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Featured Friday Shabbat Dinner
June 7 @ 7:30 pm
Reservations for this dinner are closed at this time.
Please join us for the lecture at 8:30pm!
The Temple is pleased to welcome Rabbi Rachel Sabath Beit-Halachmi, Ph.D. to be part of a community program where she will present at three local Reform congregations. Dr. Sabath will be our teacher, scholar, and inspiration at a time that coincides with the holiday of Shavuot, our moment to celebrate both revelation and commitment in the learning and experience of Torah and Jewish identity.
Rabbi Sabath is a Jewish institutional leader, author and sought-after public speaker throughout North America and Israel. Most recently, Rabbi Sabath led a four-campus team to achieve strategic goals at the Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion (HUC). In 2013 she was appointed President’s Scholar and appointed Assistant Professor of Jewish Thought. Prior to her national role at HUC, Rabbi Sabath served as Vice President of the Shalom Hartman Institute. Ordained at HUC, Rabbi Sabath also earned a Ph.D. at the Jewish Theological Seminay.
Rabbi Sabath will be presenting:
- Friday, June 7 at The Temple – Shabbat Dinner and Featured Friday: 6:00 pm – Kabbalat Shabbat Service; 7:30 pm – Shabbat Dinner (Reservations required); includes a Dinner Talk: “A New Jewish Future? Millennials, GenZ and the Complexity of Jewish Identity” ; 8:30 pm – Lecture: “Standing at Sinai this Shavuot: Does Torah Still Claim Us?”
- Saturday morning, June 8 at 9:15 am at Anshe Chesed Fairmount Temple: “Moses and God: Learning Ethics from the most Complex Relationships”
- Saturday evening, June 8 at 6:00 pm at Suburban Temple Kol Ami: “Why We Need Each Other Now: Jewish, Christian, and Muslim Relations”
- Sunday, June 9 at 1:00 pm at The Temple-Tifereth Israel – Community Gathering: “#UsToo? On Gender and Jewish Leadership in an Era of Ethical Reckoning”
- The Temple-Tifereth Israel, Jack and Lilyan Mandel Building, 26000 Shaker Boulevard, Beachwood, OH 44122
26000 Shaker Boulevard
Beachwood, OH 44122 United States
- (216) 831-3233