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 Continuing Education

In the spirit of lifelong learning, Beth El offers a variety of educational opportunities for Jewish learners of all ages. Our goal is to provide engaging, adult educational opportunities and creative, alternative Shabbat experiences. We hope you can join us! Learn more.

 

Scholarships

At any given time, there are many scholarships open to students in the Pittsburgh area interested in continuing their education.  Learn more.

Learn our Services

We have an extensive library of mp3 recordings covering Friday Evening Shabbat Services, Saturday Morning Shabbat Services (Preliminary Service, Shacharit, Torah Service, Musaf) and Friday Evening Shabbat Dinner at Home. Learn more.

Read Torah

Have you ever wanted to learn to read Torah Trope?  We have the basics to get you started!  Learn more.

Read Haftarah

Our vast library of mp3 recordings is an excellent resource for Haftarah readers. Learn more.

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Recent blog posts

Blessings and Milkshakes

Blessings are like a stop sign to remind us to slow down and thank God.  Throughout the year in Bshul (cooking class) students have learned the blessings for every food group.  I introduced the hand-washing blessing, Yadiim, and repeat it at the beginning of every cooking lesson.  This keeps us holy and sanitary! For Shabbat…

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Jenna’s Squad Gets Crafty

Jenna’s Squad got crafty this month!  First they decorated triangle-shaped Rice Krispie Treats for a gluten-free mishloach manot treat (see directions below.)  Then they decorated masks with feathers and gems.   This 7th grade group of girls is all ready for Purim! Ingredients Homemade Rice Krispie Treats cut into triangles Lollipop sticks 15 oz bar of…

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Pareve Hamantaschen Recipe

In Bshul our students learn the basics about kashrut.  Foods such as vegetables, fruit, grains, nuts and fish are considered pareve or neutral.  When baking sweets for a chicken Dinner on Shabbat, margarine or oil is used to keep dairy and meat separate.  My friend Ilene uses Crisco for baking, insisting it makes her pareve…

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