19 2018


20 2018

KBI Scholar-in-Residence "Being Jewish amidst the Children of Abraham"

5:00PM - 9:00PM  

Kehillat Beth Israel Congregation 1400 Coldrey Ave.
Ottawa, ON K1Z 7P0

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KBI is Proud to present a Scholar-in-Residence Weekend with Dr. David Freidenreich*

-Friday, October 19th - Shabbat dinner featuring Lecture by Dr. Freidenreich entitled: "Food and Jewishness: Jewish, Christian, and Islamic Perspectives" - times and Shabbat dinner prices tba.

-Saturday, October 20th - Dr. Freidenreich will deliver the Sermon during Shabbat morning services entitled: "Claiming the Legacy of Abraham Avinu"

-Saturday, October 20th - Dr. Freidenreich will teach during Learning & Leftovers on the topic: "Why did Christians Use Ideas about Jews to Think about Muslims?"

*David Freidenreich is the Pulver Family Associate Professor of Jewish Studies at Colby College in Waterville, Maine. His grandparents, Henry and Malka Pass, were active members of Agudath Israel.