Kol Jeshurun

by Congregation B'nai Jeshurun

Welcome to Kol Jeshurun, the podcast of Congregation B’nai Jeshurun, a vibrant and flourishing reform Jewish community in Short Hills, New Jersey. This podcast is a place to engage with teachings and music from our clergy, staff, and guest speakers, as we strive to bring a sense of meaning and hope into our world. If you would like to learn more about our congregation, please visit us at www.tbj.org and follow us on Facebo... Read more

Podcast episodes

  • Season 1

  • S01 E15 - TBJ Folk Process

    S01 E15 - TBJ Folk Process

    TBJ Music Director Matthew J. Turk explores the folk process through three melodies Et Dodim, Yis’m’chu V’mal’chut’cha and Hinei Mah Tov, discovering similarities, differences and the distinction between oral and written tradition...

    Jul 27 2021
    Jul 27 2021
    12:48
  • S01 E14 - Michael Oren in Conversation with Rabbi Matthew D. Gewirtz

    S01 E14 - Michael Oren in Conversation with Rabbi Matthew D. Gewirtz

    Former Ambassador of Israel to the US, Michael Oren discusses his new book "To All Who Call in Truth"

    May 05 2021
    May 05 2021
    45:02
  • S01 E13 - Songs of Hope: A Sermon in Song for Yom Ha'atzmaut

    S01 E13 - Songs of Hope: A Sermon in Song for Yom Ha'atzmaut

    Today on Kol Jeshurun we highlight music written by Israeli composers throughout the ages performed as our Sermon in Song on April 16, 2021 in honor of Yom Ha'atzmaut, Israel's Independence Day. Presented by Cantor Lucy Fishbein, ...

    Apr 22 2021
    Apr 22 2021
    33:40
  • S01 E12 - Boker Tov TBJ: A look back at boker tov throughout the month

    S01 E12 - Boker Tov TBJ: A look back at boker tov throughout the month

    Every morning one of our clergy and staff goes live on Facebook for a morning message called “Boker Tov (Good Morning) TBJ”. This week on Kol Jeshurun, you will hear a few highlights from the last month of Boker Tov messages inclu...

    Apr 14 2021
    Apr 14 2021
    27:43
  • S01 E11 - Songs of the Seder: A Journey Through the Musical Staples of our Seder Table

    S01 E11 - Songs of the Seder: A Journey Through the Musical Staples of our Seder Table

    TBJ Music Director Matthew J Turk shares four Passover melodies providing historical context TBJ Music Director Matthew J Turk shares four Passover melodies providing historical context and offering space for reflection on their s...

    Mar 30 2021
    Mar 30 2021
    12:55