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Beyond the Tribe: Judaism as a Path of Human Flourishing

Jewish Federation of St. Louis’ Sh’ma Listen! Speaker Series, Congregation B’nai Amoona and the Center for Jewish Learning are bringing Rabbi Irwin Kula to the community. Kula will present “Beyond the Tribe: Judaism as a Path of Human Flourishing” Sunday, March 11 at 7:00 pm at Congregation B’nai Amoona, 324 S. Mason Road, 63141.  Trends in the American religious landscape show…

Have a Fling with SVARA: A Traditionally Radical Yeshiva

Jewish Federation of St. Louis’ Center for Jewish Learning welcomes Scholar-in-Residence Rabbi Benay Lappe to St. Louis on Sunday, January 28, 2018. Rabbi Benay Lappe is an award-winning educator, specializing in the application of Queer Theory to Talmud study. She is the founder of SVARA: A Traditionally Radical Yeshiva. Rabbi Benay Lappe is an award-winning…

Increasing Anti-Semitism: How Bad Is It? What Can Be Done?

Jewish Federation of St. Louis’ Sh’ma Listen! Speaker Series, Anti-Defamation League of St. Louis, United Hebrew Congregation and the Center for Jewish Learning are bringing Ira Forman to the community. Forman will present “Increasing Anti-Semitism: How Bad Is It? What Can Be Done?” on Tuesday, January 9 at 7:00 pm at United Hebrew Congregation, 13788 Conway Road, 63141. In this…

Rethinking Red Lines: Towards Values-Based Boundaries in Jewish Communal Life

Jewish Federation of St. Louis’ Sh’ma Listen! Speaker Series, Saul Brodsky Jewish Community Library, the Jewish Community Relations Council and Congregation Shaare Emeth are bringing Dr. Yehuda Kurtzer to the community. Dr. Kurtzer will present “Rethinking Red Lines: Towards Values-Based Boundaries in Jewish Communal Life,” on Tuesday, December 5 at 7:00 pm at Congregation Shaare…

Jews, Palestinians and Israel: Three Historiographies, Three Moralities and Three Roadmaps

The Jewish Federation of St. Louis’ Center for Jewish Learning and the Brodsky Library are bringing Professor Chaim Gans, the Joyce Z. Greenberg visiting professor of Jewish Studies at the University of Chicago to the community. Profession Gans is a political philosopher and Professor of Law at Tel Aviv University. His research and teaching interests include…

Center for Jewish Learning Presents Scholar-in-Residence Rabbi David Jaffe

Center for Jewish Learning and Sh’ma: Listen! Speaker Series present Community Scholar-in-Residence Rabbi David Jaffe for a series of events September 8-10, 2017. Rabbi David Jaffe is the Founder and Principal of Kirva Consulting, which helps individuals and organizations access Jewish wisdom to build sustainable, healthy relationships and communities. His book, Changing the World from…

Millstone Institute presents Deborah Grayson Riegel for Community Training Programs

Deborah Grayson Riegel, MSW, PCC, returns to St. Louis November 12-14 to lead training programs targeted to different leaders in the Jewish community and St. Louis region. Riegel is an internationally recognized expert in communication skills and professional coaching. She contributes to Harvard Business Review, Forbes, Bloomberg Business Week and the New York Times. Deborah is…

Sh’ma: Listen! Speaker Series Presents “Rethinking the Three Weeks and Tishah B’Av Now that We Have a Sovereign Jewish State”

Bais Abraham Congregation, in partnership with Sh’ma: Listen! Speaker Series, presents “Rethinking the Three Weeks and Tishah B’Av Now that We Have a Sovereign Jewish State” on Sunday, July 16, 2017 at 10:00 am. The event will take place at Bais Abraham Congregation. Maharat Claudia Marbach will be a fourth year student at Yeshivat Maharat…

Sh’ma: Listen! Speaker Series Presents Vilna Remembered

Sh’ma: Listen! Speaker Series presents “Vilna Remembered: Celebrate the City of Vilna with Musician Will Sol” on Wednesday, May 17 at 7:00 pm. Vilna – known as “Jerusalem of Lithuania” – was an outstanding center of Jewish learning and culture before it was decimated by the Nazi plague during World War II. Will Sol plays…

Sh’ma: Listen! Speaker Series Presents Zeev Ben-Shachar on April 30 in Partnership with the Jewish Student Union, Center for Jewish Learning and Saul Brodsky Jewish Community Library

Jewish Student Union (JSU), Center for Jewish Learning and the Saul Brodsky Jewish Community Library present two programs with Zeev Ben-Shachar on Sunday, April 30, 2017 in partnership with Sh’ma: Listen! Speaker Series. The first, Jerusalem – United for 50 Years?, will take place at the Holocaust Museum and Learning Center at 10:00 am. The…

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