Abraham’s Test

Abraham’s Test November 15, 2019 Jewish Thought of the Week | My Jewish Buffalo By Dr. Theodore Steinberg Parshat Vayera has the distinction of containing one of the most famous stories in the Tanach, the Akedah, the story of the binding of Yitzchak.  So...

Deborah Greitzer

Deborah Greitzer November 15, 2019 Community Member Spotlight | My Jewish Buffalo Growing up in NYC, Deborah Greitzer studied violin with Dorothy DeLay and Oscar Shumsky at the Juilliard School and at Sarah Lawrence College.  She came to Buffalo to join the Buffalo...

Stay Away from Sodom

Stay Away from Sodom November 8, 2019 Jewish Thought of the Week | My Jewish Buffalo By Ezra N. Rich Parshat Lech Lechah highlights the roles faith, family and community can have in our lives. Beginning with God commanding Avraham Avinu (Abraham) to uproot his life...

Jeff Clark

Jeff Clark November 8, 2019 Community Member Spotlight | My Jewish Buffalo Jeff Clark became the Executive Director of Temple Beth Zion this past July.  A 5th generation member, Jeff’s Bar Mitzvah was held in the beautiful sanctuary on Delaware Ave.  His father...