Beit Tikvah is a warm, diverse, and egalitarian Reconstructionist Jewish congregation located in Roland Park in Baltimore, Maryland. We take a progressive approach to Jewish life, integrating a deep respect for traditional Judaism with the insights of contemporary life. Beit Tikvah welcomes interfaith families, couples and individuals of all races, heritages, ethnicities and sexual orientations. Our building, bima (ark podium) and facilities are wheelchair accessible. The building (First Christian Church) is also home to five congregations, leading to many interfaith activities.
Mazel Tov to Kesher School Student Charlotte Zang
UPDATE: We have just learned that Charlotte's project was a prize winner in Israel! DOUBLE MAZEL TOV!!
Recently our Kesher School student, Charlotte Zang presented her project, Around the Shabbat Table, at the Jewish Museum of Baltimore as part of their "My Family Story" series. Beit Tikvah is thrilled to learn that Charlotte's project was picked by the judges to be one the of the presentations to be sent to Israel along with other projects from other communities from around the world.
We are so proud of her work and her story..
Around the Shabbat Table By Charlotte Zang:
These Shabbat Candlesticks have been in my family for many many generations. My family loves to celebrate Shabbat together. Sitting around the Shabbat table are my great-grandparents, grandparents, parents, brothers, aunts, uncles and cousins. I am lucky to have such a wonderful family and memories of my great-grandparents and my grandfather.= who are no longer with us. One day I will host my own Shabbat dinner with these candlesticks, and the love and memories of my family will be passed on just like the candlesticks. This is what being Jewish means to me.
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