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Join us as we attend Temple Beth El’s 79th Annual Rabbi B. Benedict & Ada S. Glazer Institute on Judaism. Rabbi David Ellenson, will cover the topic of “Fear Over Faith: Lessons of Religious Leadership for our Day,” and Father Bill has been invited to open in prayer. The lecture is free and open to the community.
To join the video conference: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82567469552?pwd=S21Bd0lhWjFmMUdjNFMvZzBpN2QzQT09
About the Speaker:
Rabbi David Ellenson earned his Ph. D. from Columbia University in 1981 and was ordained by the Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion in 1977. Since then, Ellenson has held several positions with HUC-JIR and has been a Visiting Professor at UCLA, NYU, and the Jewish Theological Seminary. Also, Ellenson has created many written works about the topics of Jewish religious thought and modern Jewish history. Several notable publications are Tradition in Transition: Orthodoxy, Halakhah and the Boundaries of Modern Jewish History (1989), Rabbi Esriel Hildesheimer and the Creation of a Modern Jewish Orthodoxy (1990), Between Tradition and Culture: The Dialectics of Jewish Religion and Identity in the Modern World (1994), and After Emancipation: Jewish Religious Responses to Modernity (2005). Rabbi David Ellenson, Ph. D., is currently the Chancellor Emeritus as well as I.H. and Anna Grancell Professor Emeritus of Jewish Religious Thought at Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion.