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Israel: Love, Opportunity, and Challenge
August 11, 2021 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
A four-part monthly lunch & learn Zoom series with Rabbi Sharon Sobel.
Wednesday, May 19 @ Noon: My Country, My Home Too. Religious Pluralism in Israel
Presented by Rabbi Uri Regev, Esq., CEO & Founder of Hiddush, for Religious Freedom and Equality in Israel. Moderated by Harold Halpern, Esq., and TBZ Member.
Wednesday, June 16 @ Noon: I am in the West, My Heart is in the East
How do we express our ahavat Tzion – love of Zion/Israel in modern times? Can people with different political ideologies express ahavat Tzion if they disagree with how Israel deals with certain situations?
Wednesday, July 14 @ Noon: Opportunities & Challenges for Israel Today
In what areas is Israel excelling? In what areas is Israel challenged? How do these impact us as Jews living in North America?
Wednesday, August 11 @ Noon: Jews and Palestinians – Two Peoples, One Land
Through the words of poetry and bible, we will briefly examine the historical roots and connections of both peoples to the land of Israel and see if we can glean new understanding and insight into the current conflict.
Register for one, two, three or all four here: tbz.org/education/adult-education