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NightShul at EMJC

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  EMJC’s NightShul challenges you to learn more and learn different. It includes a mix of classes, workshops, and other types of learning opportunities, with something for everyone every week.   On Thursday evenings through May, East Midwood Jewish Center will pulse with learning, music and more as NightShul convenes … READ MORE

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Bless This House

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This beautiful prayer was written by Roz Pomerantz in honor of the installation of Rabbi Matt Carl and rededication of our synagogue on December 14, 2014. Sung to the tune of “Bless This House.” Bless this House, dear G-d, we pray Keep it safe by night and day. Ninety years, … READ MORE

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Messages From the Rabbi

By Rabbi Matt Carl

East Midwood Jewish Center is Not Our Past. It Is Our House.

[Remarks by East Midwood Jewish Center Rabbi Matt Carl on the occasion of EMJC’s 90th anniversary celebration, December 14, 2014.] Those of you who have belonged to wealthy synagogues in the suburbs may be familiar with the cycle of such shuls rebuilding, renovating and expanding their physical structure. We here in … READ MORE

By Rabbi Matt Carl

The Sweet in the Bitter Month

In the next few days, we will enter the month of מרחשחון (Marheshvan). In truth, the month is really called Heshvan, but there is a strong tradition to refer to it by the longer name. This tradition is so strong that when the month is announced in synagogue, as it was … READ MORE

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Hebrew School Hebrew School Class Schedule

Ages 5 to 9 - Sunday 9:30 – 11:15 am

Ages 9 to 13 - Sunday 9:30 – 12:30 pm & Tuesday 3:30 – 6:00 pm

Make a Minyan

Sign up here for a morning or evening prayer gathering. For morning services Monday-Friday 7:30 a.m. and evening services Sunday-Thursday 7:30 p.m.

Shabbat & Minyan

Friday Night Service:

5:00 PM in the Beth Hamidrash

Shabbat Morning Services:

7:30 AM - Early service in the Beth Hamidrash

9:00 AM - Main service in the Sanctuary

Shabbat Afternoon Service:

5:00 PM In the Beit Hamidrash

Daily Morning Service:

Monday-Friday: in the Beit Hamidrash: 7:30 AM

Sundays and Legal Holidays: 8:00 AM

Daily Evening Services:

Sunday-Thursday: in the Beit Hamidrash: 7:30 PM