History of Congregation Bnai Yeshurun

Above please see a brief video detailing the shul history, as told by Esther Manischewitz, prepared and shown at the 2008 annual dinner in honor of the shul's 50th anniversary.

Directed and produced by Jeffrey Kaplan
Filmed and edited by Noah Kaplan

This film is dedicated to the five founding families and is in memory of William Manischewitz.
Copyright 2008 Kaplan Pictures. All rights reserved.
 
 

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  • Shiva Notice - Bendheim


    Dear Members:

    We regret to inform you of the passing of Avrum Drazin, beloved father of our affiliate member Shifra Bendheim.

    The funeral took place yesterday in Canada.

    Shiva is being observed at 6803 Haywood Rd. Apt. 806, Cote St. Luc, Montreal, Canada.
    Shifra can be reached at 514-483-1925.

    If you wish to send a gold card, please call Arleen Cohen, 201-837-5045 or Brenda Hanauer, 201-836-0484.

    May the family be comforted among the mourners of Zion and Jerusalem.

    The Chevra Kadisha
    Rabbi Steven Pruzansky
    Rabbi Ari Zahtz
    Steven Margulies, President

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  • Shiva Notice - Katz

    Dear Members:

    We regret to inform you of the passing of Rabbi Peysach Katz, beloved father of our member Dr, David Katz.

    Saturday night and Sunday, shiva will be observed at 888 Eton Rd., Woodmere NY.
    Shacharit on Sunday is at 8:30 AM.

    Monday and Tuesday shiva will be observed at the Katz residence, 583 Winthrop Rd., Teaneck.
    Shacharit on Monday: 6:15 AM
    Shacharit on Tuesday: 6:25 AM
    Mincha/Ma'ariv: 4:20 PM

    Wednesday shiva will be observed at 4229 Bedford Ave., Brooklyn NY.
    Shiva ends Thursday morning, Nov. 13.

    If you wish to send a gold card, please call Arleen Cohen, 201-837-5045 or Brenda Hanauer, 201-836-0484.

    May the family be comforted among the mourners of Zion and Jerusalem.

    The Chevra Kadisha
    Rabbi Steven Pruzansky
    Rabbi Ari Zahtz
    Steven Margulies, President

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  • Shiva Notice - Feigenbaum

    We regret to inform you of the passing of Anna Feigenbaum, beloved mother of our members, Abe & Jackie Feigenbaum.

    The funeral took place in Israel.

    Shiva will be observed in Israel, at 12 Rechov Achimeyer, Petach Tikva, through Motza'ei Shabbat.
    Beginning Sunday morning, shiva will be observed in Teaneck, at the Feigenbaum residence, 554 Churchill Rd., through Tuesday morning, Nov. 11.

    Minyan times are as follows:
    Shacharit, Sun - 7:55 AM
    Mon & Tues - 6:55 AM
    Mincha/Ma'ariv, Sun & Mon - 4:30 PM

    If you wish to send a gold card, please call Arleen Cohen,
    201-837-5045 or Brenda Hanauer, 201-836-0484.

    May the family be comforted among the mourners of Zion and Jerusalem.

    The Chevra Kadisha
    Rabbi Steven Pruzansky
    Rabbi Ari Zahtz
    Steven Margulies, President

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  • Shiva Notice - Shub/Paley


    Dear Members:

    We regret to inform you of the passing of Leah Shub, beloved sister of our member, Rabbi David Paley.

    The funeral took place earlier today in Michigan.
    Shiva is being observed at the Paley residence, 29 West Gate Road, Apt. 2A, Teaneck, through Tuesday morning, Nov. 4.

    Minyan times are as follows:
    Mincha/Ma'ariv, Wed - Mon 5:45 PM
    Shacharit, Thurs - Tues 7:30 AM
    Sunday 8:30 AM

    Please do not visit between 5:00 - 5:30 PM to allow the family time for dinner.

    If you wish to send a gold card, please call Arleen Cohen,
    201-837-5045 or Brenda Hanauer, 201-836-0484.

    May the family be comforted among the mourners of Zion and Jerusalem.

    The Chevra Kadisha
    Rabbi Steven Pruzansky
    Rabbi Ari Zahtz
    Steven Margulies, President

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  • Funeral & Shiva Notice - Seymour Katz


    We regret to inform you of the passing of our longtime member, Seymour Katz, beloved husband of our member Edythe.

    The funeral will take place tomorrow, Tuesday, October 21, at 10:30 AM, at Gutterman Musicant Funeral Home in Hackensack.

    Shiva will be observed at the Katz residence, 1326 Fayette Street, through Monday morning, October 27.

    Minyan times are as follows:
    Mincha/Ma'ariv, Tues - Sunday - 5:55 PM
    Shacharit, Wed - Mon - 8:00 AM

    Please do not visit between 5:00 - 5:30 PM to allow the family time for dinner.

    If you wish to send a gold card, please call Arleen Cohen,
    201-837-5045 or Brenda Hanauer, 201-836-0484.

    May the family be comforted among the mourners of Zion and Jerusalem.

    The Chevra Kadisha
    Rabbi Steven Pruzansky
    Rabbi Ari Zahtz
    Steven Margulies, President

    Read More