Saxe Family Scholar-in-Residence Weekend | Congregation Beth Am

Saxe Family Scholar-in-Residence Weekend

Saxe Family Scholar-in-Residence Weekend

Each year, Beth Am brings a renowned scholar to the community for a weekend of learning related to the year’s adult education theme. Past scholars-in-residence have included Rabbi Eric Yoffie, President Emeritus of the Union for Reform Judaism, Alan Morinis, director of the Mussar Institute, Rabbi Sharon Brous, senior rabbi of the groundbreaking community IKAR, Rabbi David Saperstein, former director of the Religious Action Center of Reform Judaism, and Rabbi Rachel Adler, PhD, the Rabbi David Ellenson Professor of Jewish Religious Thought, Professor of Modern Jewish Thought and Feminist Studies at the Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion.

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