Talmud Torah of St. Paul

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Who Inspires You? Lamed Vavniks: The 36 Righteous of God

Summertime Jewish Learning Across the Twin Cities

Dates: June 19 - August 16, various locations and times (see below)

Congregational leaders inspire us daily through their teachings, acts of hesed, and social justice work. This summer, come learn who inspires and energizes them! Sessions will be a combination of story-telling and text teaching. All sessions are free and open to everyone. Come to one or come to all. Come and be inspired!

  • Reconstructing Judaism and Ritual, with Rabbi Sharon Stiefel. Tuesday, June 19, 7:00 pm at Mayim Rabim Congregation (4401 York Ave S, Minneapolis).

  • Marge Piercy, with Rabbi Adam Stock Spilker. Thursday, June 28, 12:00 pm at Henson and Efron (200 S. 6th St, Suite 4000, Minneapolis).

  • Lamed Vavniks: The 36 Righteous of God, with Rabbi Jeremy Fine. Thursday, July 5, 2:00 pm at Dogwood Coffee Bar (825 Carleton St, St. Paul).

  • Daughters of Zelophchad, with Hazzan Joanna Dulkin. Tuesday, July 10, 12:00 pm at Adath Jeshurun Congregation (10500 Hillside Ln W, Minnetonka).

  • Rabbi Aaron Panken & the Confirmation Class of 2018, with Rabbi Jill Crimmings. Wednesday, July 18, 4:00 pm at Central Park (101 16th Ave S, Hopkins).

  • Those Who Are Their Art, with Rabbi Sim Glaser. Wednesday, July 25, 3:30 pm at Temple Israel (2324 Emerson Ave S, Minneapolis).

  • David Moss, with Rabbi Alexander Davis. Sunday, July 29, 10:00 am at Beth El Synagogue (5225 Barry St W, St. Louis Park).

  • Activists on Behalf of Civil Society in Israel, with Rabbi Michael Latz. Thursday, August 9, 12:00 pm at Shir Tikvah (1360 W Minnehaha Pkwy, Minneapolis).

  • Rabbi Nachman of Breslov, with Rabbi Tamar Grimm. Thursday, August 16, 7:00 pm at Lake Monster Brewing (550 Vandalia, St. Paul).

Presented by Hineni and Talmud Torah of St. Paul; in partnership with Adath Jeshurun Congregation, Bet Shalom Congregation, Beth El Synagogue, Beth Jacob Congregation, Mayim Rabim Congregation, Mount Zion Temple, Shir Tikvah, Temple Israel, and Temple of Aaron.

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