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From Family to Consumer? New Models for the Relationship Between Israeli and World Jewry.

January 14, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

 

How can we re-imagine the relationship between American and Israeli Jewries in light of today’s growing tensions? 

Join The Jewish Federation of Greater Washington and Shalom Hartman Institute of North America for an engaging public lecture by the esteemed Rabbi Dr. Donniel Hartman, President of the Shalom Hartman Institute.

From Family to Consumer? New Models for the Relationship Between Israel and World Jewry

The gap between American and Israeli Jews has been widening, and this challenge to Jewish Peoplehood is increasingly concerning. Significantly, the family metaphor that once fit the Jewish people so aptly is, for many, growing increasingly irrelevant. How can we re-imagine the relationship between American and Israeli Jewries in light of today’s growing tensions?

 

Monday, January 14, 2019
7:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Refreshments to follow.
Kosher dietary laws observed.

Temple Rodef Shalom
2100 Westmoreland St
Falls Church, VA 22043

 

Federation is proud to partner with The Shalom Hartman Institute of North America, one of the leading centers of Jewish thought and education serving Israel and world Jewry. Together, we are offering Greater Washington’s Jewish community members meaningful opportunities to explore the most pressing questions facing the Jewish community today, including Jewish identity, Israel-Diaspora relationships, and civic engagement. Learn more about the partnership here.

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Date:
January 14, 2019
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Venue

Temple Rodef Shalom
2100 Westmoreland Street
Falls Church, VA 22043 United States

To view all community events, visit Jconnect.org.