Saturday, April 30, 2016 Nisan 22, 5776
Organization:
Reform Congregation Keneseth Israel
Cost:
Free and open to the public
Location:
8339 Old York Road
Elkins Park, PA 19027
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Keneseth Israel, founded in March 1847, was the fourth congregation to be established by the expanding Jewish community of Philadelphia. Orthodox in observance at first, KI adopted reform in 1855, and thus became the first progressive congregation

Author Reva Mann

February 25, 2013 7:00 PM

Author Reva Mann will speak at KI, This visit is jointly sponsored by the Meyers Library and the Reconstructionist Rabbinical College Wenkart Writer-in-Residence program. Ms Mann is the author of The Rabbi’s Daughter.

It is a memoir exploring Jewish identity, God, and negotiating identity among multiple communities. She will read from her book and share early excerpts from its sequel.
 
Copies of The Rabbi’s Daughter will be available for purchase at the February 25 program.
 

More Events from Reform Congregation Keneseth Israel

Sun. May 1
10:00 AM
Adult Education: Rabbi Lance J. Sussman, Ph.D. Spring Forum: ¡Hola! New World of the Sephardim: The Jews of North America
Tue. May 3
1:00 PM
Meyers Library Jewish Film Marjorie Morningstar (1958) Tuesday, May 3, 1:00 p.m.
Thu. May 5
11:30 AM
Adult Education: Maimonides Cafe Thursday, May 5, 11:30 a.m.
Sat. May 7
9:00 AM
Begin Shabbat morning at Reform Congregation Keneseth Israel with an engaging discussion of the weekly portion “Gleaning” in Plaut Commentary.
Tue. May 10
12:30 PM
Meyers Library Adult Book Discussion Group “Marjorie Morningstar” by Herman Wouk Tuesday, May 10, 12:30 p.m.

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