Ryterband Brunch

Israel Right Now

Sunday, October 22 

Dr. Richard Sarason

How the Kaddish Became a Mourner's Prayer.

The Dorothee and Lewis Ryterband Lectures Series, sponsored by the Temple Israel Brotherhood welcomes Rabbi Emeritus David Sofian.  Brunch begins at 9:45 a.m. and the presentations begin at 10:15 a.m.  All curious about learning more about our Jewish community and the Jewish faith are welcome, members, non-members, Jewish or not.  No prior knowledge is required or expected.  Cost is $65 for the series or $7 for individual sessions.

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Jewish Community-The Recipe for Holiness


Rabbi Emeritus David Sofian

David Sofian, Rabbi Emeritus of Temple Israel, returns to Dayton for a short time this fall.  During his stay, he will offer an educational series at Temple called “Jewish Community – The Recipe for Holiness.”  These classes will meet at noon on Sundays, October 15, 22 and 29 and November 5, 12, 19.  This is your chance to study again with Rabbi Sofian!  Please note: This series will temporarily take the place of Rabbi Bodney-Halasz’s Jewish Literacy class, which will resume in December. 



Service of Healing

shutterstock_2539250Special Healing Service – Friday, October 27 at 5:30 p.m.

Those who are living with illness, grieving, caring for others, or seeking wholeness on any level are invited to participate in a service of healing and hope with Rabbi Bodney-Halasz on Friday, October 27 at 5:30 p.m. in the chapel.  At this service, we draw strength from traditional liturgy, music, and personal stories.  Temple’s regular service will follow at 6:30 p.m.  For more information, please contact Rabbi Bodney-Halasz at 937.496.0050 or karen@tidayton.org.