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Anshe Chesed Challah Bake Unites Community In Common Purpose

10/26/2023 03:21:35 PM


(Anshe Chesed of Linden hosted a large-scale challah bake as a refuah sheleima for their congregant, 13-year-old Jojo Vizel.

Jojo is a sweet child who is battling a rare and aggressive cancer, and the shul hosted the challah bake as a zechus for his refuah and fundraiser for his medical bills. The...Read more...

Israel Display at Anshe Chesed

10/22/2023 03:27:35 PM


Our new display at Anshe Chesed, highlighting all the incredible chesed and unity that has come about as a result of this war.

May this be a zchus to help this conflict resolve with peace and success.

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Anshe Chesed of Linden Plans Challah Bake

10/19/2023 03:19:22 PM



Anshe Chesed of Linden will host a challah bake for the zechus of a refuah sheleima for their beloved member Jojo Vizel. Jojo just turned bar mitzvah and is battling a rare and aggressive cancer. This challah bake is hosted as a zechus and fundraiser for him; all proceeds will go towards...Read more...

Rabbi Yitzy Laster Joins Anshe Chesed of Linden

09/21/2023 03:17:48 PM


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Naama and Rabbi Yitzy Laster.

(Courtesy of Anshe Chesed) Anshe Chesed of Linden is pleased to welcome their new rabbinic intern, and his wife Naama to the leadership team. Originally from Queens, Rabbi Laster studied for two years at Yeshivat Sha’alvim in Israel before earning...Read more...

Selichot at Anshe Chesed

09/12/2023 10:46:09 AM


Rabbi Simcha Willig visited Anshe Chesed of Linden for a pre-selichot kumzitz . It was an beautiful evening of singin , torah and inspiration for Elul. This event showcased the Achdut that Anshe Chesed epitomizes bringing together members of Anshe Chesed, the local Chassidic community, residents of Elizabeth and Hillside. Thank you Rabbi Willig for inspiring us!


Linden’s Anshe Chesed Hosts Mikvah Event

08/17/2023 10:56:10 AM


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The Ziga Roshanski Mikvah event at Congregation Anshe Chesed of Linden was beautiful in every way. The event committee did an amazing job decorating, providing delicious food and sourcing wonderful prizes. The highlight of the night was Rabbanit Shani Taragin, who delivered a thought-provoking and timely shiur on Tu B’Av (the date of our event!) and its meaning, a perfect tie-in to a mikvah event. Women from the Linden community as well as...Read more...

Linden Women Set to Celebrate Anshe Chesed Mikvah

08/04/2023 10:57:46 AM


Congregation Anshe Chesed’s mikvah

One of the surest signs of a resurgence of observant Jewish life in a community is increased use of the community mikvah. This key indicator tells an observer not only that there are more young families in the area but also that those families, and especially the wives, are...Read more...

Anshe Chesed Celebrates Annual Dinner

05/23/2023 11:46:54 AM


(Courtesy of Cong Anshe Chesed) On Sunday, May 7, members and friends of Congregation Anshe Chesed of Linden gathered for the shul’s annual dinner. The event featured a beautiful dinner, catered by Riverdale Kosher Caterers, and a meaningful program giving tribute to Rabbi Steven Dworken z’l, the much beloved rav who led the community from...Read more...

Yom Ha'Atzmaut 5783

05/02/2023 12:52:46 PM



Linden’s Anshe Chesed Plans Dinner to Honor Legacy of Rabbi Steven Dworken

04/25/2023 12:49:01 PM


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Noting both present-day successes while recognizing the legacy of a pivotal former religious leader is the theme that Congregation Anshe Chesed of Linden, New Jersey has chosen for its annual dinner, on Sunday May 7. The shul will both celebrate its growth over the past few years while also marking the 20th yahrzeit of Rabbi Steven Dworken, the much beloved rav who led the shul from 1977 until his retirement from the pulpit in...Read more...

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