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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  • Funeral & Shiva Notice - Muschel

    We regret to inform you of the passing of Rabbi Nachum Muschel, founding Dean of ASHAR and beloved father of Moshe Muschel.

    The funeral will take place today, Sunday, at 4:00 PM, at the new ASHAR, 360 New Hempstead Road, in New City, New York.

    Shiva will be observed at the Muschel residence, 7 Boxwood Lane, Monsey, New York through Friday afternoon July 10.

    Minyan times will be announced.


    If you wish to send a gold card, please click here to order online or 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 - Levie

    Dear Members:

    We regret to inform you of the passing of our longtime member, Mrs. Ruth Levie, beloved mother of our affiliate member, Warren Levie.

    Shiva will be observed at the Levie residence, 545 Grenville Ave., Teaneck, through Monday morning July 6.

    Minyan times are as follows:
    Shacharit, Wed - Mon 6:55 AM
    Sunday 7:55 AM
    Mincha/Ma'ariv Tues - Sun 8:20 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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  • Updated Shiva Information - Kreinberg/Leff

    We regret to inform you of the passing of Rabbi Marvin Leff, beloved father of our member Marcia Kreinberg.

    Shiva is being observed at 318 Beach 17th Street, Far Rockaway, through Tuesday evening, June 23.
    Marcia will be returning to sit shiva at her home, 443 Winthrop Rd., through Friday afternoon, June 26.

    Minyan times are as follows:
    Mincha, Wed - Thurs, 8:20 PM
    Shacharit, Thurs 7:15 AM
    Friday 7:25 AM

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

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

    The Chevra Kadisha
    Rabbi Steven Pruzansky
    Rabbi Ari Zahtz

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  • Funeral & Shiva Notice - Katz/Gross

    Dear Members:

    We regret to inform you of the passing of our Sheila Katz, beloved sister of our member Avrumi Gross.

    The funeral took place in Baltimore.

    Avrumi will be returning to Teaneck late Sunday evening. Shiva will be observed at the Gross residence, 545 Warwick Ave. through Thursday morning.

    Minyan times are as follows:
    Shacharit, Mon - Thurs 7:25 AM
    Mincha/Ma'ariv, Mon - Wed - 8:20 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 - Winters

    Dear Members:

    We regret to inform you of the passing of our long-time member, Harold Winters, beloved husband of Gilda and father of Robin and Matthew.

    Shiva is being observed at the Winters residence, 86 Cameron Rd., Bergenfield, through Friday afternoon, June 19.

    Minyan times are as follows:
    Mincha, Mon - Thurs, 8:15 PM
    Shacharit, Mon, Tues, Fri, 6:55 AM
    Wed & Thurs (Rosh Chodesh) 6:40 AM

    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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