Reconstructionist Judaism Congregation Comes to Our City
Reese, Rhonda, The Florida Times Union
Byline: Rhonda Reese
New Community Formed.
There's one in Boca Raton. There's also one in Plantation, Miami, Sarasota and Punta Gorda. Now there's one in Jacksonville.
Rabbi Mona Decker is excited to be part of the newly formed Reconstructionist congregation Kehillah Chadashah, which means "A New Community." Decker, a Mandarin resident, said that for many people, Reconstructionist Judaism offers spirituality, a connection to Israel and an accepting and welcoming community.
Kehillah Chadashah gathers once a month, rotating among members' homes. Decker said a special event is being planned for people interested in learning more about the …
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Publication information: Article title: Reconstructionist Judaism Congregation Comes to Our City. Contributors: Reese, Rhonda - Author. Newspaper title: The Florida Times Union. Publication date: July 24, 2010. Page number: Not available. © 2007 The Florida Times-Union. COPYRIGHT 2010 Gale Group.
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