How the Bible Became Holy
Featuring Dr. Michael Satlow of Brown University
Dr. Michael L. Satlow is professor of religious studies and Judaic Studies at Brown University. He received his Ph.D. in 1993 in Ancient Judaism from the Jewish Theological Seminary and has written widely on the social and religious history of Jews in antiquity. He also maintains an online database called “Inscriptions of Israel/Palestine” (www.brown.edu/iip) and has created a podcast series, “From Israelite to Jew,” freely available on iTunesU. He has held a Guggenheim Fellowship and was a Fulbright Scholar in Israel. He is the author of How the Bible Became Holy published by Yale University Press.
Friday, March 9, 7:30pm, Kabbalat Shabbat Services followed by discussion and festive Oneg
- Dr. Satlow will speak on “Ezra and the Torah”
Saturday, March 10, 9:30am, Shabbat Services followed by discussion and Kiddush Luncheon
- Dr. Satlow will speak on “Is the Torah Holy?”
Sunday, March 11, 9:30am, Learning With the Cantor
Rav-Hazzan Scott Sokol will speak on “How the Bible Became Chanted”
Please RSVP online or by contacting Fern at 508-877-2540 x205 before February 23, 2018
Our annual winter outerwear drive is underway! Please drop off donations in the lobby coat closet. Thank you!
Friday, November 17th we will gather together as one community and welcome in Shabbat together.
- TBS Tots service with Cheska at 6:00 pm
- Regular Shabbat service at 6:00 pm
- TBS Tots join the Regular Service for concluding prayers and singing
- Community dinner at 6:45 pm
RSVP no later than Thursday November 9th. You can place your reservations online or call Fern at 508-877-2540 ext. 205
You don’t have to be a celebrity to have an interesting family!
Learn how to find your ancestors and tell their stories in a three-part workshop presented by Temple Beth Sholom Adult Education and the Jewish Genealogical Society of Greater Boston (JGSGB).
Learn to use JewishGen.org, the largest resource for Jewish genealogy, other online sources, local repositories, and through a case study to combine and use resources to find your ancestors. Instructors are experienced JGSGB genealogists, Carol Clingan, Debra Lerner and Jessie Klein.
Sundays Mornings, 10-12, November 19, December 3 and 17 at Temple Beth Sholom, 50 Pamela Road, Framingham.
Workshop fee: $25/TBS and MWJDS. $35/others.
Register with Fern at email@example.com or call 508 877-2540, x 205
Participants are encouraged to bring laptops. Don’t have one? Don’t worry.
- Grades Kindergarten-6
- CHESED – Special Needs Program
- Free Kindergarten
- Free First Year Membership
- Fantastic Religious School Education
For more information call Geri Segel, Education Leader, at 508-877-2540 ext. 203 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Sunday, November 19, 2017, 9:30 am – 11:30 am