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Congregation Anshe Chesed of Linden Hosts Nechama Price

03/15/2022 10:24:25 AM


JLNJ Staff

 What happened to Betuel, Chur and On ben Pelet, three characters who “disappear” from Tanach? Last week, Nechama Price delivered the answer to a packed crowd at Congregation Anshe Chesed of Linden. “The topic was one that we don’t often hear discussed, about people named in the Torah, but about whom we know little or nothing,” said Stan Fink, a longtime member of Anshe Chesed.

Price pointed out that whenever a...

Lehitraot Chazan Shimon and Diane Vogel - A Farewell Letter from Anshe Chesed

08/05/2021 01:51:32 PM


by Anshe Chesed

It is always sad when a community must wish farewell to one of its own. It is, however, a joyous occasion when a family takes the opportunity to make Aliyah and enjoy a life in Eretz Yisrael. So, it is very bittersweet that we bid a fond farewell to a longstanding, beloved, and integral part of our Anshe...Read more...

Anshe Chesed Hires Rabbi Yossi Katz

06/08/2021 08:19:01 PM


by Anshe Chesed


On June 3, 2021, following an exhaustive search, Congregation Anshe Chesed of Linden, New Jersey announced that it has hired  Rabbi Yossi Katz as its new Rabbi. The community is excited to welcome Rabbi Katz and his family to the nearly 110-year-old congregation,...Read more...

linden attracts other communities to its learning programs

11/12/2019 06:35:40 PM


by Andy Van Houter

Congregation Anshe Chesed in Linden New Jersey continues its jam-packed calendar of learning opportunities, and it's not only members that are benefiting.  After the success of last year’s Linden Beit Midrash Program of Congregation Anshe Chesed in partnership with Yeshiva University, Anshe Chesed has doubled-down on its efforts to provide meaningful shiurim and learning opportunities for Central New Jersey’s modern...Read more...

What a Great Yom Tov Season for 5780!

10/31/2019 11:24:38 PM


by Marsha Leibert

We had another wonderful holiday here at Congregation Anshe Chesed led by Rabbi Hess! We would like to thank and send a big yashar coach to all of our ba’alei koreh, ba’al tokeah, ba’alei tefillah, our chassanim l’torah and all of our members, friends, guests and volunteers who helped make this year so enjoyable and meaningful for everyone! We came together as a congregation to enjoy inspiring sermons by Rabbi Hess, our full exciting...Read more...

Anshe Chesed youth department brings in the new year

10/01/2019 10:23:08 PM


by Justin Hirsch

Linden’s Congregation Anshe Chesed’s Youth Department is bringing in new year 5780 with programming that supports the local and wider communities! For Rosh Hashanah, it is holding a Book Drive to support Hindi's Libraries, which collects new and gently used children's books and distributes them to over 300 organizations throughout the United States. The program was started to remember Dr. Hindi Krinsky, an educator who tragically died at...Read more...

YU Speaker Series Kick-off

09/22/2019 04:52:22 PM


by Dovid Helfgott

Congregation Anshe Chesed of Linden has kicked off its year of learning with two special guest shiurim from rabbeim from Yeshiva University's Center for the Jewish Future (CJF). In preparing for the month of Elul, Rabbi Yaakov Glasser of Young Israel of Passaic and the CJF delivered an enlightening and entertaining shiur on September 11th, on the topic of teshuva. He focused on the difference between teshuva emerging from a person's...Read more...

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