Weekly Torah Portion through the eyes of a Contemporary RSJ Yigal Kotler, Director of Jewish Education at COJECO, and Yuri Tabak, a well-known religion scholar from Moscow, discuss The Weekly Torah Portion through the Eyes of a Contemporary Russian-speaking Jew. The strange covering of the sacred tabernacle with skins of non-kosher animals, the mysterious cherubs […]
COJECO (Council of Jewish Émigré Community Organizations) is the central hub of the Russian-speaking Jewish community in the New York tri-state area. We are the central hub for the Russian-speaking Jewish community in New York tri-state area. Our mission is to convene and connect the Russian-speaking Jewish community to build on our heritage through collaborative leadership, innovative engagement, Jewish education, and community capacity building.