The Edmonton Jewish Community invites you to Tikkun Lel Shavuot
A night of stimulating engagement with Torah & our sacred texts as they are understood & lived out in the 21st Century
Kosher dairy nosh & beverages available all night long...
Open to the entire community!
Schedule of Study Sessions:
7:00-8:00 Nakita Valerio, University of Alberta "Remembering the departure of Moroccan Jews”
8:05-9:00 Rabbi Steven Chester, Temple Beth Ora “Ruth: A Journey of Love and Conversion”
8:05-9:00 Professor Jack Goldberg, University of Alberta "What is the Torah that was given to Moses on Sinai?”
9:05-10:00 Rabbi Mendy Blachman, Chabad of Edmonton“The First Chasid, the Baal Shem Tov: The Man & His Movement”
10:05-11:00 Michelle Brewer, MacEwan University“Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel’s Cri De Couer—his prophetic call for justice, action & human rights ”
11:05-12:00 Professor Francis Landy, University of Alberta “Exile in the Prophets”
Free Admission. All are welcome!
Sponsor: Talmud Torah School, Edmonton Jewish Federation, JCORE, Temple Beth Ora, Beth Tzedek, Beth Shalom Synagogue