A Special Bar Mitzvah Guest

Written by Kol HaBirah Staff on . Posted in Community News

Maryland Lt. Gov. Boyd Rutherford recently attended Baltimore resident Mendel Tenenbaum’s bar mitzvah, at which he presented the bar mitzvah boy with the Governor’s Citation. Mendel’s father, Baltimore Chabad Rabbi Chesky Tenenbaum, is director of Jewish Uniformed Service Association of Maryland.

Rutherford spoke about how impressed he is with Mendel’s devotion and passion for Judaism, and said that he was honored to be invited to attend the bar mitzvah.