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Pretrial Fairness Act Lobby Day in Springfield

Judy Caplan and Bluma Stoller went to Springfield! In early 2021, the Pretrial Fairness Act was passed by the Illinois legislature and signed into law. The measure, which ends the …

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Congregational News

A Community Call for Faith and Unity: An Interfaith Gathering Against Antisemitism and Racism

Powerful evening coming together as a community in prayer and solidarity to stand up against bigotry and prejudice. Given the recent and egregious antisemitic comments and actions by prominent people, …

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In The BE Family

Finding Your Medium is Sort of Like Falling in Love

Featuring Artist and Beth Emet member Jane Weintraub! Since childhood all I’ve ever wanted to be is an artist- we joke that having hit my brother over the head with …

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Congregational News

BE Recordings: November-December 2022

Missed an event this month? All virtual events that were recorded will be featured here. Current Politics with Dr. David Zarefsky Wednesday, November 9 Watch the recording here A continuing …

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Congregational News

Help The Soup Kitchen Guests Stay Warm This Winter!

The phones at Beth Emet are ringing off the hook with guests asking if the Beth Emet Soup Kitchen will be holding its Winter Coat and Accessory Drive this year. …

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The Green Maven (by Dayenu Circle)

Introducing Beth Emet’s Dayenu Circle’s Blog: The Green Maven

Hello and welcome to our first post of The Green Maven! Created by Beth Emet’s Dayenu Circle and edited by members Chris Wynn and Sharon Smaller, this new blog is …

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Congregational News

Happy 20th Birthday to the Beth Emet Soup Kitchen!!

Twenty years ago, on the first Wednesday of November 2002, the Beth Emet Soup Kitchen opened its doors to provide dinners for people in need. The process, from its initial …

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Congregational News

Mazal Tov to Rabbi London for the 2022 J Street Chicago Tzedek v’Shalom (Justice and Peace) Award

On Thursday, October 27, Rabbi London was honored with the 2022 J Street Chicago Tzedek v’Shalom (Justice and Peace) Award at its annual luncheon. Beth Emet alum, Max Yenkin, presented the …

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Congregational News

Soup Kitchen Celebrates 20 Years!

Save The Dates: Friday, November 4– Special Kabbalat Shabbat service to include a blessing of gratitude Sunday, March 19- An evening of celebration for 20 years of serving our community …

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