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Temple Beth David is welcoming and inclusive, open to individuals from different backgrounds and divergent points of view, vibrant, innovative, supportive of each other, relevant, diverse and a participatory Reform Jewish Community serving the urban and suburban South Shore communities of Boston.

Through lifelong learning and teaching of Torah, we search for meaning, seeking comfort, healing, and celebration in our lives. TBD is welcoming and reaches out to the neighbors in the communities where we live and beyond through community service embracing causes of social justice and providing opportunities to accomplish deeds of loving kindness.

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Shavout- Feast of Weeks

June 8 @ 6:00 pm

Join us Saturday, June 8 at 6:00 p.m. for a very special Shavuot Seder. This family-friendly event will encourage you to experience the tastes, songs and teachings of this holiday at Temple Beth David. The main meal will be dairy, because The Song of Songs states that “the knowledge of Torah is like milk and honey under the tongue” (4:11), so it is customary to eat dairy foods on Shavuot. We have created a Shavuot Haggadah modeled on the Passover…

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Family Cookout

June 9 @ 12:00 pm

Sunday Funday! Sponsored by the Chai Society Everyone is invited to plant flowers, hike, and enjoy a barbeque in Rosie’s Garden! Families of Religious & Hebrew School, the fun begins during the final day of classes! The barbeque is open to all TBD members.  There is no charge, but we strongly encourage you to RSVP so we have enough food for everyone to enjoy! Donations will be accepted. Held rain or shine!

Mazel Tov

Annie Shachtman Bat Mitzvah

June 22 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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A Message on Helping Ourselves

Dear TBD Community, I’m sure many of you have had the privilege of hearing the following joke more than once in your lives:

Once there was a religious man who was out to sea fishing, when, all of a sudden, a wave came and flipped his boat and destroyed it. His boat having been smashed to pieces, our friend finds a wooden board to cling to. He is not worried, rather he remains calm, faithful in his God who will surely save him. A few hours after he’d been thrown into the water, a cruise ship comes by, sees him stranded, and offers to rescue him. The man responds, “No worries, God will save me!” and shoos them away. A few hours later, a helicopter flies by, spots the man, hovers, and calls out to him. Again, he shoos them away,  Read more

Rabbi David Winship

Rabbi David Winship

Rabbi Sue Ann Wasserman

Cantor Howard Worona

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