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Prayer & Liturgy [clear filter]
Sunday, November 17
 

9:00am

And God Buried Moses: Stories of Jewish Burial
This session will explore Jewish burial practices through rabbinic stories of death and burial. We'll see God and humans, kings and paupers, preparing their loved ones for burial. Our learning will provide a window into the history and contemporary practice of how Jews care for their dead.

Speakers
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Joey Glick

Joey is third year rabbinical student at Hebrew College and a member of the Community Hevra Kadisha of Greater Boston.
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Adele Moss

Adele Moss is a birth doula and a member of the Community Hevra Kadisha of Greater Boston, an organization that performs and educates Boston-area Jews about Jewish burial practices.


Sunday November 17, 2019 9:00am - 10:00am
G-31 384 Harvard Campus

10:10am

If Prayers Could Sing! Finding the Music in Prayer.
Songwriter Arnie Davidson and soloist Shelly Aronson share their music/worship journey from worshipers to chavurah worship leaders. Participate in original, contagious prayer melodies used in their unique music-filled Shabbat service. You will learn new music, sing, and bring home new melodies and music leadership ideas..

Speakers
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Arnie Davidson

Arnie Davidson is a singer/songwriter of contemporary Jewish worship music. He has released four albums. He has taught and performed at MANAJE, NewCAJE, Limmuds in Boston, NY, Philadelphia, and the UK. He is co-founder of Shir Hamakom, a music worship chavurah based in central CT... Read More →
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Shelly Aronson

Shelly Aronson is co-founder and worship leader at Shir Hamakom, a music worship chavurah in central Connecticut. Shelly is a past presenter and performer at LimmudBoston. She has partnered with songwriter Arnie Davidson extensively. Shelly's unique interpretation and soothing alto... Read More →


Sunday November 17, 2019 10:10am - 11:10am
U-Mishkan Tefila Sanctuary 384 Harvard Campus

1:10pm

Orthodox Mincha Pickup Service
All are welcome for an Orthodox minyan (10 men required). Siddurim provided.

Sunday November 17, 2019 1:10pm - 1:25pm
U-Mishkan Tefila Sanctuary 384 Harvard Campus

1:30pm

Egalitarian Mincha Pickup Service
All are welcome for an egalitarian service (men and women counted in the minyan). Siddurim provided.

Sunday November 17, 2019 1:30pm - 1:45pm
U-Mishkan Tefila Sanctuary 384 Harvard Campus