sherwoodgoffinCantor Sherwood Goffin, outreach coordinator at the Belz School of Jewish Music, will be honored at an event at the Lincoln Square Synagogue, 180 Amsterdam Avenue, New York, NY 10023, for his 50 years of service to the shul on Sunday, March 27, at 2 p.m. Cantor Goffin’s career included not only a half century of pulpit service and his teaching at Belz, but a lifetime of popular Jewish music, involvement in the Soviety Jewry movement, and lessons with generations of young pupils in preparation for their bar and bat mitzvahs, including Supreme Court Justice Elena Kagan.

The event will feature words of welcome from Rabbi Shaul Robinson, as well as special guests Rabbi Shlomo Riskin, Rabbi Saul Berman, Cantor Bernard Beer and Paul Shaffer. To RSVP to the event or share memories of Cantor Goffin, email



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