19 2018


20 2018

KBI Scholar-in-Residence Weekend

5:45PM - 7:30PM  

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

Contact Deborah Zuker

$ Cost $ 40.00

Join KBI for an exciting weekend of learning and community with guest scholar Dr. David Freidenreich*, Pulver Family Associate Professor of Jewish Studies at Colby College in Waterville, Maine.

Friday night:
Kabbalat Shabbat - 5:45, followed by delicious gourmet kosher dinner and lecture: “Food and Jewishness: Jewish, Christian, and Islamic Perspectives”
Shabbat dinner: $40/members, $50/non-members, $20/kids 7-13 (kids under 6 - free)

Saturday morning:
Dvar Torah (Lekh Lekha): “Claiming the Legacy of Avraham Avinu”

Saturday afternoon:
Join Dr. Freidenreich at Learning and Leftovers for his third talk: “Why Did Christians Use Ideas about Jews to Think about Muslims?”

*Dr. Freidenreich is the grandson of Henry and Malka Pass, active and passionate members of Agudath Israel Congregation.