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South Orange Synagogue is Hosting Music, Film and Scholar Programs Online

SOUTH ORANGE, N.J., April 5, 2021Temple Sharey Tefilo-Israel (TSTI), the Reform synagogue in South Orange, is hosting several programs in April that are free and open to the public, as follows:

  • Tues., April 13 at 7:00 p.m. – TSTI’s Tuesday Night at the Movies will hold a film discussion on the documentary “They Ain’t Ready for Me,” which explores the complex identity and motivations of African American rabbinical student, Tamar Manasseh, who is leading the fight against gun violence on Chicago’s south side. Joining Manasseh for the discussion is award-winning director/producer, Brad Rothschild. Register in advance to access the film for streaming any time from April 9-13 and to participate in the group discussion, at
  • Thurs., April 15 at 7:00 p.m. – Join TSTI’s Cantor Rebecca Moses and three other cantors from congregations around the world, for a Celebration of Song concert in honor of Israel’s Yom Ha’Atzmaut (Independence Day). Register at
  • Fri., April 23 at 7:00 p.m. – TSTI’s Shabbat Scholar for April is Professor David Greenberg, who will discuss “Civil Rights: Congressman John Lewis and the Jewish Community” immediately following the evening service. Register to receive the Zoom link at


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