TELLING STORIES (& STORIES THAT ARE TELLING)
A Special Shabbat Shalem Series
Rabbi Alex Israel teaches Tanakh at Yeshivat Eretz Hatzvi, Matan, and Midreshet Lindenbaum. He is Director of Community Education, the Summer Programs, and Online Learning, at the Pardes Institute. Rabbi Israel gained rabbinic ordination from the Israeli Chief Rabbinate following several years of study at Yeshivat Har Etzion. He holds degrees from the London School of Economics, the Institute of Education, London, and Bar Ilan University. His first book I Kings – Torn in Two was published in 2013. The companion volume II Kings – In a Whirlwind will be published in 2019. See his shiurim and his weekly “Parsha Discussion” at www.alexisrael.org.
Friday, May 24
7:00 pm Mincha & Kabbalat Shabbat
8:00 pm Communal Shabbat Dinner followed by learning w/R. Israel: Failure, Frustration and Facing our Problems. The story of Cain and Abel.
8:02 pm Candle Lighting
See details for Saturday on our Scholars in Residence page: https://www.cbiberkeley.org/learn/scholars-in-residence/