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We are an innovative, warm, vibrant, and diverse multi-generational Modern Orthodox synagogue serving the spiritual, educational, and social needs of our members.

We offer a full range of both Ashkenazic and Sephardic services as the only synagogue in Orange County with three minyanim a day. In addition we provide a broad range of Torah learning opportunities on all levels, an extensive chesed program, and youth and teen programming.

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Sale of Chametz

[PLEASE NOTE: IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO SELL YOUR CHOMETZ THROUGH RABBI CINER THIS YEAR, PLEASE FILL OUT THE FORM BELOW. IT IS PREFERABLE TO BRING THE FORM IN PERSONALLY TO THE RABBI TO EFFECT A KINYAN, BUT IT CAN ALSO BE FILLED OUT ONLINE, FAXED, MAILED, OR E-MAILED.]

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DELEGATION OF POWER OF ATTORNEY FOR SALE OF CHAMETZ

5779-2019

Be it known that I, the undersigned, fully empower and permit Rabbi Yisroel Ciner to act in my place, and on my behalf to sell all Chametz possessed by me, knowingly and unknowingly, as defined by Torah law and its rabbinic explanations and protections. This includes Chametz, possible Chametz, mixtures containing Chametz, and Chametz that adheres to, or is absorbed in, the surfaces of all cooking utensils and implements. Rabbi Ciner also has the right to lease out all locations in which the Chametz is stored, and to lease out right of access to those locations.

This sale includes Chametz at (please specify building address and locations within the building):

and other locations. A key to these locations will be available, from April 19 until at least April 27th, at the following address:

The estimated value of the Chametz I plan to sell is 

Rabbi Yisroel Ciner has the full right to sell and lease by transactions, as he deems fit and proper, and for such time which he believes necessary in accordance with all detailed terms and detailed forms as elucidated in the lengthy Bill of Sale. This general authorization is made a part of this agreement.

Also, I hereby give Rabbi Ciner full power of attorney to appoint a substitute in his stead with full power to sell and to lease as provided herein.  The above given power is in conformity with all Torah law and its rabbinic explanations and protections, and also is in accordance   with the laws of the State of California and of the United States.

  • I understand that delegation of power of attorney takes effect by symbolic acquisition of a physical item, or by verbal expression of agreement, or by hand-clasping, or by signing the contract below.
  • I understand that the sale of the Chametz, and leasing of storage space and access, for which Rabbi Ciner will be the agent, will be effective beginning at or before the morning of Friday, March 30th.
  • I understand that the sale of Chametz, and leasing of storage space and access, for which Rabbi Ciner will be the agent, will be complete and unconditional as detailed in the lengthy Bill of Sale which will be executed prior to Passover The purchaser will have every right to enter the addresses listed, and to make every use of the Chametz stored therein, as that Chametz will belong to the purchaser.

And to this I hereby affix my signature on the (date)

, Hebrew Year 5778.

Phone number between April 19th and April 27thif different

Below is my contribution to Congregation Beth Jacob of Irvine, California, for the purpose of maot chitin ('wheat fund' for those in need).

 

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Enjoy Listening to Rabbi Ciner's Torah Commentary on your own time @ BJI Without Walls.

Thu, April 18 2019 13 Nisan 5779