Tikkun Leil Shavuot

June 08, 2019, 7:00 pm
Congregation Beth El
8215 Old Georgetown Rd
Bethesda, MD

Programming for all ages includes a light dairy dinner.

Clergy and congregants will lead the adult program:
7:00 pm Rabbi Greg Harris: Where is the tikkun in the Tikkun?
7:45 pm Dinner
8:30 pm Toby Schonfeld: Abortion in Judaism: More Nuanced than you Think.
9:15 pm Ma’ariv and Havdalah
9:45 pm Hazzan Asa Fradkin: Nusach: The Soul of Jewish Music.
                Hadar Harris: Is Free Speech Really Free?: Hate Speech, Fake News and Sinai.
10:30 pm Rabbi James Kahn: Kosher Cannabis: A Jewish Perspective on Marijuana as Medicine
                Cantor Jake Greenberg: The Development of the Torah Service.
11:15 pm Bill Dauster: Freedom of Religion: A Legislative History
                Rabbi David Abramson: Aleinu: Is it Too Particularistic? Are we Particularistic Enough?
12:00 am Ice Cream Break
12:20 am Rabbi Fabián Werbin: The Birth of the Rabbis: Where are the Miracles?
1:00 am David Margulies: Driving on Shabbat: Is Electric more Halachic than Internal Combustion?

Don’t miss out on educational and fun Shavuot programs for kindergarten through high school:
7:00 pm Dinner
7:30 pm Program
8:45 pm Dessert
9:15 pm Ma’ariv and Havdalah
NEW THIS YEAR! 9:30-10:30 pm Lattes and Learning (and snacks!) for teens and college students

Dinner Registration

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