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The Orlando Torah Center Joins the Orthodox Union Synagogue Network

June 1, 2015, by

The Orthodox Union has announced that Orlando Torah Center has been accepted as a new member synagogue, joining hundreds of other synagogues throughout North America that enjoy the benefits of their affiliation with the OU. The announcement followed the approval of the OU’s Synagogue Standards Commission, which acted on the recommendation of the organization’s Executive […]

OU Applauds 8-1 Supreme Court Ruling Upholding Religious Freedom in the Workplace

June 1, 2015, by

The Union of Orthodox Jewish Congregations of America, the nation’s largest Orthodox Jewish umbrella organization, applauded today’s 8-1 ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court reversing a lower court decision requiring applicants for employment to disclose their religious observance during a hiring interview or anytime during the hiring process.  The high court held today that “an […]

More Than 300 Members of New Jersey Jewish Community Attend Launch of Teach NJS

May 28, 2015, by

More than 300 members of the New Jersey Jewish community attended Wednesday’s launch of Teach NJS, a new initiative of New Jersey Jewish day schools and yeshivas and the OU Advocacy Center to mobilize the community to become more politically engaged, in order to influence and change the way the state of New Jersey funds […]

Los Angeles Syngagoue LINK Joins the Orthodox Union Synagogue Network

May 27, 2015, by

The Orthodox Union has announced that LINK, the Los Angeles Intercommunity Kollel, has been accepted as a new member synagogue, joining hundreds of other synagogues throughout North America that enjoy the benefits of their affiliation with the OU. The announcement followed the approval of the OU’s Synagogue Standards Commission, which acted on the recommendation of […]

Our Way Shabbaton in Monsey for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing at Congregation Bais Torah in Suffern, June 5-6, Shabbat Parshat Beha’alotcha

May 27, 2015, by

Our Way, the Orthodox Union  program for the deaf and hard of hearing, will present a Shabbaton in Monsey the weekend of Friday, June 5 and Saturday, June 6, Shabbat Parshat Beha’alotcha at Congregation Bais Torah, 89 West Carlton Road. Our Way is dedicated to providing resources, services, and social programming for the Jewish deaf and […]

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