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Shabbat Shalem with R. Jason Weiner May 19-21

May 19 - May 21

SHABBAT SHALEM WITH R. JASON WEINER
MAY 19-21

FRIDAY, MAY 19
Mincha and Kabbalat Shabbat: 7:00 pm
Shabbat Dinner: 7:45 pm (please click here to register)
Talk with R. Jason Weiner: 7:45 pm “Real life stories from the front lines: the challenges and opportunities of being an Orthodox Hospital Chaplain”

SATURDAY, MAY 20
Sermon by R. Jason Weiner: 11:00 am
Pre-Mincha learning with R. Jason Weiner 6:30 pm: ”

Physician Assisted Suicide: Halachic and Psycho-Social issues that have arisen since the passing of
California’s End of Life Options Act”

SUNDAY, MAY 21 – 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
An opportunity to learn about advanced medical directives from the perspective of Jewish Law with practical guidance from R. Jason Weiner

R Jason Weiner, BCC, serves as the senior rabbi and manager of the Spiritual Care Department, where he is responsible for the chaplaincy team and all aspects of spiritual care at Cedars-Sinai. Rabbi Weiner is the president-elect of the Southern California Board of Rabbis and has been honored with Rabbinic Leadership Awards from the Orthodox Union and Chai Lifeline. He is a member of the Cedars-Sinai End of Life Committee, the Organ Donor Council and the Bioethics Committee, for which he serves on the internal advisory board. Rabbi Weiner is also the rabbi of Knesset Israel Synagogue of Beverlywood, he teaches a Talmud class at Shalhevet High School, and he frequently serves as a scholar-in-residence at conferences and synagogues throughout the nation on topics related to Jewish medical ethics, pastoral care, health and wellness. He is the author of Guide to Observance of Jewish Law in a Hospital (Kodesh Press) and has published more than two dozen scholarly articles and book chapters, as well as a number of “popular” pieces.

Details

Start:
May 19
End:
May 21
Website:
https://www.cbiberkeley.org/learn/scholars-in-residence/

Venue

Congregation Beth Israel
1630 Bancroft Way
Berkeley, CA
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