They say you get what you pay for, but Rabbi Michael Barclay says you can’t put a price on religious education.
After receiving multiple generous donations, his Westlake Village-based Temple Ner Simcha is offering bar mitzvah and bat mitzvah preparation courses at no financial cost to the participant.
Bar mitzvah means son of the commandment, bat mitzvah means daughter of the commandment. Preparations usually start at least a year in advance and involve learning Hebrew, how to recite prayers an...
Temple offers free bar, bat mitzvah classRabbi seeks to remove obstacles
from learning about Judaism