Search Process FAQs

Search Process FAQs Why are we conducting a search for our next Senior Rabbi? After 22 years of distinguished service to the members of KI, our Senior Rabbi Lance Sussman is officially retiring from the KI pulpit on June 30, 2022. His last Shabbat on the pulpit will be June...

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Rabbinic Search Committee Members

Those on the committee include: Janice Schwartz-Donahue – KI President and Rabbinic Search Committee Co-chair Karen Sirota – KI Past President and Rabbinic Search Committee Co-chair Andrew Altman – KI Vice President Isaak Kruger – KI Treasurer Lisè Schwartz – Religious Practices Committee Chair Andrew Eimer – Board Trustee and...

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Twenty Years Ago 

Twenty years ago on the morning of 9.11 I was watching TV like I always do with some coffee and an occasional yawn and an outstretched arm. It was a beautiful morning that 9.11. blue sky, crisp air, until the news flashed a weird story about a passenger plane hitting...

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9.11.2021

From Rabbi Sussman on 9.11~ 9.11.2021 Twenty years ago On the morning of 9.11 I was watching TV. It was a beautiful morning Blue sky Crisp air Until the news flashed a weird story About a plane hitting the North Tower of the World Trade Center without explanation A terrible...

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The Sins of COVID

Over the pandemic, one of my sins has been personifying COVID. I have found myself saying COVID has taken away opportunities to be together, to mourn together, to gather in large groups safely. I have found myself saying COVID brings out our selfish natures and COVID is divisive. COVID has...

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Social Justice Committee’s Fundraiser distributes $10,000 to Displaced Regina Rose Residents

Last Sunday the Social Justice Committee distributed $10,000 collected through a Facebook fundraiser to residents of the Regina Rose Apartments, who have been displaced from their homes for two months due to unsafe conditions. Residents were forced into motels or makeshift accommodations with friends and family, incurring unexpected expenses while...

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