What is there to say about matzah? Join three pillars of modern American Jewish life at the JCC in Manhattan and find out! Rabbis Saul Berman (Director of Edah), David Ellenson (President of Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion) & Ismar Schorsch (Chancellor of The Jewish Theological Seminary) will teach and discuss the signficance of that seder centerpiece at the JCC's Passover Rabbinic Summit.
Thu, Apr 14, 7 pm
$15 members/$20 nonmembers SUMIT/JJLW5
Our esteemed panel will continue their interdenominational conversation on May 25 and June 21.
Founded in 1875, Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion is North America's first institution of higher Jewish education and the academic, spiritual, and professional leadership development center of Reform Judaism. HUC-JIR educates men and women for service to North American and world Jewry as rabbis, cantors, educators, and nonprofit management professionals, and offers graduate programs to scholars and clergy of all faiths. With centers of learning in Cincinnati, Jerusalem, Los Angeles, and New York, HUC-JIR's scholarly resources comprise the renowned Klau Library, the American Jewish Archives, research institutes and centers, and academic publications. In partnership with the Union for Reform Judaism and the Central Conference of American Rabbis, HUC-JIR sustains the Reform Movement's congregations and professional and lay leaders. HUC-JIR's campuses invite the community to cultural and educational programs illuminating Jewish heritage and fostering interfaith and multiethnic understanding. www.huc.edu