Today is September 22, 2017 -
Rabbi Steven Abraham graduated from the rabbinical school at the Jewish Theological Seminary in May of 2011, where he also received a Masters of Arts in Jewish Education. Before attending JTS, the rabbi graduated from the University of Baltimore with a degree in Business Management. While in rabbinical school, Rabbi Abraham served as an intern at Congregation Beth Shalom in Chicago, as well as at Congregation Habonim in New York. For years, he was actively involved with USY, from his time as a participant in high school, to his service as a group leader for numerous summer programs, and in his current position as director of USY on Wheels.
Rabbi Abraham came to Beth El as Assistant Rabbi in July of 2011 with his wife Shira and baby girl Naama. Rabbi Abraham was named Beth El’s congregational Rabbi in August of 2013. The congregation celebrated the arrival of his son Leor in February of 2014.
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HIAS Scholar in Residence
Friday – Saturday, September 15-16
We are pleased to welcome Riva Silverman, Vice President of External Affairs of HIAS to Beth El. Riva has been building awareness of and support for the organization’s work with refugees around the world and here in the United States. She will join us on Friday, September 15 for a PreNeg at 5:30 pm, followed by Kabbalat Shabbat services. She will also join us on Saturday, September 16, for Shabbat morning services followed by a Kiddush Lunch.