The class is a mix of lectures, group activities, text studies, and holiday celebrations. No Hebrew language knowledge is required for this class. Those wishing to convert will meet with one of the rabbis individually during the year and beyond.
During the period between Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur, mindfulness guide and yoga teacher Alison Waldman leads gentle movement and meditation to cultivate greater spiritual focus leading into the New Year.
- Sep 16, 2021 • 9:00 am ET
This past year exposed things about our nation that were broken well before the pandemic—racial injustice, inequities in housing and health care, exploitation of workers. As we look to repair in the year ahead, learn with Rabbi Nora about the intersection between justice and the holiday of Sukkot, and hear from Hilary Klein, interim DC Legislative Director at Jews United for Justice, about local efforts to lift up the rights of workers in DC.
Blending contemporary and traditional elements, this inclusive service is designed to foster community in a thoughtful, accessible, and radically welcoming setting. Led by Rabbi Aaron and musician Aaron Shneyer.