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Scholar-In-Residence Weekend: “Are We Still One? Jewish Peoplehood in the 21st Century”

Scholar-in-residence Rabbi Rachel Sabath Beit-Halachmi will speak on “Are We Still One? Jewish Peoplehood in the 21st Century.”


  • Friday, March 11 at 7:30 pm – Shabbat Service: “Are We Still One? Jewish Peoplehood in the 21st Century”
  • Saturday, March 12 at 7:30 pm – “Auschwitz vs. Sinai: Jewish Identity in a Post-Holocaust World”
  • Sunday, March 13 at 10:30 am – “The Future of Jewish Leadership: What Really Matters?”

Rabbi Sabath is the National Director of Recruitment and Admissions, President’s Scholar and Director of the Office of Community Engagement at the Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion. Prior to this appointment, Rabbi Sabath served as Vice President of the Shalom Hartman Institute in Israel. For over a decade as a member of the Institute’s faculty, she directed the Hartman Lay leadership, Rabbinic leadership, and Christian leadership programs. Ordained at HUC-JIR in New York in 1995, Rabbi Sabath also earned a Ph.D. in Jewish philosophy from the Jewish Theological Seminary writing her dissertation on the covenant theology of Rabbi Prof. Eugene Borowitz. She has co-authored two books and contributed chapters to The Women’s Haftarah Commentary: New Insights and Jewish Theology in our Time.

This scholar-in-residence weekend is sponsored by Lamed Vav, members of Temple Beth El who are committed to providing quality adult education for the community.