Events

Mussar, Understanding Jewish Ethical Character Traits in the Unfolding of Daily Life with Cantor Susan Caro

IN PERSON

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Wednesdays, 10/20, 11/17, 12/15, 1/19, 2/23, 3/23, 4/27, 5/18, 6/15
12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Through conversation, study and practice, we will explore middot – character measures. By cultivating these virtue-based measures, this practice helps us to reflect upon the challenges of daily living and grow toward who we hope to be.

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Strange Women of the Hebrew Bible with Rabbi Bass

Sundays, 3/13, 4/24, 5/15, 6/12

10:45 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. via Zoom

Class 1: Rahav (Book of Joshua, chapter 2)

Class 2: Jezebel (Selected texts from the Book of First Kings)

Class 3: Gomer, daughter of Diblayim (Book of Hosea, chapters 1-2)

Class 4: The image of a stranger/alien woman in the Book of Proverbs.

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Rabbi Lia Bass was born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, is the first woman from Latin America to be ordained as a Rabbi by the Jewish Theological Seminary in New York. She is a bold and innovative Jewish leader who believes that Judaism is a spiritual way to respond to the joys and sorrows of being human. She holds degrees in Guidance Counseling, Education, and Teacher of Hebrew as a Second Language. Rabbi Bass has served Jewish communities of congregations in Northern Virginia, White Plains, NY, and Hoboken, NJ. She has also served as a Fellow at the Center for Learning and Leadership (NY) and as a Rabbi-in-Residence and teacher of Talmud in Bergen County, New Jersey.