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Tikkun Leyl Shavuot: Standing Together at Sinai: Diversity and Inclusion

Jun 08 2019, 9:00PM to Jun 09 2019, 1:30AM in the Michael & Mary Ellen Herman Banquet Hall.
NOTE: This event has already occurred.

Following Minẖah services, dinner, and Ma'ariv, our learning will begin.

10:00pm - Panel Discussion featuring Matthew LaGrone, Genevieve Cohen and Marice Hart, moderated by Yacov Fruchter, on the topic of The Benefits of Diversity and the Challenges of Inclusion in the Jewish Community

10:55 - Rabbi Steven Wernick on 2b Or Not 2b - On the Inclusion of the Imahot and Rabbi Shalom Schachter on Convert the Wall into a Door - Welcoming the 'Other' at our Borders

11:45 - Rabbi Jennifer Gorman on Lessons From My Teacher - On Love and Inclusion and Matthew LaGrone on The Exclusion of God: Thinking about Sin, Judgment, and Mercy

12:35 - Rabbi Baruch Frydman-Kohl on Great Rabbis and Great Conflicts - Remaining Together Despite Disagreements

The evening also features a midnight Torah reading with cheesecake and refreshment breaks throughout the night.  


Event Details
For Information:
Synagogue Office
No charge
presented in partnership with Beth HaMinyan
  • University & Grad Students
  • Seniors
  • Adults
  • Young Professionals