Congregation Adath Jeshurun | Open doors. Open hearts …

Posted By on September 30, 2018


Our hearts go out to the thousands of people impacted by Hurricane Florence. AJ has set up a Hurricane Florence Relief Fund to provide aid to victims. Donations can be sent to AJ (2401 Woodbourne Avenue, Louisville, KY 40205-1799) or online by clicking here. Checks should note the Hurricane Relief. The funds will be sent to Nechama - Jewish Response to Disaster.


Most of us have grandparents or great-grandparents who were refugees prior to reaching safety in the United States. On Rosh Hashanah, Rabbi Slosberg spoke about the current refugee crisis, and on what Judaism compels each of us to do to help. You shall not oppress a stranger, for you know the feelings of the stranger, having yourselves been strangers in the land of Egypt.

The Hebrew Immigrant Aid Society (HIAS) was founded in 1881 to assist Jews fleeing pogroms in Russia and Eastern Europe. They later expanded their mission to providing assistance to non-Jewish refugees worldwide, especially those in immediate danger. Visit their website at: to find a way that you can make a difference, just as others did for those family members who came before us.

CelebrateSimchat TorahWith Adath Jeshurun & Keneseth Israel!

Monday, October 1st at Adath Jeshurun.

Clickhereto sign up and for more information!

Sunday, October 28th

6:30 p.m.

Join us for dessert and a festive evening of fun! The moderators for the evening will be Louisville Trivia, and they are sure to bringmanyfun and challenging questions! AJ will furnish all the set-ups.Just bring yourself and anything you wish to drink! Each table will be a team, so grab a group of friends, or let us know with whom youd like to be seated.

The cost is only$10per personplus 6% sales take.Participants are requested to bring a canned food item to donate to the JFCS Food Pantry.

To reserve your space by theOctober 19thdeadline, please fill out the form here.You can also reserve your space by phone with a credit card by calling the synagogue office at 458-5359 or by filling out the form in the Messenger and mailing it back into the synagogue office by October 19th.

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