Weekly Insights

  • 1st night of Hanukkah Message

    By: Rabbi Stefan J. Weinberg

    November 30, -0001

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  • 2014 Jan: A Bold New Initiative For Our Preschool

    By: Rabbi Stefan J. Weinberg

    January 01, 2014

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  • 2017 Arnie Sweet Scholar-in-Residence

    By: Deb Silverthorn

    February 01, 2017

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  • 2018 Arnie Sweet Scholar-in-Residence - Jan 26 and 27

    By: Deb Silverthorn

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  • 2nd night of Hanukkah Message

    By: Rabbi Stefan J. Weinberg

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  • 3rd night of Hanukkah Message

    By: Rabbi Michael J. Kushnick

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  • 4th night of Hanukkah Message

    By: Rabbi Michael J. Kushnick

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  • 6th night of Hanukkah Message

    By: Rabbi Michael J. Kushnick

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  • 7th night of Hanukkah Message

    By: Rabbi Stefan J. Weinberg

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  • 8th night of Hanukkah Message

    By: Rabbi Stefan J. Weinberg

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  • A Message about Messages from our President

    By: Howard Rubin

    May 01, 2016

  • A message from our Early Childhood Director

    By: Rachel Nicholas

    May 01, 2016

  • A message from our Education Director

    By: Bob Westle

    May 01, 2016

  • A recap of words from Rosh Hashanah

    By: Marcy Kahn

    November 01, 2016

  • A Statement On The Iran Agreement

    By: Rabbi Stefan J. Weinberg

    August 10, 2015

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  • America-Israel Relationship

    By: Rabbi Michael J. Kushnick

    February 01, 2016

  • Annual Bus Meeting - Remarks by Rabbi Weinberg

    June 01, 2017

  • Anshai Torah Backs the Blue

    By: Deb Silverthorn

    December 01, 2016

  • Anshai Torah is our home

    By: Marcy Kahn

    January 01, 2017

  • Anshai Torah Preschool Difference

    By: Rachel Blum

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  • Anshai Torah's Project 613

    By: Deb Silverthorn

    September 01, 2017

  • Apples with Abba

    By: Rachel Nicholas

    November 01, 2016

  • Chag Purim

    By: Marcy Kahn

    March 01, 2017

  • Connecting Families with Shabbat

    By: Deb Silverthorn

    September 01, 2017

  • Conservative Judaism in 550 Words

    By: Howard Rubin

    February 01, 2016

  • Creating Our Passover Story

    By: Rachel Nicholas

    May 01, 2017

  • Diamonds & Dice to Honor Stuart Blaugrund

    By: Deb Silverthorn

    November 15, 2017

  • Did you know..Asarah B’Tevet - The Tenth of Tevet is a fast day on the Jewish calendar

    By: Bob Westle

    December 01, 2015

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  • Five new Chavurot established

    By: Fred Nathan

    July 01, 2016

  • From our outgoing President

    By: Howard Rubin

    July 01, 2016

  • From our President...It is to laugh!

    October 01, 2014

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  • Fun on Purim

    By: Jason Cathcart

    March 01, 2017

  • Gelt, Guilt, and Giving

    By: Howard Rubin

    December 01, 2015

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  • Getting our Ducks in a Row

    By: Howard Rubin

    March 01, 2015

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  • Glad To Be Back Home

    By: Howard Rubin

    August 01, 2015

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  • Hanukkah 2013

    By: Rabbi Michael Kushnick

    November 01, 2013

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  • Hanukkah message for the eighth night of Hanukkah

    By: Rabbi Stefan J. Weinberg

    December 13, 2015

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  • Hanukkah message for the first night of Hanukkah

    By: Rabbi Stefan J. Weinberg

    December 06, 2015

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  • Hanukkah message for the fourth night of Hanukkah

    By: Rabbi Michael J. Kushnick

    December 10, 2015

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  • Hanukkah message for the second night of Hanukkah

    By: Rabbi Stefan J. Weinberg

    December 07, 2015

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  • Hanukkah message for the seventh night of Hanukkah

    By: Rabbi Michael J. Kushnick

    December 12, 2015

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  • Hanukkah message for the sixth night of Hanukkah

    By: Rabbi Stefan J. Weinberg

    December 11, 2015

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  • Hanukkah message for the third night of Hanukkah

    By: Rabbi Michael J. Kushnick

    December 08, 2015

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  • Hanukkah – Tell it over and over again

    By: Jason Cathcart

    December 01, 2016

  • Heart and Devotion of our Kitchen Queens

    By: Deb Silverthorn

    April 01, 2016

  • Here Comes The School Year!

