Exploring Shabbat Liturgy Through a Reconstructionist Lens

Exploring Shabbat Liturgy Through a Reconstructionist Lens

Tuesdays (January 17-February 14) 
Rabbi Rachel Weiss



What do the words in the prayerbook mean, and why do we say them? What is the structure of a Shabbat evening service? The original 1945 Reconstructionist prayerbook began as a 3-ring binder, designed to add and remove what was relevant. Liturgy can be prayer, poetry, prose and more. Rabbi Rachel Weiss will guide us through our siddur, exploring what stayed in, what was taken out, why, and what’s next. No knowledge of Hebrew or liturgy required—deepen your experience of Shabbat evening services by learning the keva (set prayers) and the kavannah (intentions we bring to them.)

This program is a multi-week class. Dates are as follows:
January 17
January 31
February 7
February 14

Register for this class here. 

Date and Time: 
Repeats every week every Tuesday until Tue Feb 14 2017 except Tue Jan 24 2017.
Tuesday, January 17, 2017 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Tuesday, January 31, 2017 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Tuesday, February 7, 2017 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Tuesday, February 14, 2017 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm

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