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February 17 — 23, 2019

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Thursday, February 21

Reform Temples of RI Introduction to Judaism

7:00 PM
The Reform temples of RI present an introduction to Judaism, offered by Temple Beth-El, Temple Habonim and Temple Sinai. Learn the fundamentals of Jewish thought and practice in 18 weeks through a mix of study, discussion and practical experiences. …

Friday, February 22

God's Daily Schedule & Nightlife (according to Rabbinic Sources) with Dr. Sarit Kattan Gribetz

5:45 PM
Does God exist in time? And if so, does God have a daily schedule and a night-time routine? Join us for services, Shabbat dinner, and this lecture as part of Temple Emanu-El’s annual Educational Weekend with scholar-in-residence Sarit Kattan …

Saturday, February 23

"The Value of Time: Work, Rest and Making Every Day Sacred" with Dr. Sarit Kattan Gribetz

9:30 AM
What is a good use of our time? What is a waste of our time? Join us for this D’var Torah, and kiddish lunch as part of Temple Emanu-El’s annual Educational Weekend with scholar-in-residence Sarit Kattan Gribetz, assistant professor rabbinic …

"Hosting the Emperor for Shabbat Lunch: Reading Rabbinic Stories in their Ancient Contexts" with Dr. Sarit Kattan Gribetz

12:00 PM
How did the ancient rabbis conceptualize Shabbat in a rapidly Christianizing Roman Empire? Join us for kiddish lunch and this text study as part of Temple Emanu-El’s annual Educational Weekend with scholar-in-residence Sarit Kattan Gribetz, …