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Congregation Sons of Abraham

The heart of Jewish life in the La Crosse area for over 100 years

1820 Main Street, La Crosse, WI 54601
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Brunch & Presentation – Sun. Jan. 29

January 29 Community Brunch & Presentation:  The Legacy of Immigration Presenter:  Maureen Freedland  Attendees are invited to bring a family immigration story, photos or memorabilia. When:                       Sunday, January 29 Where:                      Congregation Sons of Abraham Time:                         10:30 AM to Noon Cost:       Continue Reading »

MLK Event at Viterbo Monday, Jan. 16th

  • Posted on January 11, 2017
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The Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. Community Celebration is at 7 p.m. Monday, Jan. 16, 2017 at Viterbo University Fine Arts Center, 929 Jackson St., La Crosse. The featured speaker at the 2017 event is Nucleus Johnson of Dallas, Texas, who has electrified crowds all over the country with his historically accurate personification of Dr. Continue Reading »

RSVP for Chanukah Dinner…

RSVP below by Thursday, December 22nd for our first night of Chanukah, community dinner celebration on Saturday, December 24 hosted by the Jewish Women’s League. Adults:          $9.00 Children       $5.00 What’s Happening? It’s our annual bring-your-menorah, community candle-lighting, dinner and games night program. (Don’t have a menorah… no worries! There will be extras.) What Time?                     5:30 Continue Reading »

CCFA Replaces AMOS…

  • Posted on October 26, 2016
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John David, President of La Crosse’s Compassionate Community Faith Alliance (CCFA) will speak on the topic “CSOA and Local Congregations of Other Faiths Play an Important Role in Community Social Action”  What does this change mean? How does this change affect CSOA? Mr. David will speak at (approximately) 11 a.m. this Shabbat, October 29, 2016, before Continue Reading »

Immigration Lecture/Discussion Series

  • Posted on October 14, 2016
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This is a 4 part study designed by the Wisconsin Council of Churches.  All are welcome to attend one or all sessions at First Congregational Church UCC, Losey Blvd. and Main St., La Crosse. October 16, 1:00 pm – Sojourn to the Promised Land October 23, 1:00 pm – Practicing Christian Hospitality October 30, 4:00 pm – New Immigrants Living an Old Story November Continue Reading »

Post Yom Kippur Break Fast 2016

Yom Kippur Break Fast – Prepayment appreciated – RSVP below… CSOA’s annual break fast will be held in the evening on Wednesday, October 12 after Yom Kippur services.  Please respond below by Friday, October 7th.  As we do not collect any money at the end of Yom Kippur, we ask that you pre-pay by sending a Continue Reading »

Bimah Flower Contributions 2016…

Each year we purchase flowers to beautify the sanctuary during the High Holidays.  The cost is low as we divide it among our large number of supporters.  Please sign below to let Roberta Gelatt know that you wish to be part of this annual tradition.

Pre-Packer, Pre-Rosh Hashanah Community Brunch with speaker Elise Engber

RSVP  for Our Pre-Packer, Pre-Rosh Hashanah Community Brunch Elise Engber will speak about Israel from an Israeli’s Point of View When:                       Sunday, September 25, Where:                      Congregation Sons of Abraham Time:                         10 a.m – 11:45 a.m. Cost:               Continue Reading »

Volunteers needed Sunday, June 19th…

  • Posted on June 10, 2016
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CSOA helps deliver Mobile Meals in La Crosse one week each year.  Because of a cancellation due to illness, we have an opening for Sunday, June 19th.  If you can assist in this important community mitzvah, please sign up below.  If you have any questions, you can contact Richard Strauss.

Shavuot luncheon: Sunday, June 12

  On Sunday, June 12, the first day of Shavuot, the Jewish Women’s League (JWL) invites you to celebrate the giving of the Torah with services at 10:00 a.m. followed by a lox and bagel brunch. Please RSVP by signing up below no later than Thursday, June 9, 2016 Adults:                        $9 Children under 12:     Continue Reading »