Archive: October 2020

The Amazing Influence of Hebrew on the English Language — PART 2

October 25, 2020 @ 11:00 am – Reba Marblestone We will continue to explore the influence Hebrew had on Harvard, Yale, Columbia and other American educational institutions and what George Washington and Thomas Jefferson felt about Jewish people. We will also explore interesting mistranslations of some original Biblical texts, how the revival of the Hebrew language  (it was never dead!!) developed, and […]

Learning to Leyn: An Introduction to Torah Trope

October 25, 2020 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm – led by Rabbinic Intern, Mikey Hess Webber This class is for those who want to learn to chant Torah and for those who want to improve their skills. We will learn the common trope patterns with an introduction to sentence structure, as well as the less common tropes. Register in advance for this class: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZ0sc-2hqj0jG9Ox81r8Rhg3oKL89NsOHorI […]

Positive Response to the Pandemic Based on Religious Teachings with Rabbi Martin Siegel

October 25, 2020 @ 4:30 pm – You are invited to a Zoom meeting. When: Aug 2, 2020 04:30 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada) Register in advance for this meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZMvdeqhpjwrGdIz3bKUmC796S8En8WKvxo8 After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.