An Introduction to Judaism
An Introduction to Judaism
Wednesday, January 09, 2019, 07:00pm
Contact 707-528-2549 | www.jccsoco.org

An Introduction to Judaism

A 14-session exploration of Jewish life, beliefs and practice

Meet Sonoma County’s 10 rabbis!

The Jewish Community Center Sonoma County presents an exciting new class “An Introduction to Judaism”. This is an opportunity to meet and learn with Sonoma County’s 10 Rabbis. There will be 14 classes, 10 Rabbis and infinite points of view. This class is open to everyone regardless of previous knowledge or religious background. Just bring an open mind! Whether you’re Jewish and want more knowledge or just curious about the Old Testament and the Jewish people, this class is for you.

Instructors:

Rabbi Ted Feldman: B’nai Israel Jewish Center
Rabbi Mendel Wolvovsky: Chabad Jewish Center
Rabbi Mordecai Miller: Congregation Beth Ami
Reb Irwin Keller: Congregation Ner Shalom
Rabbi George Gittleman: Congregation Shomrei Torah
Rabbi Stephanie Kramer: Congregation Shomrei Torah
Rabbi Steve Finley: Congregation Shir Shalom
Rabbi Meredith Cahn, The Mussar Institute
Rabbi Zelig Golden: Wilderness Torah
Rabbi Dovid Bush: Chabad Jewish Center of Petaluma

2019 Class Schedule - Wednesday Evenings, 7:00–8:30 pm

Jan. 9...............The Beginning of Wisdom Introductory Class, All Rabbis
Jan. 16 & 23.....What is Judaism? & What Does it Mean to be a Jew? Rabbi Feldman
Jan. 30.............Hatch, Match, Dispatch: Exploring Jewish Lifecycle Traditions, Rabbi Wolvovsky
Feb. 6...............The Emergence of Modern Israel, Rabbi Finley
Feb. 13 & 20.... People of the Book & The Art of Jewish Prayer, Rabbi Miller
Feb. 27.............Jewish Life Cycles, Nature’s Cycles: Rediscovering the Hebrew Calendar, Rabbi Golden
Mar. 6...............A Millennium in the Life of the Jews, Reb Keller
Mar. 13.............Mikveh to Mourning: The Sacred Way of Marking Time, Rabbi Kramer
Mar. 28*...........Mussar: The Art of Being a Mensch, Rabbi Cahn - Class on Thursday
Apr. 3...............DNA of the Soul, Rabbi Bush
Apr. 10.............“God” – a Jewish Exploration, Rabbi Gittleman
Apr. 17.............Journey of Liberation Course Closure, All Rabbis

*Mar. 28 class is a Thursday

Cost: $125 for the full class, 14 classes on Wednesday evenings January-April 7:00-8:30 pm

To register or to see a full class write up go to www.jccsoco.org. Questions call the JCC 707-528-4222

All registration is through the JCC. Scholarships are available. Write Ellen Blustein at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to inquire.


Location  :
Congregartion Ner Shalom
85 La Plaza
Cotati
California
94931
USA

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