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iEngage: The Palestinian Conflict from a Jewish Values Lens

with Rabbi Steven Wernick

Mar 09 2023, 7:30PM to 9:00PM in the Reuben & Helene Dennis Museum.
NOTE: This event has already occurred.

Join Rabbi Steven Wernick each month for this monthly series where we will confront the challenges posed by the Palestinian conflict to life in Israel and the Middle East, viewed through a Jewish values lens. We will connect and learn about these critical issues through video, text and discussion, utilizing video lectures from Hartman's team of internationally renowned scholars to address core questions pertaining to the necessity and significance of the State of Israel.

Cost for series: $25. Those requiring assistance should contact Reb Steve at or 416-781-3514 ext. 218.

This series is offered for in-person and virtual participation. Registration is required for all.  To register, click here>>

Presented in participation with the Shalom Hartman Institute

Developed by the Shalom Hartman Institute, the "iEngage Project" creates a new narrative regarding the significance of Israel for Jewish life, serving as a foundation for a new covenant between Israel and world Jewry, elevating the existing discourse from a crisis-based focus to one rooted in Jewish values and ideas. 

Event Details
For Information:
Synagogue Office
$25 for the year-long series
Beth Tzedec Congregation and Shalom Hartman Institute
  • iEngage: The Palestinian Conflict from a Jewish Values Lens
  • Seniors
  • Adults
  • Weekday Learning

Upcoming Events in this series

Jun 13 2023, 7:30PM to 9:00PM
Hurwich Boardroom