The Eternal One spoke to Moses, saying: "Speak to the Israelites and say to them: If any men or women explicitly utter a nazirite’s vow, to set themselves apart for the Eternal, they shall abstain from wine and any other intoxicant." - Numbers 6:1-2
Oy. My Child the Doctor: Judaism’s Dance with Medicine
An examination of the historical linkage between medicine and Judaism. We will look at important figures, texts on medicine, health and wellness and ethics.
“Out of the Closet” a Fearless Celebration of Queer Music - Hosted by Cantor Stefano Iacono
Join us for an evening of stories of gay life and love through music by Cantor Stefano Iacono. This program will feature queer and straight musicians performing works by artists across genres whose art has informed a greater queer consciousness. From the Golden Age of cantorial arts to Broadway and the folk and rock music of the last decades, we are throwing open the closet doors in celebration of voices that fill our world with rainbows.
Co-sponsored by Hebrew Union College and Congregation Rodeph Sholom
Featuring: Elana Arian, Ivan Barenboim, John Hadfield, Corey Schutzer, J. David Williams, Cantor Sam Rosen, Cantor Jonathan Comisar, and Cantor Shayna de Lowe
Power for Purpose: Moving others to Act on Climate
Climate, health, and environmental justice cannot wait. Learn more about how you can move members of your community to act and answer some of the tough questions that may come up. We will also take time for action together, sending messages to the White House on urgent climate regulations. All are welcome, and no prior experience is necessary.
The Eternal One spoke to Moses, saying: "Speak to Aaron and say to him, 'When you mount the lamps, let the seven lamps give light at the front of the lampstand.'" - Numbers 8:1-2