Complimentary lunch is served at noon preceding class at 12:30pm as a gift to the community sponsored by Rita Edelston.
SCHEDULE OF GUEST SPEAKERS
The Heart of Torah with Rabbi Shai Held
Rabbi Shai Held, President of Hadar, will discuss his new book, The Heart of Torah.
The Dark Days of Summer: Historical and Individual Mourning with Rabbi Harold Tzvi Bernstein
How do Jews approach collective vs personal mourning? With the Ninth of Av upon us, let’s consult the writings of Rabbi Joseph B. Soloveitchik, z’l.
The Jewish Responsibility of Rebuilding Society with Bob Abrams
What is the Jewish outlook toward rebuilding relationships, and our responsibility to society?
The Tenth Commandment with Rabbi Eric Hoffman
In last week’s sedra (Parashat Va-etchanan), Moses reviews the Ten Commandments. “Thou shalt not covet” is not widely understood, so we’ll examine it through the prism of Halacha and Midrash.
Nature in Biblical Metaphor with Jon Greenberg
Fruits and flowers, table settings, and the colors of wine–from everyday objects to religious symbols.
Rabbi Simcha Berger
How Does Judaism View Freedom? Part II with Chaim Lauer
We'll continue exploring how the Talmud looked at politics and government in its time--and how it can help us see our world today.