Shabbaton with Rabbi Stephen Leon
Friday, March 15 | 7:45 PM
The Third Commandment and the Return of the Anusim, A Rabbi’s Memoir of an Incredible People
Saturday, March 16
9:00 AM Torah Study: The Coming of Messiah, Reality or Myth?
10:15 AM Sermon: Why the Jewish People Are Commanded to Seek Converts
Rabbi Stephen A. Leon was born in Brooklyn, New York. He graduated from Columbia University and the Jewish Theological Seminary of America, and was ordained by the Academy for Jewish Religion. From 1986 to the present, Rabbi Leon has been the spiritual leader of Congregation B’nai Zion in El Paso, Texas. Rabbi Leon has visited many places in Europe where Crypto-Jews have lived, including Belmont, Portugal where 300 Crypto-Jews formally returned to Judaism. Rabbi Leon is a trusted friend and teacher of the Anusim (Crypto-Jews/conversos) and has helped many individuals and families make their return to Judaism.
Friday, March 29: Healing as a Jewish Art… Doctors
A chance to explore the intersection between Judaism and Medicine. Are you a physician and a Temple member? Conctat Rabbi Grushcow if you want to be involved or just show up!