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.
 
 

Latest Announcements

  • Updated Shiva Information - Zlotnick/Felsen

    We regret to inform you of the passing of Rabbi Dov Zlotnick, beloved father of our member Dena Felsen and of Tamar Kahane.

    The funeral took place in Israel yesterday. Dena will be returning to sit shiva at her home, 51 Westminster Ave., Bergenfield, Thursday Sept. 18 through Sunday morning, Sept. 21.


    Minyan times are as follows:
    Shacharit, Thurs - Fri: 7:00 AM
    Sunday: 8:00 AM


    MIncha/Ma'ariv 6:40 PM


    Please do not visit between 5:30 - 6:30 to allow the family time for dinner, or after 10:15 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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  • Funeral & Shiva Notice - Zlotnick/Felsen


    Dear Members:

    We regret to inform you of the passing of Rabbi Dov Zlotnick, beloved father of our member Dena Felsen and of Tamar Kahane.

    The funeral will take place today, Friday Sept. 12 at 1:00 PM at the Riverdale Jewish Center, 3800 Independence Ave., Riverdale, NY.
    Kevura will be Sunday evening in Sanhedria, Yerushalayim.

    Details on shiva to follow.

    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 - Sussman/Malitzky


    Dear Members:

    We regret to inform you of the passing of Bob Sussman, beloved father of our member, Bryna Malitzky.

    The funeral will take place Monday, Sept. 8 at 1:00 PM in North Miami Beach, Florida.

    Bryna will return to Teaneck and sit shiva in her home, 591 Rutland Ave., beginning Wednesday morning, Sept. 10 at 9:00 AM, through Motza'ei Shabbat, Sept. 13.

    Please do not visit between 6:00 and 7:00 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 - Levi


    We regret to inform you of the passing of Benno Levi, beloved father of our member, Dr. Ernie Levi.

    The funeral will be taking place later today, Friday, August 29, in Southfield MI.
    Ernie will be sitting shiva there through next week. Further details to follow.
    He can be reached there at 201-745-5773.

    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 - Moskowitz/Harrison

    Dear Members:

    We regret to inform you of the passing of Chaim Moskowitz, beloved brother of our member, Penny Moskowitz Harrison.

    The funeral will take place today, Wednesday, August 27, at 2:00 PM, at Boulevard Chapel, 1450 Broadway, Hewlett,
    Long Island.

    Shiva will be observed at the Moskowitz residence,
    976 South End, Woodmere, NY, through Shabbat.

    Penny can be reached there at 917-757-9811.

     

    Penny will be returning to Teaneck on Sunday, sitting shiva in her home, 591 Berwick Avenue, through Tuesday morning, September 2.


    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