Center for Jewish Life in Franklin County
Temple Israel in Greenfield is a vibrant center of Jewish life in Franklin County. Our members are farmers, activists, business people, politicians, teachers, and artists. We strive to support each other in our human and community development with on-going classes, ritual practices and justice work.
From the Rabbi’s Blog:
- Elul is Preparing. Preparing for What?This Hebrew month is a time for exploring the themes of the high holiday season and preparing ourselves for their impact on us. We begin to recite the poetry of the holy days. We hear the… Read More »
- Community Development as a Spiritual PracticeDear Ones, A synagogue is like a body. The organs are interdependent and each has a specialized role. Incoming resources (air, food) are shared; out-going activities (standing, singing) are always a group project. No one organ… Read More »
- Rabbi Message: May 13, 2021Hi Friends. We all affiliate with different aspects of our Jewish community life. I want to describe a week in the life of the temple so you can see what our various teams are up to.Marsha… Read More »