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Was Shakespeare a Jewish Woman?

Sunday Morning Coffee and Conversation: Was Shakespeare a Jewish Woman? A recent article in The Atlantic theorizes that some of Shakespeare’s work may have actually been written by a woman, perhaps Emilia Bassano of a Converso family.  Join us to hear thoughts on this speculation from CBI member Julia Lupton, UCI professor and Shakespeare researcher. Sunday,…

High Holydays 5780

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Selichot 2019

Congregation B’nai Israel Selichot Join us for a powerful conversation with Mohammed Al Samawi, author of The Fox Hunt, A Refugee’s Memoir of Coming to America. A young Muslim growing up in Yemen, Mohammed Al Samawi connected with Christians and Jews on social media and then at interfaith conferences outside of Yemen. His activism and…

Sukkot & Simchat Torah 2019

Sukkot Through Simchat Torah – The Fall Festivals 2019 at CBI Sukkot Day 1 & Day 2:  Monday &Tuesday, October 14 & 15 9:30am: Services led by Rabbi Spitz and Amy Robinson Katz, lunch in the Sukkah Kohanteb Sukkah Open Hut: Saturday, October 16 7:15pm: Cocktails and Dessert (Dairy) Email findvidaandkourosh@gmail.com with any questions While…