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Tag: Rabbi Gabriel Elias
March 28, 2013 | 7:44 am
November 13, 2003 | 7:00 pm
Judging from the row of strollers parked in the foyer, the faces young and old who came to hear the young rabbi at the pulpit and the number of classes and programs on the calendar, it was hard to know that Congregation Mogen David's attempt to rejuvenate itself was about to go...
October 26, 2000 | 8:00 pm