Scholars-in-Residence Weekend

When:
December 6, 2019 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
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Scholars-in-Residence Weekend

Yair Rosenberg, senior writer at Tablet Magazine, and Dr. Rachel Rosenthal, voted Professor of the Year at the Jewish Theological Seminary, teach on topics timely and eternal Friday evening and Saturday morning.

  • Rachel Rosenthal will present a D’var Torah during Friday evening services. (starting at 6pm)
  • Yair Rosenberg will speak on Einstein and the Rabbi: The Untold Story of the Physicist; 20-Year Friendship with Rabbi Chaim Tchernowitz and Their Conversations About the Talmud and Zionism over dinner, following services.

On Saturday:

  • Rachel Rosenthal will speak on “Would the Rabbis Have Tweeted: Rabbinic Thoughts for a Social Media Age,”during services.
  • Yair Rosenberg on “Everything You Wanted to Know about What is Going On in Israel’s Byzantine Politics but were Afraid to Ask.”

For the kids on Sat. morning: Services with Rachel Mann at 10:45 a.m. Games during Kiddush Lunch.

RSVP is required.  synagogue@shaareitikvah.org or call 914-472-2013 ext. 300. ($20 per adult for Friday night dinner).