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Shabbat Services w/Rabbi Seth Limmer
Friday, December 17 @6:15pm

Please join us in person and virtually for Erev Shabbat services as we welcome special guest, Rabbi Seth Limmer, Senior Rabbi of Chicago Sinai Congregation.

Through the Looking Glass: Moving Past the Binary in IdentityRabbi Limmer will discuss how as Jews today, we must free ourselves from the “trap of translation”
and learn to move past false binaries in modern Jewish life.

Welcome the Stranger:
Resettling an Afghan Refugee Family

Welcoming the stranger is a foundational tenet of Jewish life.

Thanks to the outpouring of support
we have received from our Shaaray Tefila community,we will be able to move forward and sponsor an Afghan refugee family.

Stay tuned for more updates…

For a curated look at the latest community news, events, and opportunities,

  1. Thu 09

    Kids Winter Coat Drive

    Between now and December 16, we
  2. Fri 10

    Shabbat Services

    Please join us in person and
    Dec 10 @ 6:15pm - 7:30pm
  3. Sat 11

    Saturday Morning Minyan

    Join us in person and online
    Dec 11 @ 10:15am - 11:45am
  4. Sat 11

    Shabbat Torah Study

    Join us in person and online
    Dec 11 @ 11:45am - 12:45pm
  5. Tue 14

    How to Answer Those Tough Questions Your Kids Might Ask You! (from a Jewish perspective)

    For parents of children ages 5-18. 
    Dec 14 @ 7:00pm - 8:30pm
  6. Tue 14

    Intro to Jewish Genealogy for Seniors

      In this six-month program, led
    Dec 14 @ 7:00pm - 8:15pm
  7. Wed 15

    Torah Talk

    A verse-by-verse journey through the Hebrew
    Dec 15 @ 12:30pm - 1:30pm
  8. Fri 17

    Shabbat Services w/Rabbi Seth Limmer

    Please join us in person and
    Dec 17 @ 6:15pm - 7:30pm
  9. Sat 18

    Saturday Morning Minyan

    Join us in person and online
    Dec 18 @ 10:15am - 11:45am
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