Upcoming Events
  • Friday February 23, 2018 8:00 PM. MUSICAL MIRACLE CONTINUES IN CHICAGO Join us as Emanuel Congregation hosts two cantorial soloists from Poland, Avigail Geniusz and Menachem Mirski. On February 23rd, the Emanuel Adult Choir and the guest cantors will lead the musical portions of the service along with Rabbi Craig Marantz and Cantor Shelly Friedman. Friends of Jewish Renewal in Poland sponsors Beit Polska, the Progressive Jewish community founded in Poland in 1803 and renewed in 1995. Emanuel Congregation - 5959 N. Sheridan Road Chicago, IL 60660
  • Saturday February 24, 2018 9:00 AM. AN EXCLUSIVE SCREENING OF THE MOVIE BOGDAN'S JOURNEY Bogdan Bialek, a Catholic Pole, journalist, and psychologist engaged the people of Kielce, Poland in addressing the painful anti-Semitic history of their town where on July 4, 1946, more than 40 Jews were murdered in a pogrom. For six decades there was silence until Dr. Bialek attempted to foster a journey toward healing and reconciliation. Emanuel Congregation 5959 N. Sheridan Road Chicago, IL 60660
Ongoing Events
  • Beit Warszawa Library is now OPEN | We invite you to use Beit Warszawa's library resources and the reading room every Tuesday from 5p.m. to 7 p.m. and on the first Friday of every month from 5p.m. to 7 p.m. 113 Wiertnicza Street, Warszawa See website
  • Shabbat Evening Services in Warsaw Every Friday at 7:00 PM | Beit Warszawa - 113 Wiertnicza Str. AND Beit Centrum Ki Tov - 12 Nowogrodzka Str. #3
  • Torah Study at Beit Centrum Ki Tov Sundays at 2 p.m. | Every Sunday, the community of Beit Centrum in Warsaw gets together to study the next Shabbat’s parashah. Join them!! 12 Nowogrodzka Street apt. 3, Warsaw

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Trumah: What Can You Contribute to Your Community? In the first aliyah of this week’s Torah portion, Trumah, we find the following words: When I read these words at my first year of rabbinical school, my chevrutah – partner in Torah study – called this portion the IKEA parashah. Indeed, at first glance the instructions laid down in this Torah portion seem not ... Polish Jews Reviving

Jewish Renewal in Poland, 2018 Summer Tour Led by Rabbi Haim Beliak June 26 – July 9, 2018 Tour Overview: INCLUDED: 1 night Mercure Centrum Warsaw (formerly Holiday Inn), Warsaw 1 night Grand Hotel Lublinianka, Lublin 3 nights Hilton Garden Inn Krakow, Krakow 1 night Hotel Arche Czestochowa, Czestochowa 1 night Qubus Hotel Kielce, Kielce 1 night Hotel Novotel Lodz Centrum Lodz, Lodz 2 nights Mercure Centrum ... Rabbi Beliak's Blog