Shabbat News

Slideshow: 60 Years of Cafe Tamar Memories

Click the “full screen” symbol in the lower right of the box above and then the play button to view a slideshow celebrating 60 years of Cafe Tamar, AKSE’s signature annual musical celebration of Israel and the longtime labor of love of Faith and Lou Brown. The...

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AKSE Time Capsule Extracted

On June 3, 1962, before the completion of our new synagogue building, a time capsule was placed in the cornerstone between the large concrete tablets of the Ten Commandments facing Washington Blvd. On June 12, 2018, 56 years later, the time capsule was extracted. On...

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April 4, 2020 — 10 Nisan 5780 — Shabbat News

This Shabbat is Shabbat Hagadol, the Shabbat  just before Pesach. Please see below for links to view Rabbi Saks’ sermon. Although there is a tradition that rabbis deliver an unusually long sermon on this day, Rabbi Saks is being kind to us and only speaking for seven and a half minutes. Also, please join us for virtual Kabbalat Shabbat before Shabbat on Friday and for Ma’ariv and Havdallah after Shabbat on Saturday. See details below.

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March 26, 2020 — 1 Nisan 5780 — Shabbat News

March 26, 2020 -- 1 Nisan 5780 -- Shabbat News [Blog editor's note: For the beautifully formatted Shabbat News announcement in full, please click here.] Shalom AKSE Congregants and Friends of AKSE:      AKSE is adjusting to the current situation stemming from the...

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