    By: Jason Cathcart

    August 01, 2017

  • Hesed - helping those in need

    By: Elaine Levitt

    August 01, 2016

  • Hesed Committee Touches Everyone

    June 01, 2017

  • I am often asked, “How are you?

    By: Rabbi Stefan Weinberg

    February 01, 2017

  • I can hardly believe what we accomplished

    By: Rabbi Stefan J. Weinberg

    June 01, 2013

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  • If you will it, it is no dream- Theodore Herzl

    By: Rabbi Stefan J. Weinberg

    April 21, 2015

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  • In response to the ongoing situation in Israel

    By: Rabbi Stefan J. Weinberg

    August 01, 2014

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  • Introducing our new prayer book for the High Holy Days

    By: Rabbi Stefan Weinberg

    September 01, 2016

  • Invocation at Plano City Council Meeting

    By: Rabbi Stefan Weinberg

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  • Israel at War

    By: Rabbi Stefan J. Weinberg

    July 29, 2014

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  • Israel Under Attack

    By: Rabbi Michael J. Kushnick

    November 01, 2015

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  • Jewish Summer Camp

    By: Rabbi Michael J. Kushnick

    June 01, 2015

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  • Life is so busy these days

    By: Marcy Kahn

    October 01, 2016

  • Make Kiddush and HaMotzi on Thanksgiving

    By: Jason Cathcart

    November 01, 2016

  • Making Things Work

    By: Howard Rubin

    December 01, 2014

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  • Michael Kushnick's dvar Torah - a graduate of Stoneman Douglas High School

    By: Rabbi Michael Kushnick

    November 30, -0001

    Congregation Anshai Torah's Rabbi Michael Kushnick's dvar Torah, a graduate of Stoneman Douglas High School he shared these words with our congregation this past Shabbat, Feb. 17, 2018.   All of us hurting, all of us praying.

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  • New Slate of Officers Assumes Leadership Roles

    By: Rabbi Stefan J. Weinberg

    June 01, 2014

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  • No Denying a Record Breaking SIR

    By: Deb Silverthorn

    March 01, 2017

  • One of the Tallest People I Have Ever Known

    By: Hal Babitch

    February 01, 2016

  • Open House and Registration for Preschool

    By: Rachel Blum

    November 30, -0001

  • Our new President's first message

    By: Marcy Kahn

    August 01, 2016

  • Perplexed About the Middle East

    By: Howard Rubin

    November 01, 2015

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  • Preschool - The Anshai Torah Difference

    By: Rachel Nicholas

    April 01, 2016

  • Preschool . . . a great beginning

    By: Rachel Nicholas

    March 01, 2015

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  • Preschool, a great beginning

    By: Rachel Nicholas

    November 01, 2015

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  • Preschool...The Anshai Torah Preschool Difference

    By: Rachel Nicholas

    April 01, 2016

  • President Rubin's April 2016 message

    By: Howard Rubin

    April 01, 2016

  • President's Message

    By: Marcy Kahn

    May 01, 2017

  • President's Message

    June 01, 2017

  • President's Message

    By: Marcy Kahn

    September 01, 2017

  • President's Message

    By: Marcy Kahn

    November 15, 2017

  • President's Message

    By: Marcy Kahn

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  • President's Message

    By: Marcy Kahn

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  • President's Message

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  • President's Message

    By: Marcy Kahn

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  • President’s Perspective

    By: Marcy Kahn

    September 01, 2016

  • Rabbi's Reflections - Purim

    By: Rabbi Stefan J. Weinberg

    February 01, 2013

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  • Rabbi's Reflections - The Lessons Of Your Seder Table

    By: Rabbi Stefan J. Weinberg

    March 01, 2013

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  • Rabbi's Remarks for Outgoing President's Installation 2014

    By: Rabbi Stefan J. Weinberg

    August 01, 2014

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  • Reflection for the first night of Hanukkah- Thanksgivukkah?!

