Sunday, November 06, 2022

A gentle warning re synagogue viability

A synagogue that is totally dependent on clergy is sowing the seeds of its own demise—when the synagogue can no longer afford to pay for clergy, there’s no one to lead services and/or lein Torah and/or chant a haftarah, and the synagogue is forced to close.  Having a minyan won’t help if there’s no one to lead it.  


Added later, to enable readers to follow the whole story:  See my next post.


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