By Dorothy Pehowic
First Person 

Shabbat in the Heights


The group from Chabad of North Orlando. Back row l-r: Rabbi Yanky Majesky, Akiva Anderson, Dr. Michael and Ody Zerivitz, Steve Fieldman and Yanrong Feng;  Front row l-r: Mrs. Devorah Leah Dubov, Lisa Holder, Sandra Shoaf, and Dorothy Pehowic.

As a new member with the North Orlando Chabad in Florida with Rabbi Yanky Majesky and his wife Chanshy, I was elated to be invited to attend Shabbat in the Heights that takes place in Crown Heights, New York City, New York for the Hakhel: Year of Gathering. I had no idea what to expect. I have never been to New York City or in a fully Jewish environment. With the months of Shabbos, Women's Studies and JLI courses at Rabbi Majesky's Chabad you would think that it would prepare you for this experience. I can now honestly say, it is a completely different experience but similar at the same time....

For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.


Reader Comments(0)


Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2024

Rendered 04/07/2024 01:15