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Every Saturday at 9:30am
November 7: Vayera
November 14: Chaye Sara
November 21: Toldot
November 28: Vayetze
December 5: Vayishlach
December 12: Vayeshev
December 19: Miketz
December 26: Vayigash
Every Wednesday at noon
Join Rabbi Michael Pincus to explore a bit of Talmud together. Discover questions you never thought to ask and the beauty of rabbinic thinking.
No experience or homework required!
Joseph Gitler, Founder & Chairman, Leket Israel
Sunday, November 1, 2020 at 11:15am
Join us as we host Joseph Gitler to learn about the effects of the pandemic on Israeli society and the work Leket is doing to address the growing need for food support in Israel. Leket Israel, the National Food Bank, is the leading food rescue organization in Israel.
Film Screening & Discussion: Do the Right Thing
Thursday, November 10 at 7pm
A screening of the Spike Lee classic Do the Right Thing will be followed by a discussion moderated by author, radio host, revivalist and retired businessman, Deacon Art Miller.
Israel at 72: Is This the Child We Prayed For?
Sunday, November 22 at 1pm
Author and journalist Herb Keinon, who has covered the country for The Jerusalem Post for the last 35 years, looks at what Israel is, and what it isn’t, 72 years after its independence.
Film Screening & Discussion: 13th
Thursday, December 3 at 7pm
Join us to watch the compelling movie, 13th, followed by a discussion with Rev. Dr. Alvan Johnson, Jr. Acclaimed director Ava Duvernay explores a loophole in the 13th Amendment, which deems a form of slavery acceptable in the legal form of criminal punishment.
In the Footsteps of…The Maccabees–A Virtual Tour
Sunday, December 13 at 1pm
As we celebrate the third day of Hanukah, Israeli tour guide Yoram Preminger will take us on a virtual tour of sites in Israel connected to the Maccabees and the Maccabean revolt. A Q&A will follow.
Does the Jewish State Treat All Jews Equally? The Legal Status of the Reform Movement in Israel
Sunday, January 31, 2021 at 11am
With Anat Hoffman, Executive Director, Israel Religious Action Center (IRAC), and a founding member of Women of the Wall.