Category Archives: Sinai Temple

Sara Hassman Asked To Leave Sinai Temple

Parental alienation activist Sara Hassman was asked to leave from Sinai Temple in Westwood on the Thursday morning, the first day of Succot. She’s had a conflict with leaders of the shul since the middle of 2012. Sinai’s head of … Continue reading

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Parental Alienation Solutions

According to Wikipedia: “Parental alienation is a social dynamic, generally occurring due to divorce or separation, when a child expresses unjustified hatred or unreasonably strong dislike of one parent, making access by the rejected parent difficult or impossible. These feelings … Continue reading

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The Dynamic God You Already Love (But Didn’t Know You Could)

On June 1 at 7:30 pm, Sinai Temple hosts a lecture and discussion on Rabbi Brad Artson’s process theology. Here’s the billing: “New scientific findings of the past century have changed our understanding of everything – the evolution of the … Continue reading

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Letter in Response to Criticism of Sinai Temple’s Unity Concert

Bryan Berkette emails: Dear Robert and Susanne, I received an email from you yesterday (see below) that was well written but left me disappointed and distressed. You were upset that Tuesday

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Sinai Temple’s Celebration Of Israel Independance Day

Jewish musician Craig Taubman emails: Luke. I produced and wrote the program. It was not only an honor it was a privilege. Few corrections. 1. The Sheriff did not speak. 2. We sang Hatikvah and were joined by 2200 people … Continue reading

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Did Rabbi Wolpe Go Too Far?

Craig Taubman responds. I got this email: When will liberal Jews realize that “Unity” does not mean embracing the enemies who want to destroy Israel and the Jewish People? Apparently, many who attended the so-called “unity” event for Yom Ha’atzmaut … Continue reading

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Roger Cohen’s Dialogue With Rabbi Wolpe At Sinai Temple

Tom Tugend writes: The audience politely applauded Cohen at the end of the talk, but when Wolpe opened the dialogue, some sparks – leavened by humor – were ignited. Wolpe to Cohen: “You draw a distinction between the Iranian people … Continue reading

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NYT Columnist Roger Cohen Live At Sinai Temple In Westwood

The Jewish Journal is streaming this event live. The quality of the stream is excellent. Roger Cohen says the Iranian regime is pragmatic. They don’t plan to do anything nasty. They’re growing into a responsible power. Don’t demonize those who … Continue reading

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Sinai Temple Sued For Breach Of Contract

Case Type: Breach Contrct/Warnty(Sellr Pltf) (General Jurisdiction) Case#: BC394811 CASE NAME: ORIT NISSAN-GREENFIELD VS SINAI TEMPLE ET AL A Google search says Orit was/is a lecturer at American Jewish University. I guess it’s the season to sue Leonard Liberman: Case … Continue reading

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Rabbi David Wolpe Conducts A Dialogue With Author Lori Gottlieb Thursday Night For Sinai Temple’s Young Adults Atid Program

I walk in and as I go to hug Lori, I step on her foot. I just crush the little thing. Why must I brutalize women so? It must be my convict heritage. The room is filled with 200 Jews … Continue reading

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