Back to the Basics, Back to the Sources

Join Rabbi Bodney-Halasz for a lively discussion of Judaism’s greatest texts.  We will read through Barry W. Holtz’s book, Back to the Sources, which teaches about basic genres of Jewish literature including: Hebrew Bible, Talmud, Midrash, commentaries, philosophy, Kabbalah, Hasidic literature, and liturgy.  Class will be held at Temple Israel on Thursdays at noon beginning August 15.  Feel free to bring a lunch and a copy of the book.  

 

Torah on Tap

Thursday, September 18 at 6:00 p.m. at D-20:  A Bar With Characters

Join Rabbi Karen Bodney-Halasz or Rabbi Tina Sobo at D-20 Bar (2144 E. Whipp Road) for some drinks and discussion about topics relevant to modern Jewish living.  You’ve got the questions, we’ve got the rabbi!  First round is on us!  Feel free to order some dinner there.