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Sunday, February 17 • 5:45pm - 7:00pm
Can I trust you? Kashrut, Social Dynamics and Jewish Unity

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Every Halachic statement and standard has a value behind it. We will study classic halachic texts and responsa on the subject of kashrut, unpacking the underlying values and exploring how they affect us today. An alternative Halachic application being pioneered in Jerusalem today will be presented and offered for discussion.

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Aaron Leibowitz

Sulam Yaakov
Aaron Leibowitz is a rabbi and the Dean of Sulam Yaakov – the Beit Midrash for Community Leadership Development in Nachlaot, Jerusalem. A Jewish educator in Israel for over two decades, Aaron spent six years as the rabbi of Kol Rina, the famous Miklat (Bomb Shelter) shul in Nachlaot. He is a community and social activist, was involved in the tent protests in the summer of 2011, and is at the core of a grassroots subversive Kashrut... Read More →

Sunday February 17, 2013 5:45pm - 7:00pm
Brunswick C ballroom level