BECAUSE OF THE ONGOING CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC, ALL TEMPLE FUNCTIONS HAVE BEEN
CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. PLEASE CONTACT THE TEMPLE AT
AT 617-846-1390 WITH ANY QUESTIONS,
CONCERNS OR IF YOU NEED ASSISTANCE. UNTIL THE CRISIS
IS RESOLVED, PLEASE FOLLOW GOVERNMENT INSTRUCTIONS AND STAY HEALTHY. CORONA VIRUS
INFORMATION AND INSTRUCTIONS CAN BE OBTAINED FROM THE U.S. GOVERNMENT'S CENTERS FOR
DISEASE CONTROL AND PREVENTION (CDC).
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We hope to resume weekend morning services at the temple in June
(see the "Messages from the Temple President" page). When we do, we will
incorporate the published
state guidelines - spacing, masks, hand sanitizer, etc., and we will make
adjustments to the usual service to ensure that appropriate safety procedures
are in force. Stay in touch, and, with G-d's help, we will soon, once again, be praying
Temple Tifereth Israel of Winthrop is an unaffiliated
Jewish congregation. We provide a welcoming and relaxed atmosphere for our congregants and visitors.
The Congregation is committed to preserving Jewish values and traditions.
The Temple is located just north of Boston and is adjacent to East Boston,
Logan Airport, Revere, and Chelsea. Winthrop has a population of approximately 20,000, is largely
residential and is a peninsula with the Atlantic Ocean to the East and Boston Harbor to the
Public transportation provides convenient low cost access to Boston,
while road access to Boston, points west and south is provided by 3 tunnels below Boston Harbor.
Points north of Boston, including New Hampshire and Maine, are easily reached by highways adjacent
PRESIDENT: Sandra (Goldstein) Pellegrino
VICE PRESIDENTS: Dana Stone, Steven Miller
TREASURER: Dana Stone
With most of us staying home quite a lot these days, time can pass
very slowly. To help relieve the boredom, one can undertake a little studying and education.
For example, learning, relearning or remembering Yiddish might serve that purose. Here is
a Yiddish word from Leo Rosten's Joys of Yiddish) that some of you might remember.