    By: Rabbis Stefan Weinberg and Michael Kushnick

    November 30, -0001

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  • Religious School - A New Year and New Beginnings

    By: Jason Cathcart

    August 01, 2016

  • Religious School - Pesach

    By: Jason Cathcart

    November 30, -0001

  • Religious School . . . education and enrichment

    By: Bob Westle

    May 01, 2015

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  • Religious School . . . Education And Enrichment

    By: Bob Westle

    September 01, 2015

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  • Religious School . . . Education And Enrichment

    By: Bob Westle

    November 01, 2015

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  • Religious School Education and Enrichment

    By: Bob Westle

    April 01, 2016

  • Remarks at Dedication of Anshai Torah Cemetery on Nov. 9th

    By: Rabbi Stefan J. Weinberg

    November 09, 2014

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  • Respect For Others Is Not Political Correctness

    By: Howard Rubin

    September 01, 2015

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  • Sadness in Paris

    By: Rabbi Stefan J. Weinberg

    January 09, 2015

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  • Scholar in Residence 2015

    By: Rabbi Stefan J. Weinberg

    February 01, 2015

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  • Seventh night of Hanukkah reflection

    By: Rabbi Stefan Weinberg

    December 03, 2013

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  • Shavuot - A Time For Celebration

    By: Jason Cathcart

    May 01, 2017

  • Sixth night of Hanukkah reflection

    By: Rabbi Stefan Weinberg

    December 02, 2013

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  • Special Needs Education Programming

    By: Deb Silverthorn

    August 01, 2017

  • Spring Fair 2017-Apr. 23rd

    By: Deb Silverthorn

    April 01, 2017

  • Spring Fair of West Plano – April 22

    By: Deb Silverthorn

    April 01, 2018

  • SPRING IS HERE – LET’S HAVE A GOOD TIME

    By: Howard Rubin

    April 01, 2015

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  • Summer for a Lifetime - a tribute to Bob Westle

    By: Deb Silverthorn

    July 01, 2016

  • Take an opportunity to leishev basukkah (dwell in the Sukkah)

    By: Jason Cathcart

    October 01, 2016

  • Thank you Bob

    By: Rabbi Michael Kushnick

    May 01, 2016

  • Thanksgiving Reflection

    By: Rabbi Stefan Weinberg

    November 28, 2013

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  • The Blast of the Shofar

    By: Jason Cathcart

    September 01, 2017

  • THE BOSTON MARATHON: WEST, TEXAS: WILL WE EVER LEARN?

    By: Rabbi Stefan J. Weinberg

    May 01, 2013

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  • The Coming Of The High Holidays

    By: Rabbi Michael J. Kushnick

    August 01, 2015

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  • The new school year brings about many new opportunities for our children

    By: Jason Cathcart

    September 01, 2016

  • The Optimistic Shul

    By: Howard Rubin

    February 01, 2015

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  • We have had a marvelous start to school

    By: Rachel Nicholas

    October 01, 2016

  • We have had a very successful Summer!

    By: Rachel Nicholas

    September 01, 2016

  • We Welcome the Fall Holidays

    By: Rabbi Stefan J. Weinberg

    September 01, 2015

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  • Weinberg’s community reach ‘evident, endless’

    By: Deb Silverthorn

    December 01, 2016

  • Welcome our new Education Director - Jason Cathcart

    By: Deb Silverthorn

    August 01, 2016

  • Welcome Rabbi Kushnick

    By: Rabbi Stefan J. Weinberg

    August 01, 2013

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  • What a summer this has been!

    By: Rabbi Michael J. Kushnick

    September 01, 2013

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  • What have we learned this year?

    By: Howard Rubin

    June 01, 2015

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  • What we have coming up...

    By: Marcy Kahn

    February 01, 2017

  • YIZKOR SERMON: PASSOVER APRIL 7, 2018

    By: Rabbi Stefan Weinberg

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  • Yom Hazikaron

    By: Rabbi Michael J. Kushnick

    May 01, 2014

    2014 May Rabbi Kushnick Yom Hazikaron.pdf

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