Sessions 13-18 Beth Sholom B’nai Israel

Session 13 Love, Marriage and Sex 

Rabbi Randall Konigsburg

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Session 14  Birth to Bar Mitzvah

Rabbi David Small

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Session 15  A Time to Mourn

Rabbi Randall Konigsburg

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Session 16  Holocaust and AntiSemitism

Rabbi Philip Lazowski

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Suggested reading: Philip Steele, The Holocaust: The Origins, Events, and Remarkable Tales of Survival

Session 17 Israel (April 6, 2017)

Rabbi David Small

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Suggested book: Israel: A Concise History of a Nation Reborn, by Daniel Gordis. 2016. HarperCollins

At the least, read chapter 12, pp. 259 – 282

Map of Middle East

Video on Six Day War

 Chapter 12, from p. 259 for the period of the Six Day War.

Israel and the UN (Honest Reporting video)

Nikki Haley at AIPAC video

 

 

 

Session 18   Tzedakah and Tikun Olam

Rabbi Richard Plavin

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Philanthropy Tzedakah booklet