Tuesday, April 6th | 12 noon Lee Pollock “Winston Churchill and the Jews” Lee Pollock is an acclaimed writer, historian and public speaker on the life and times of Winston Churchill. He has written about Churchill for the Wall Street Journal, the New Criterion, and the Daily Beast; he has appeared on CBS, the BBC and other media outlets in the U.S. and Britain. Lee has spoken about Churchill’s legacy and leadership at venues ranging from the U.S. House of Representatives, the Pentagon, and the U.S. Supreme Court, to leading universities, history museums, non-profit institutions and clubs. Lee is a Trustee, Advisor to the Board and Member of [...]
Tales from the Talmud with Rabbi Grushcow Thank you for your interest in Tales from the Talmud with Rabbi Grushcow. This series will be held Wednesdays at noon, beginning November 18, and take a break on December 16th, resuming in 2021. The Talmud is a central Jewish text, famously full of legal debates, but also full of stories. These weekly classes will explore different tales from the Talmud, and what they reveal about human nature, relationships, ethics, and God. Beginning with a brief orientation to the Talmud and its place in Jewish tradition, we will study stories compiled in two books: The Land of Truth by Jeffrey Rubenstein, and A Bride for [...]
Temple Connects: Small Groups at Temple Group: World Politics: Unflinching conversations Dates & Time: 7:00 PM – January 14, February 11, March 11, April 8, May 13, June 10 Duration: 6 months, with continuation to be discussed later The group will examine world politics vis-a-vis Current Events. Hosted by: Brian Grant and David Moll Contact email@example.com for details
Shabbat Kavod: “Congregations in changing times” On this special Shabbat, we honour our lay leaders and volunteers. The One World Award will be presented to our Inclusion Committee (2020 honourees) and Member Connections (2021 honourees), for their work to build sacred community in keeping with our highest values. We will be joined by guest speakers from the North American Reform movement.