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Deep Jewish Ecological Principles to Navigate Our Place in a Changing World

Oct 25, 2020 10:00AM

“For the place that you stand on is Holy earth” (Exodus 3:5) This three week overview will introduce and explore some of the core Jewish ecological principles that frame our understanding of our sacred relationship to the land. We will explore biblical texts and their evolution through the Talmudic, Medieval, Modern and Postmodern eras that…

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1619, 1654, 2020: Jews and Racism with Professor Marc Dollinger

Oct 29, 2020 7:00PM—9:00PM

Online via Zoom!

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Congregation Bet Ha’am is excited to welcome Professor Marc Dollinger, author of Black Power, Jewish Politics: Reinventing the Alliance In the 1960s for two Zoom lectures in October. We hope the community will join us for either or both of the talks. 1619, 1654, 2020: Jews and Racism October 29th at 7:00 PM We will…

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Deep Jewish Ecological Principles to Navigate Our Place in a Changing World

Nov 01, 2020 10:00AM

“For the place that you stand on is Holy earth” (Exodus 3:5) This three week overview will introduce and explore some of the core Jewish ecological principles that frame our understanding of our sacred relationship to the land. We will explore biblical texts and their evolution through the Talmudic, Medieval, Modern and Postmodern eras that…

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Shabbat Bachutz with Lorin Troderman

Nov 07, 2020 10:00AM—12:00PM

Great Ponds Trail, Cape Elizabeth, ME

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Reb Nachman of Bratslav used to pray: רבונו של עולם Master of the Universe, grant me the ability to be alone; may it be my custom to go outdoors each day among the trees and grass, among all growing things. May I express there everything in my heart, and may all the foliage of the…

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The Fall Shabbaton

Nov 07, 2020 7:00PM—Nov 08, 2020 3:00PM

Online

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Join The Center for Small Town Jewish Life for the seventh annual Fall Shabbaton—and the first virtual Shabbaton of its kind! At the conclusion of Shabbat, we will gather online to welcome in the new week with Havdalah and a concert with Deborah Sacks Mintz of the Hadar Rising Song Institute. Then, join us during…

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Shabbat Bachutz with Lorin Troderman

Dec 05, 2020 10:00AM—12:00PM

Mackworth Island, Falmouth, ME

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Reb Nachman of Bratslav used to pray: רבונו של עולם Master of the Universe, grant me the ability to be alone; may it be my custom to go outdoors each day among the trees and grass, among all growing things. May I express there everything in my heart, and may all the foliage of the…

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Digital Resources from the USM Judaica Collection – Online Lunch & Learn

Jan 20, 2021 12:00PM—1:00PM

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Digital Resources from the USM Judaica Collection – Online Lunch & Learn A free presentation from USM & the JCA Co-sponsored by Congregation Bet Ha’am, Temple Beth El, Shaarey Tphiloh and the Maine Jewish Museum Weds. January 20th at 12 noon Presented by Susie Bock – USM Library Coordinator of Special Collections, Director of the…

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