15 2019

Friday Night Dinner with Rabbi Haskel Lookstein

6:15PM - 10:15PM  

Congregation Machzikei Hadas 2310 Virginia Drive
Ottawa, ON K1H 6S2
613 521 9700

Congregation Machzikei Hadas Presents:

Friday Night Dinner with Rabbi Haskel Lookstein


This is the talk that Rabbi Lookstein gave upon receiving his Honorary Doctorate from Bar-Ilan University. When he gave this talk then he shared a high-profile story of a Jewish conversion overseen by Rabbi Bulka. Since being the sponsoring Rabbi for the conversion of Ivanka Trump, he now has a personal story to tell.

Evening Services 6:15 PM
Shabbat Dinner: 7:00PM

Delicious Family Style Dinner Catered by Creative Kosher

$15 /Kids 6-12
$8/Kids 2-5
Free For Children 0-2

Babysitting provided during the speaker

Rabbi Dr. Haskel Lookstein, now Emeritus, has been the Rabbi of Congregation Kehilath Jeshurun since 1958 and principal of the Ramaz School since 1966. He is the Joseph H. Lookstein Professor of Homiletics at Yeshiva University, vice president of the Beth Din of America, and a member of the Board of Directors of the UJA Federation of New York. Rabbi Lookstein is also a commissioner of the New York City Human Rights Commission. He was selected by Newsweek magazine as the most influential Orthodox pulpit rabbi in the United States.

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