Tuesday, May 3, 2016 Nisan 25, 5776
Organization:
Beth Am Israel

Location

1301 Hagys Ford Road
Penn Valley, PA 19072
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Beth Am Israel is a Conservative synagogue of about 375 families located in Lower Merion, the heart of the western suburbs (Main Line) of Philadelphia. We, at Beth Am Israel, seek to integrate Torah (learning and practice), Avodah (prayer or worship

Adult Education Program with Pawel Maciejko

October 28, 2013 7:30 PM

Monday, October 28, 7:30pm

"How Rabbis and Priests Created the Messianic Movement Surrounding the Bizarre Figure of Jacob Frank" with Pawel Maciejko (Hebrew University of Jerusalem)


Pawel Maciejko, Ph.D. is Senior Lecturer in Jewish Thought at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem where he studies the history of Jewish heterodoxy and heresy in general, and the history of the Sabbatian movement in particular. His first book, The Mixed Multitude: Jacob  Frank and the Frankist Movement 1755‒1816 (2011) was awarded the Salo Baron Prize by the American Academy of Jewish Research.

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Mon. May 9
7:30 PM-9:00 PM
Beth Am Israel Yom HaShoah Commemoration followed by breakout discussions with Holocuast survivors and relatives of survivors. 
Thu. May 12
6:00 PM
Join Beth Am Israel for a fun night of Israel music, food, and more celebrating Yom Ha'atzmaut!
Thu. May 19
7:30 PM
BAI presents the Barol Scholar-in-Residence Robert Wittman, author of the Devil's Diary. How an FBI agent uncovered the secrets of Hitler's 'philosopher.' 
Thu. May 26
7:00 PM
Join us for a Lag B'omer celebration with s'mores, music, and more! Geared towards 8-12th graders. $12.00 for non-members.

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