Reuven Kimelman

Rabbi Reuven Kimelman is a Professor of Classical Judaica at Brandeis University.  Previously, Professor Kimelman held the position of Five College Professor of Judaic Studies at Amherst College and Senior Scholar of CLAL.  He has also taught at Mt. Holyoke, Smith, Trinity and Williams Colleges as well as the Jewish Theological Seminary and the Hebrew University in Jerusalem.  His Ph.D. is from Yale Uni

Congregation Beth Israel invites you to the
David Rubin Memorial Shabbat
with Professor Reuven Kimelman
January 15 - 16, 2010
Friday, January 15
5:30 p.m. Snack & Yak 
6:00 p.m. The Erotic & the Mystical:
                The Kabbalah of Lekhah Dodi
6:45 p.m. Services
Shabbat dinner following. $36 / $18-students

Saturday, January 16 at 1:15 p.m.
The Difference Between Jews & Christians Saying God Loves Us

Professor Kimelman will also be delivering the D’var Torah during 9:30 a.m. services.

Saturday January 16
7:30 p.m. Havdallah, Lecture & Desserts
Money, Power, Influence & the Jewish Renaissance
Reservations required for Dinner & Havdallah by
January 11, 2010
Call 604 731-4161