2016 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Come enjoy Passover with Temple Beth El
TBE Community Seder
Saturday, April 23rd
Please RSVP and sign up for a food contribution — as always, this is a potluck. We ask for a donation of $6 per adult and $5 per child to offset the costs of wine and matzah. Make your reservation by
Temple Beth El is a diverse, welcoming community that embraces inclusiveness, promotes lifelong Jewish learning, and encourages active participation in Jewish life in Central Maine. We are committed to the progressive ideals of Reform Judaism, and we welcome members and visitors who represent a wide range of Jewish experiences. We seek to deepen our members’ connections to Judaism, foster a spirit of community within our congregation, and engage in social action in the world beyond our synagogue.