Scholar to speak on synagogues as museums at Historic Augusta lecture

...Stiefel will present his paper The Other House Museum, Places of Worship and the Case of Synagogues at 7 p.m. at Adas Yeshurun Synagogue, 935 Johns Road.Stiefel, with the College of Charleston and Clemson University's Historic Preservation and...

Faith on Their Sleeves: What do rabbi's garments mean?

...forgiveness."Starting with a clean slate, that's what Rosh Hashana is all about," said Rabbi David Sirull, of Adas Yeshurun Synagogue on Johns Road. "I think Christians are focused on sinfulness throughout the year. For Jewish people, we tend...

Annabelle Pomerance

...Stein and 5 grandchildren, Alexa, Alison, Brandon, Jamie and Tyler. Memorial contributions may be made to Adas Yeshurun Synagogue, 935 Johns Rd., Augusta, GA 30904 or Chabad of Augusta, 3924 Old Furys Ferry Rd., Martinez, GA 30907.

Rabbi David Sirull earns award

The Federation of Jewish Men's Clubs has honored Rabbi David Sirull, of Adas Yeshurun Synagogue, with the Ma'aism Tovim Award.

Around the block

...more information about the events, go to www.savannahriverkeeper.org. Fundraiser serves Corned Beef mealThe Adas Yeshurun Synagogue is taking orders for its third annual Corned Beef Sandwich Fundraiser through March 9.The synagogue will sell...

Jewish congregations preparing for Purim festival

...held at 6:30 p.m. today. Costumes are encouraged. For more information, call (706) 736-3140.? Adas Yeshurun Synagogue will hold a Megillah reading, a costume contest and ice cream party starting at 6:15 p.m. To learn more...

Upcoming calendar

...ANNUAL CORNED BEEF SANDWICH FUNDRAISER: Selling kosher corned beef meals 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. March 15 and 16, Adas Yeshurun Synagogue; meals consist of an overstuffed corned beef sandwich on rye bread with pickle, condiments, chips, a drink...

Parade, other events to mark Hanukkah in Augusta

...but the oil lasted for eight days."The word Hanukkah really means rededication," said Rabbi David Sirull of Adas Yeshurun Synagogue on Johns Road. "We rededicate ourselves to our religious convictions."He said current strife in the Middle...

Area celebrations begin for Rosh Hashanah

...want to bring up great merits and great stories."As part of its Rosh Hashanah observance, the congregation of Adas Yeshurun Synagogue will hold a Tashlich service at Lake Aumond."We put breadcrumbs in our pockets and we empty our pockets to...

Jewish, Muslim holidays observed

...it is a law for all times, throughout the generations wherever Jews reside," said Rabbi David Sirull, of Adas Yeshurun Synagogue.Many Jews will spend much of Saturday in the synagogue. Here is a list of services. Chabad of Augusta? Morning...