CRS Outings: “The Sassoons” at the Jewish Museum

IN PERSON

REGISTER The exhibition highlights the Sassoon family’s pioneering role in trade, art collecting, architectural patronage, and civic engagement from the early 19th century through World War II through over 120 works—paintings, decorative arts, illuminated manuscripts, and Judaica—amassed by family members and borrowed from numerous private and public collections. Highlights include Hebrew manuscripts from as early…

“Envisioning the Song of Songs” with Summer Rabbinic Resident Arielle Stein

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REGISTER Is the Bible's greatest love poem literal or allegorical? Explore this question through a Beit Midrash style workshop focusing on the Song of Songs. This 90 minute workshop will feature discussion of biblical text, poetry and visual art as well as creative interpretation through drawing. No background in the Song of Songs or artistic…

CRS Book Club: I Was Better Last Night: A Memoir

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REGISTER I Was Better Last Night: A Memoir by Harvey Fierstein Book Club gathers once a month to discuss literature (fiction, non-fiction, poetry, or plays) written by a Jewish author or with a theme of Jewish interest. Meetings are self-moderated and led by different members each month. The group nominates and selects their reading material.…

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Hebrew Basics 101 | Intro to Hebrew Reading – Fall Classes

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REGISTER Learn how to read in this 8-week introductory course.  We will start at the very beginning, learning the letters and vowels and the mechanics of reading. At the end of the class, students will be fully able to read in Hebrew! If you are an adult yearning to learn to read in Hebrew, this…

Torah Café: Coffee and Commentary

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REGISTER Torah Café: Caffeine & Commentary (In-Person with a Zoom option available beginning in November) Nourish your mind, body and soul at our interactive Torah learning with clergy and fellow congregants. Breakfast, coffee and tea will be served.

POSTPONED: Windows into Israel – A Night of Israeli Short Films

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<!-- REGISTER --> This event has been postponed to a later date. We invite you to attend 'Israel at War: A Night of Solidarity in Learning, Prayer, and Action' in its place on TUE, 10/10 at 7:30 PM. REGISTER HERE Israeli cinema grants us a window to different perspectives and diverse life experiences in Israeli…

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Personal and Spiritual Pathways Through the Psalms

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REGISTER FOR IN PERSON REGISTER ON ZOOM Rabbi Jacqueline K. Ellenson has been leading an insightful and contemplative journey through the Book of Psalms for over seven years. This treasure of biblical literature contains expressions of all human experience, searching for God’s presence, struggling with God’s absence, and reckoning with good and evil in the…

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Hebrew Basics 101 | Intro to Hebrew Reading – Fall Classes

ONLINE

REGISTER Learn how to read in this 8-week introductory course.  We will start at the very beginning, learning the letters and vowels and the mechanics of reading. At the end of the class, students will be fully able to read in Hebrew! If you are an adult yearning to learn to read in Hebrew, this…

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Hebrew Basics 101 | Intro to Hebrew Reading – Fall Classes

ONLINE

REGISTER Learn how to read in this 8-week introductory course.  We will start at the very beginning, learning the letters and vowels and the mechanics of reading. At the end of the class, students will be fully able to read in Hebrew! If you are an adult yearning to learn to read in Hebrew, this…

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Grappling with God – Searching for Divinity with Modern Sensibility

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REGISTER Belief for Disbelievers | Wednesday, October 25 - Calling all skeptics and seekers, the agnostics, and the atheists! This session will embrace healthy doses of doubt as we explore an array of Jewish theologies and expand vocabulary and understandings of God. Heretics Among Us | Wednesday, November 1 - Throughout Jewish thought, often the most impactful…