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Hidden Depths and Realized Potential

Friends, in this week’s Shabbat message Jo Bruce, a member of the Board of Mikveh Bess Israel, shares her thoughts on the mikveh’s rich spiritual history and modern significance. Shabbat Shalom. – Howard Here in the Greater Hartford community, we are very blessed to have such a strong Jewish Federation …

Swim-a-Thon, Sunday, June 19, 2016

The Swim-A-Thon is on Sunday, June 19, 2016 at the Mandell JCC in West Hartford, CT. For details and to register as a swimmer go to https://www.wizathon.com/mikvehswimathon Schedule  Women’s Registration begins at 3:15pm Women’s swim times are 3:45-4:15pm and 4:15-4:45pm Men’s registration begins at 4:30pm Men’s swim times are 5pm-5:30pm …

Observations of a Shomeret

by Tzipora Miriam Speter Since becoming a shomeres for Mikveh Bess Israel, I’ve had hundreds of appointments. I have found that assisting and observing a person as she does a mitzvah offers such a different perspective than doing the mitzvah myself. Only after observing this mitzvah of mikveh immersion being …

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