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Shabbaton with Rabbi Elliot Dorff

Congregation B’nai Israel Invites the Community to a Scholar-In-Residence Series sponsored by The Spencer B. Gilbert M.D. Memorial Fund featuring Rabbi Elliot Dorff, Ph.D.

Moral Matters – Cutting Edge Ethical Issues

Friday, March 4 at 6:00 PM: Shabbat Service, Dinner and Lecture: “Cutting Edge Topics in Medical Ethics: Matters of Life and Death”

Saturday March 5 at 9:30 AM: Shabbat Service, Lunch and Lecture: “Cutting Edge Topics in Modern Social Ethics: Matters of Communal Relations”

Sunday March 6 at 10:45 AM: Interview and Book Signing: “The Ethics of Sexuality: Matters of Human Sexuality, Gender, and Interpersonal Relationships”

RSVP to the CBI office. $35/Adult, $15/Child (3-12 years) for all meals and discussions, $10/individual discussion, $5 discount for reservations received by Feb. 26

Rabbi Elliot Dorff, professor at AJU, has written over a hundred articles and books on Jewish thought, law and ethics. He is a compelling lecturer and the foremost Jewish ethicist of our day.

“Elliot Dorff never disappoints. His standing as the leading Jewish moral Philosopher of our day is beyond dispute.” Dr. Neil Gillman, Professor of Jewish Philosophy, JTS

“…one of he foremost Jewish ethicists and thinkers of our day.” Dr. David Ellenson, President of HUC