Thursday, September 3, 2015 Elul 19, 5775
Organization:
Reform Congregation Keneseth Israel
Cost:
No Charge
Location:
8339 Old York Road
Elkins Park, PA 19027
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Keneseth Israel, founded in March 1847, was the fourth congregation to be established by the expanding Jewish community of Philadelphia. Orthodox in observance at first, KI adopted reform in 1855, and thus became the first progressive congregation

Iftar Dinner at KI

July 28, 2013 7:00 PM
On Sunday evening July 28 Keneseth Israel will host its third Iftar dinner.  The program begins at 7pm so that the Muslims in attendance can break their fast at sunset. An Iftar is a special fast-breaking dinner for Muslims during their holy month of Ramadan. In addition to fasting, Muslims remember their role in their communities as providers for the poor and people in need during Ramadan. Two Muslim groups, Dialogue Forum and Peace Islands Institute encourage their members to promote a better understanding of Islam and Muslims by organizing and sponsoring Iftar dinners. They reach out to other religious communities to promote a diverse involvement in this “Ramadan Experience.”
 

More Events from Reform Congregation Keneseth Israel

Fri. Sep 11
11:30 AM
Dr. Nina Haydel will do her impersonation of Frida Kahlo. The Meyers Library at Reform Congregation Keneseth Israel, 2nd Floor, 8339 Old York Road, Elkins Park, PA.
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Fri. Sep 11
5:30 PM
5:30 p.m. PreK – 2nd Grade: Rosh Hashanah Stories & Crafts 6:00 p.m. La Pergola Catered Dinner 6:30 p.m. Outdoor Service
Mon. Sep 14
3:00 PM
Reform Congregation Keneseth Israel, 8339 Old York Road, Elkins Park, PA. For more information, call 215-887-8700.
Thu. Sep 17
11:30 AM
Ed Eisner will speak about the Pope and Jews, sponsored by the Rosenau Fund. The Meyers Library at Reform Congregation Keneseth Israel, 2nd Floor, 8339 Old York Road, Elkins Park, PA.
Fri. Sep 18
7:00 PM
Reform Congregation Keneseth Israel, 8339 Old York Road, Elkins Park, PA. For more information, call 215-887-8700.

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