1545 Bushkill Street
Easton, PA 18042
Phone: (610) 258-5343
Fax: (610) 330-9100
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Service Schedule

Saturday, 10:00 A.M.
Shabbat Morning Services

Kindly led by Interim Rabbi Melody Davis from Temple Covenant of Peace in Easton, PA

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Your contribution helps support a wide range of BAS programs and activities that strengthen both our congregation and the larger community.
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Bnai Abraham

Jewish WeddingFrom weddings and Bar/Bat Mitzvahs to business functions and lectures, our facility is a great setting and location for your special occasion.
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BAS Office Hours

Synagogue office is closed on Mondays and Fridays. Hours open: Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm.

Bulletin Distribution

We are going green and encourage bulletin distribution through email. We will also communicate emergencies and special events through email. If you have not sent your email address to Bnai Abraham office staff, please submit it now.

If you would like family members or others to receive a copy of the bulletin, please send name, address, and $15 payment to Elaine at Bnai Abraham.

Religious School

BAS Religious School welcomes all children ages 1-8th grade to enrolll in 2009-2010 program. Everyone is welcome.
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BAS Clergy

Bnai Abraham Synagogue is currently being led by:

Bnai Abraham's Cantor Bob Weiner and Interim Rabbi Melody Davis from Temple Covenant of Peace of Easton, PA.

 

 

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Rabbi Mark L. ShragerWe honor our new Rabbi Emeritus, Mark L. Shrager

Rabbi Emeritus Mark Shrager has been a Rabbi at Bnai Abraham for seventeen years and will always be an honored Rabbi and member of the BAS family.

Biography of Rabbi Shrager

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Susie Aufrecht, Rabbi, Cantor Jen Cohen

Thanksgiving Day Service, 2009 (Picture above: Rabbi Mark Shrager chanting Torah, BAS Member Susie Aufrecht along with her granddaughter, Cantor Jen Cohen, who was visiting from New Jersey over the holiday.)

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Cantor Robert Weiner

Cantor Weiner has been BAS Cantor since taking over for Cantor Morris Seigel in the 80's. We are currently writing a biography of Cantor Weiner for BAS and it will be posted here in the next few weeks.

Director of Hillel, Jewish chaplain, Lafayette College, Easton, PA.

Professional Career

Dr. Robert I. Weiner has been Professor at the Thomas Roy and Lura Forrest Jones - Department of History at Lafayette College for over 40 years.
Ph.D., Rutgers University.

Dr. Weiner's Authored Publications:

The Long 19th Century: European History from 1789 to 1917. Chantilly, VA: The Teaching Company, 2005.

"French Jewish Images of America: The Case of Dijon," Proceedings of the Western Society for French History: Selected Papers of the Annual Meeting, XXV (1998), 79-87.

"French Jews and Israel: The Jews of the Dijon," paper presented at the Association for Israel Studies Conference, June 1997.

"Perceptions of Antisemitism and Selective Responses among the Jews of Dijon," paper presented at a "New Europe" Conference, York,England, August 1996.

Lafayette College Awards:

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Cantor Emeritus: Morris Siegel, 1943-2000

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Past Rabbi's of Bnai Abraham Synagogue:

 

Rabbi Jay David Sales
Notice: We mourn with profound sorrow the passing Rabbi Sales, a gifted Jewish educator at the Solomon Schechter School in Pittsburgh, and past Rabbi at Bnai Abraham Synagogue. We extend our deepest condolences to his family and to all who were touched through his rabbinate.

Rabbi Jonathan A. Schnitzer
1974-1986 Now in his twenty-first year at B'nai Israel Congregation, Rockville, Maryland.

Rabbi Harold Richter 1971-1974
1971-1974 Rabbi Harold Richter accepted post as Jewish Chaplain of Broward County, Florida

Rabbi Norton D. Shargel
1970 Rabbi Norton D. Shargel accepted call to serve in Harrison, N.Y.

 

 

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