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Building a Global Jewish Community in NYC

October 22nd, 2015|Comments Off on Building a Global Jewish Community in NYC

Every day, the Brownstone is home to young Jews who seek meaningful ways to become involved in Jewish life. Whether […]

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Adopt-A-Brick: Building Jewish Unity, Community and Leadership

May 27th, 2015|Comments Off on Adopt-A-Brick: Building Jewish Unity, Community and Leadership

The Brownstone Experience’s New Adopt-A-Brick Campaign will help meet its demand for greater learning initiatives to serve the 50,000 […]

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Support Gateways with Amazon Smile

July 4th, 2014|Comments Off on Support Gateways with Amazon Smile

The well-known store Amazon.com has started a new initiative called AmazonSmile. AmazonSmile is an easy and convenient way for you […]

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Harry’s Video Blog – Watching You – Parshat Shemot 5777

January 18th, 2017|Comments Off on Harry’s Video Blog – Watching You – Parshat Shemot 5777

How did the Jewish people "fill" the land of Egypt so quickly? Harry Rothenberg uses his sister, who gave birth to quadruplets, as an example [...]

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Ask The Rabbi: Inauguration Prayer of King Solomon

January 18th, 2017|Comments Off on Ask The Rabbi: Inauguration Prayer of King Solomon

Question: Why is it that according to Judaism one should face east when praying? I saw a sign in a friend’s home that said “East” [...]

Harry’s Video Blog – Tomb of Our Fathers – Parshat Vayechi 5777

January 12th, 2017|Comments Off on Harry’s Video Blog – Tomb of Our Fathers – Parshat Vayechi 5777

Jacob gives very detailed instructions to his sons regarding his burial. Harry Rothenberg explains why. View this video directly on VIMEO  

Rabbi Mordechai Becher’s VLog – Rabbi Moshe Shapiro ZTzL – Parshat Vayechi 5777

January 10th, 2017|Comments Off on Rabbi Mordechai Becher’s VLog – Rabbi Moshe Shapiro ZTzL – Parshat Vayechi 5777

Jacob the Patriarch dies in this week's Torah reading. Unfortunately, Rabbi Moshe Shapiro, a long-time teacher for Rabbi Mordechai Becher, also died this week. Rabbi [...]

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Ask The Rabbi: Can I Really Make a Difference?

January 10th, 2017|Comments Off on Ask The Rabbi: Can I Really Make a Difference?

Question: Dear Rabbi, I know that as a Jew I have a responsibility to “fix the world” and make it a better place for not [...]

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Blessings

January 10th, 2017|Comments Off on Blessings

In this week’s Torah reading, Vayechi, Jacob blesses his sons in a very famous, poetic and beautiful section of the Torah.  This got me thinking [...]

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The Gateways mission is to nurture and sustain Jewish identity, strengthen a connection to Israel and empower participants to make informed decisions about their Jewish future.

We accomplish this through a wide array of meaningful immersion based educational and social programs led by a robust leadership team of renowned scholars and talented educational innovators.

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