Today is August 23, 2017 -
Friday, March 3, 2017 - Sunday, March 5, 2017 - All Day
Congregation Ohav Shalom
113 New Krumkill Road
Scholar-in-Residence Rabbi Regina Sandler-Phillips, MSW, MPH
March 3-5, 2017 / Adar 5-7, 5777
Friday night: Kabbalat Shabbat services 6 pm followed by dinner and lecture:
Jewish “Interlife”: The Invisible Points of Connection. Jewish afterlife beliefs and their practical implications for the transition period between death and burial.
Shabbat morning during services and following kiddush luncheon:
Three Legs or One Foot? — Balancing the Sanctuary
Seeking a new equilibrium that integrates kindness and justice, and an exploration of familiar rhythms of learning and prayer that can be leveraged as “caring points” for rebalancing our community.
Sunday evening 5 pm: Celebrating our Hevra Kadisha
Dinner and Program: Following a festive meal and brief ceremony to honor our sacred fellowship members, Rabbi Regina will present:
All Through the Night: The Spiritual Significance of Sh’mirah (Vigil-Keeping)