Celebrating Rabbi Margie Cella’s Rabbinical Ordination

Our Rabbi Margie Cella was ordained on May 22nd at the Jewish Theological Seminary in New York City. On May 19th, we celebrated her accomplishment and thanked her for her past year as our Rabbi at Congregation Agudas Israel. The first photo shows Rabbi Moshe Edelman blessing Rabbi Cella at her ordination. The next two photos show our Past President Ernie Strauss presenting Rabbi Cella with a plaque commemorating her year as our Rabbi and a stained glass Murano Kiddush cup from CAI. In addition, Ernie presented her with a copy of a 15th century Haggadah. Photo#4 is Steve & Robin Licker with Rabbi Cella and photo#5 is Betsy Solomon with Rabbi Cella. The last photo is head chefs Mike & Carol Schwartz setting up. Speakers congratulating Rabbi Cella included Rabbi Moshe Edelman, President Dr. Barry Hyman, Ann Helfgott, Betsy Solomon and Steve Licker.