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 2

  • S02 E03 - A Conversation with Cantor Jeff Klepper - Episode 2 of 2

    S02 E03 - A Conversation with Cantor Jeff Klepper - Episode 2 of 2

    Congregation B’nai Jeshurun Music Director Matt Turk sits down with legendary Cantor Jeffrey Klepper to discuss how Cantor Klepper, Rabbi Daniel Friedlander and Debbie Friedman “torpedoed" Reform Judaism, Jazz legend Arnie Lawrenc...

    22:23
  • S02 E01 - Voices of Jeshurun - Julie Cohn

    S02 E01 - Voices of Jeshurun - Julie Cohn

    With humility, grace and courage, TBJ’s Julie Cohn shares her family's recent experiences with Covid-19.

    11:36
  • 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...

    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"

    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, ...

    33:40