Welcome to Congregation Magen David of West Deal!
The story of our congregation is a story about the birth and growth of a community. Just a few families and new neighbors in 1978, our ties have deepened and our respect for one another matured. Today, with our rabbis to guides us, we have grown and prospered.
They took to the streets, gathering in numbers and strength, shouting their demands at Aharon. They spoke at him saying: “Get up! Make for us an elohim!” This was the …continue reading The Antidote to The Egel
Question: Why would a counting of males twenty years and older cause a plague, and how would the paying of the half-sheqel protect the people from this? Perasha Content: Every …continue reading The Power of The Community
by Rabbi Ezra Labaton ZS”L Adar is a month of joy and frivolity. We drink, we laugh, we celebrate the holiday of Purim. Yet, one who avoids the serious implications …continue reading Some Serious Aspects of Hag Purim 
Imagine yourself in a few months from now on Yom Kippur in the Beit haMiqdash. It’s Yom Kippur during yemot hamashiah and you’re out in Jerusalem for the holiday. You pack into the Beit haMiqdash courtyard …continue reading Creating Sacred Space