Saturday, February 6, 2016 Shevat 27, 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

Sat. Feb 6
9:00 AM
Begin Shabbat morning at Reform Congregation Keneseth Israel with an engaging discussion of the weekly portion “Gleaning” in Plaut Commentary.
Tue. Feb 9
12:30 PM
An unlikely World War II platoon is tasked to rescue art masterpieces from Nazi thieves and return them to their owners. The Meyers Library at Reform Congregation Keneseth Israel,
Fri. Feb 12
8:00 PM
Reform Congregation Keneseth Israel welcomes Shabbat at 6:00 p.m. Reform Congregation Keneseth Israel, 8339 Old York Road, Elkins Park, PA. For more information, call 215-887-8700.
Fri. Feb 19
5:45 PM
Sing, listen to stories and celebrate Shabbat with tots and preschool families. Dinner $10 per adult, $5 per child (12 and younger).
Fri. Feb 19
7:00 PM
Explore how faith and reason go hand in hand in this instrumented musical service that will heighten your spirituality and mindfulness. Wine Tasting at 6:30 p.m. Special music by Chana Rothman.

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