“Loving Peace, Pursuing Peace, A Jewish Owner’s Manual”
Learn what our Jewish texts have to say about managing conflict and peacemaking in these turbulent times
Building on our synagogue-wide theme of
Ohev Shalom v'Rodef Shalom (Love Peace and Pursue Peace), enjoy a Shabbat designed to fill your soul and your stomach. Join Rabbi David Jaffe, our Scholar-in-Residence, your friends, and fellow congregants at the following services and discussions.
Friday, January 11, 6:15 pm
"Lips Aflame and Stormy Spirit"
Come for Kabbalat Shabbat followed by dinner and an exploration of the thinking and practice of Rabbi Israel Salanter, one of the most influential scholars and teachers of Jewish History.
Register for dinner
Shabbat morning, January 12, 9:15 am
: Rabbi Jaffe will give the d'var torah based on Parasha of the week, Bo.
After kiddush, join Rabbi Jaffe for a conversation on
"When Justice and Peace Kiss: The Role of Truth in Deep Reconciliation."
Shabbat evening, January 12, 5:30-6:30 pm
: Melave Malka (Havdalah program for Grade K-7 families),
"Bringing Peacemaking into the Week."
for this program
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