Join Rabbi Tom Cohen of Kehilat Gesher, the French-American Synagogue in Paris, and Rabbi Geoff Huntting, rabbi emeritus of Temple Sinai, in Sarasota, Florida, to talk about the rise of anti-Semitism in the US and France.
The Sunday Forum
Look for the Forum Sundays, from 9:45 - 10:45 am
Please note period schedule changes below.
Topics of interest are presented and discussed in the Fleetwood Room.
Our values, opinions and convictions: solid or fragile? Are we blinded by “presentism”, dumbly confident that our views will always hold?
Why poet/rocker Patti Smith and not Anselm is my go-to theologian for atonement theory—Canon Mary Haddad discusses at the Forum on Sunday, March 19 at 9:45am.
Called before the Holy Roman Emperor at the Diet of Worms in 1521, Martin Luther refused to disavow his call for reform, declaring, “My conscience is captive to the word of God. I cannot and will not recant anything, for to go against one’s conscience is neither right nor safe.”
From now until Pentecost, the Gospel of John will provide most of the Gospel readings for our Sunday services. Anyone who has read the gospels knows that John is different: in style, in structure and even in theology...
Do you “give up” something during Lent? Why? What’s the point? Or have you considered taking on something?
Rabbi Tom Cohen, who leads the bilingual Kehilat Gesher Synagogue here in Paris, uses the familiar story of Cain and Abel to introduce us to some traditional Jewish methods of biblical interpretation.
The fastest-growing religion in the first-century Roman world wasn't Christianity – it was a state-sponsored imperial cult giving divine honors to the Emperor.
Exemplary character is said to have been disappearing in our times. Do we even recognize, much less honor, people of good character any more?
In October 1517 Augustinian monk Martin Luther challenged Catholic teaching with 95...
Our programs will resume on January 15th. Look for details here.