Prepare for Shavuot & the Summer!
Boston, MA 02114
Explore a more in-depth view of modern Judaism...
Led by Rabbi Ben Lanckton
The Synagogue's Rabbi-in-Residence & the Jewish Chaplain at MGH
Preparation for Shavuot & The Summer
May 7, 14 & 21 from 7-8:30 PM
The period between Passover & Shavuot is full of minor feast days, fast days, celebrations & remembrances...
- How did this time, known as the Omer, come to be so full of mini-holidays, & how does counting the days of the Omer prepare us for Shavuot & for the summer vacation that lies beyond?
- Using Jewish calendars, Omer counters, and some ancient & modern commentaries, we will attempt to answer these questions
Price: $25 Members/$30 Non-Members. Young Professionals: Special Pricing, please call.
This class series is open to all and will be a terrific interactive learning experience. All texts will be provided in Hebrew with English translation. If you are considering conversion, these classes along with additional components can lead to conversion.
For more information or to register, please contact us.
This program is supported in part by a grant by CJP's Innovation Grants Committee