Temple Sinai — 210 Wilson Ave., Toronto, ON M5M 3B1
The original founders of Zionism, from Herzl onward, were secular, but when a religious dimension entered the discussion, the blending with Messianism became exceedingly volatile.
We invite you to take part in Rabbi Englander's all-new 4 week course, where you'll have the opportunity to:
Study: The Israel Declaration of Independence - the hopes and values it put forth for the new state.
Explore: The mystical teachings of Rabbi Abraham Isaac Kook and answer the question How did he influence the 'settler movement' of today?
Discover: How moderate religious Zionism is paving the way for a new Jewish identity in Israel.
Discuss: The role of Reform Judaism, both in Israel and in the Diaspora, how it instills democratic Jewish values into Israeli society today.
Answer: Can we come up with a definition for Progressive Religious Zionism for our times?
No preparation necessary, just come and share your ideas!
you have questions, please contact David at firstname.lastname@example.org.
This is a free event, however registration is required.