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Old York Road Temple-Beth Am


971 Old York Road
Abington, PA 19001
Our synagogue is truly a “Beth Am” – a house of the people. We are a Reform congregation of more than 800 families in Abington, dedicated to creating a warm, inclusive, and stimulating Jewish community. Beth Am's members create deep connections and

Scholar – In – Residence with Rabbi Dana Evan Kaplan

January 24, 2014 6:00 PM-January 26, 2014 12:00 PM

Please join Old York Road Temple - Beth Am in welcoming Rabbi Dana Evan Kaplan,
spiritual leader of the United Congregation of Israelites in Kingston, Jamaica at the 33rd Annual Harry z”l & Evelyn Silver Scholar-in-Residence on January 24-26.

This begins  an exciting year of celebration in honor of Rabbi Robert S. Leib’s 25 years with our congregation.

Friday, January 24
Kabbalat Shabbat Service,
Molish Sanctuary, 6:00 p.m.
Catered Shabbat Dinner. Reservations Required.  Remarks by Rabbi Kaplan and Q & A.

Saturday, January 25
Torah Study with Rabbi Kaplan, Temple Beth Torah Chapel, 9:00 a.m.
Shabbat Service, Temple Beth Torah Chapel, 10:00 a.m.
Light Lunch, Strick Auditorium, 12:00 p.m. “The Five Hot Button Issues Facing Reform Judaism”
Havdalah, Molish Sanctuary, 7:30 p.m. Panel Discussion with Rabbi Kaplan and Community Reform Rabbis, Moderated by Rabbi Leib, Molish Sanctuary, 7:30 p.m. Followed by Dessert Reception

Sunday, January 26
Breakfast in the Strick Auditorium, served by Brotherhood and Sisterhood, 9:30 a.m.
“The Rabbi and The Sharks, The Rabbi and Mandela and Stories from South Africa”. For more information call 215-886-9990

More Events from Old York Road Temple-Beth Am

Wed. Mar 9
7:00 PM
Old York Road Temple- Beth Am presents  “In Ben’s Footsteps” Film: Produced for and aired on Israeli TV, this 1 hour film follows the family of a fallen Israeli soldier as they cope with their pain
Wed. Mar 9
7:00 PM
Enjoy an evening of mah jongg with the Sisterhood of Old York Road – Temple Beth Am at 7 p.m.,  For more information call 215-886-8000.
Thu. Mar 10
9:30 AM
Weekly one-hour class.
Fri. Mar 11
5:30 PM
Temple Beth Torah School of Early Learning @ Old York Road Temple Beth Am Young Family Shabbat Service & Tot-Luck Dinner
Fri. Mar 11
7:30 PM
Old York Road Temple-Beth Am welcomes Shabbat with a musical Shabbat service featuring the Beth Am T’efillah Band at 7:30 p.m.  For more information call 215-886-8000.

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