Judaism – An Introduction


Course starts January 18, 2018 — Join Rabbi Harry Brechner from Congregation Emanu-El for this informative 8-week course, which introduces Jewish beliefs, practice and history. The course reflects egalitarian Conservative Judaism: the topics include holidays, life cycle celebrations, theology and core beliefs, prayer, Jewish sacred texts, history, the Holocaust, and Israel. This course is open to anyone wishing to explore the many facets of Judaism.

  • Dates: January 18, 2018 and ending March 15, 2018*
  • Time: Thursdays, 7:30 – 9:00 pm
  • Sessions: 8
  • Location: Congregation Emanu-El sanctuary
  • Cost: $90 for students, $120 for members, $150 for nonmembers.
  • Note: Pre-register through the office (Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, 9:30 am to 2:30 pm phone: 250-382-0615)
  • Further information, contact Chanah by email: chanahaviva@gmail.com

*There will be a one week break in February: date TBA.



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