August 11, 2022

Rabbi David Wilfond’s Message – Friday, August 12, 2022

Dear Friends, One of the happiest moments for me as a Rabbi is to stand with a couple under the Chuppah. One of the harder times […]
August 4, 2022

Rabbi David Wilfond’s Message – Friday, August 5, 2022

Dear Friends, Watching my mother descend deeply into dementia these past few months has been very difficult.  We moved our family from Jerusalem to America in-part […]
July 21, 2022

Rabbi David Wilfond’s Message – Friday, July 22, 2022

Dear Friends, It has been such a joy to spend the past two weeks at the Union for Reform Judaism Camp Eisner in Great Barrington, Massachusetts […]
July 7, 2022

Rabbi David Wilfond’s Message – Friday, July 8, 2022

Dear Friends, Tonight, is a historical moment for our community. Cantor Ines Kapustiansky will lead her first Shabbat service in our stunning sanctuary. This is a chance for […]
June 30, 2022

Rabbi David Wilfond’s Message – Friday, July 1, 2022

Dear Friends, With great excitement our Cantor arrives today in America!  For two years we conducted an extensive search for the most talented cantor who would be […]
June 30, 2022

Social Action Reflections for June 2022

June 23, 2022

Rabbi David Wilfond’s Message – Friday, June 24, 2022

Dear Friends, “Hakarat haTov” is the Jewish practice of “Recognizing the good.” “It is easy to see all the problems around us. There are so many it […]
June 16, 2022

Rabbi David Wilfond’s Message – Friday, June 17, 2022

Dear Friends, This week’s Torah portion describes the seven lights of the menorah. I want to share seven points of light emanating from our Temple. 1. […]
June 16, 2022

Spring Gala 2022 a huge success!

Temple Shaaray Tefila Spring Gala celebration was stunning and enjoyed by all! Saturday, June 11th, Temple Shaary Tefila hosted their first large scale, in person event […]
June 9, 2022

Rabbi David Wilfond’s Message – Friday, June 10, 2022

Dear Friends, Please accept this as your personal invitation to join this year’s biggest Jewish event in Northern Westchester, our temple’s Gala. Tomorrow, Saturday night, we […]
June 2, 2022

Rabbi David Wilfond’s Message – Friday, June 3, 2022

Dear Friends, Pride and Shavuot celebrate LOVE Yesterday the largest Gay PRIDE parade in the history of Jerusalem was celebrated under Rainbow flags and banners with “Love your […]
May 26, 2022

Rabbi David Wilfond’s Message – Friday, May 27, 2022

Hell is here and now, Heaven could be too. Dear Friends, For Jews, Hell is not a theological destination, it is an actual geographical location. In […]
May 19, 2022

Rabbi David Wilfond’s Message – Friday, May 20, 2022

Spiritual Renewal and Lag B’Omer Dear Friends, The springtime Jewish custom of counting the Omer is in remembrance of the Jews who perished resisting the Roman […]
May 12, 2022

Rabbi David Wilfond’s Message – Friday, May 13, 2022

Dear Friends, I would like to share some personal happy news. This past week, I was awarded an honorary doctorate by the Hebrew Union College for […]
May 11, 2022

Sustainability Vendors

May 9, 2022

Sustainability Book Fair

May 2, 2022

Yom HaAtzmaut

May 1, 2022

Sustainability & Beautification Day