Tuesday, September 1, 2015 Elul 17, 5775
Cost:
Call  610-660-1222.   
Location:
St. Joseph's University Haub Executive Center
5600 City Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 1913
Comment0

Kristallnacht

November 14, 2012 7:00 PM

St. Joseph’s University Institue for Jewish-Catholic Relations will host Rabbi Dr. Mark Winer for a talk on “The Lessons of Kristallnacht” at McShain Hall.

Kristallnacht, or "The Night of Broken Glass," was a planned series of attacks on Jewish synagogues and businesses in Nazi Germany that erupted on the night of November 9-10, 1938.  Many historians date this rampage as the beginning of the Shoah (Holocaust).  In our own time, acts of terrorism couched in religious rhetoric have intensified feelings of interreligious hostility. Rabbi Winer, drawing on his extensive experience in promoting understanding among Jews, Christians, and Muslims, will reflect on the interreligious attitudes among these three traditions today.

More Events from

Wed. Sep 2
6:00 PM
Kehillah of Lower Merion - a Jewish Community Collaboration in cooperation with and funded by the Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia, invites you to put on your pajamas, bring your teddy bea
Wed. Sep 2
6:00 PM-8:00 PM
FERNANDO POYATOS, SPANISH ARTIST FROM GRANADA  Debuting for the first time in America, at the OCJAC, Philadelphia, PA 
Wed. Sep 2
7:00 PM
Enjoy an evening of mah jongg with the Sisterhood of Old York Road – Temple Beth Am at 7 p.m.,  For more information call 215-886-8000.
Thu. Sep 3
7:30 PM
Jeffrey Uhlig and Dominick Chenes hailed in the press as a “break-out star and powerful lyric tenor” will present favorite opera arias.
Fri. Sep 4
10:00 AM-10:00 PM
This Labor Day weekend, Stone Harbor, NJ plays host to the legacy of revered Master Impressionist Pierre-Auguste Renoir, when Ocean Galleries
Page

Browse the Calendar

Filter by Date
E.g., 2015-09-01
E.g., 2015-09-01
Advertisement

The Calendar

Wed. Sep 2
Old City Jewish Arts Center
6:00 PM-8:00 PM
Wed. Sep 2
Old York Road Temple-Beth Am
7:00 PM

Subscribe To our E-Newsletter

Advertisement