May’s “First Shabbat” Torah topic
“I have to marry a virgin; I can’t stand criticism.” (Bror Blixen in Out of Africa)
Saturday, May 5, 2018, following the 10:30 Shabbat Morning Service
Torah Portion: Emor, Leviticus 21:1 – 24:23
For the text and commentary, check out
Or read the Women’s Torah Commentary in the Sisterhood Lounge, starting on p. 723.
“First Shabbat” is a participatory Torah study session facilitated by Rabbi Cohn on the first Saturday of each month. There will be a nosh!!
Joint Shabbat service at Temple Israel on June 1, 2018
Rabbi Cohn and his colleague Rabbi Victor Urecki will lead a joint Shabbat service at Temple Israel on Friday, June 1, 2018, at 5:30 pm. Everyone is invited to attend this shared celebration of Shabbat with our Conservative cousins.