Sunday, July 13, 2014 Tammuz 15, 5774
Organization:
Reform Congregation Keneseth Israel
Cost:
Free and open to the public
Location:
8339 Old York Road
Elkins Park  Pennsylvania  19027
United States
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Keneseth Israel, founded in March 1847, was the fourth congregation to be established by the expanding Jewish community of Philadelphia.

Book Discussion - Nemesis by Philip Roth

April 10, 2013 1:30 PM

An adult book discussion group take place on Tuesday April 9 at 1:30 p.m. and Wednesday April 10 at 10:30 a.m. We will discuss Nemesis by Philip Roth. Come to either the Tuesday or Wednesday session. Nemesis is a work of fiction. It takes place during the summer of 1944. The plot revolves around a polio epidemic and how it affects the Jewish community in Newark, New Jersey.

Roth examines the themes of disease, fear, panic, anger, guilt, bewilderment, suffering, and pain. He has said that Nemesis will be his last novel.
 
If you have questions, please call (215) 887-8700 and ask for the librarian or email libary@kenesethisrael.org

More Events from Reform Congregation Keneseth Israel

Fri. Jul 18
8:00 PM
Celebrate Rabbi Lance J. Sussman's 60th Birthday at this very special KI Shabbat Service. 
Fri. Jul 25
8:00 PM
The KI Community is sure to enjoy this wonderful volunteer led Shabbat Service. 
Fri. Aug 1
8:00 PM
Commemorate and mourn - Tisha B'Av Shabbat at Keneseth Israel. 
Fri. Aug 22
6:00 PM
Join us for Playscape Tot shabbat dinner and service! This musical service is perfect for toddlers, young children and children of all ages. 

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