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Mussar is a Jewish spiritual practice that is approachable and practical set of teachings for cultivating personal growth and spiritual realization in daily living. The ultimate goal is to help us achieve greater wholeness and goodness.
Prerequisite: Participation in a previous mussar group or permission of the instructor; please contact Rabbi Linda by 10/19/2012.
Tuesday 4:15 - 5:45
2012: 10/23, 11/27, and 12/18
2013: 1/15, 2/12, 3/5, 4/9, 5/21, 6/18
Lunch & Learn
Join us as we share Torah, lunch and one another’s company once a month. We will explore various Jewish practices, texts. Curriculum will be guided by the interests of the participants. RSVP at least 2 days in advance to Arlene Benz, 610-566-4645
Thursdays 12:00 – 1:30
2012: 9/6,10/11, 11/1, 12/13
2013: 1/3, 2/7, 3/7, 4/4, 5/2, 6/6, 8/2
Torah and Literature
Exploring Judaism and Life Through the Contemporary Short Story. Details TBA
2013: Tuesdays 4:30 - 5:45 1/22, 1/29, 2/5
Meditation For Peace and Presence
Rabbi Linda will offer several opportunities to learn or to practice meditation to find greater peace and presence in life. Some of these will occur at contemplative Shabbat services and other sessions will take place in the rabbi's study.
Shabbat Services: Sept 29, Dec 21, Jan 19, Feb 9, May 11
Sundays at 10 am: Sept 23, April 28
Thursdays at 2 pm: Oct 18, Nov 15, Dec 20
Spiritual Nourishment in Times of Transition
In this difficult economy many are facing uncertainty and making professional or personal changes. Come to learn stress management techniques and wisdom from Torah on managing change, to share our stories & exchange information & resources. More dates TBA. Come to one or more.
Thursday 10/25/2012 @ 10:30 am; Tuesday 11/13/2012 @ 2:00 pm