Feb

6 2019

2018-2019 Interfaith Bible Study

12:00PM - 1:00PM  

Louis S. Wolk Jewish Community Center 1200 Edgewood Avenue
Auditorium A
Rochester, NY 14618

Contact Reverend Debbie Grohman
585-254-2570
grcc1@frontiernet.net

What does the Bible have to say about immigration? How can we apply the teachings of the Torah to the #MeToo movement? In this year’s Interfaith Bible Study series, Christian and Jewish presenters tackle tough questions about pressing social justice issues, from poverty and the environment to LGBTQ rights and criminal justice reform. 

Theme:  #MeToo: Treatment of Women 

Speakers:  Rev. Dr. C. Denise Yarbrough, Director of Religious and Spiritual Life,   U of R; Associate Professor, Department of Religion and Classics   Nora L. Rubel, Jane and Alan Batkin Professor of Jewish  Studies; Chair, Department of Religion & Classics, U of R

Cost:  Free and All are welcome.

Sponsor: Presented by the Jewish Federation of Greater Rochester and the GRCC Faith in Action Network