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Kabbalat Shabbat Song Sheet for May 22

Join us as we lavish care in celebrating Kabbalat Shabbat (קַבָּלַת שַׁבָּת; literally “Reception of the Shabbat“). We begin before nightfall so as to add from the weekday to the holy day. Download or view the prayers and song sheet for this week’s Kabbalat Shabbat:    

Posted: May 22, 2020 by

The Latest on the Oldest Hatred now available for viewing

BZBI board member and Senior Associate Regional Director for ADL’s Philadelphia Regional Office, Jeremy Bannett, conducted a deep-dive into the latest edition of the ADL Audit of Antisemitic Incidents in our most recent lecture in the BZBI Presents series.  He explored trends in antisemitism and how we can effectively push back against anti-Jewish bigotry. The… Read More

Posted: May 22, 2020 by

God for Grown-ups Class Recordings now available

Rabbi Shim Maslin’s four week class on God for Grown-ups is being recorded and will be made available online for 30 days. The first three recordings are available for viewing.  Check back each week for additional class recordings. God for Grown-ups presents a concept of God as the infinite intelligence of the universe. It avoids… Read More

Posted: May 20, 2020 by

Kabbalat Shabbat Readings for May 15, 2020

Join us as we lavish care in celebrating Kabbalat Shabbat (קַבָּלַת שַׁבָּת; literally “Reception of the Shabbat“). We begin before nightfall so as to add from the weekday to the holy day. Download or view the prayers and song sheet for this week’s Kabbalat Shabbat:

Posted: May 15, 2020 by

Rabbi Annie Lewis Leads Pause for Prayer

BZBI’s Rabbi Annie Lewis is the Co-president of the Philadelphia Board of Rabbis and in that role was asked by the Mayor’s Office of Public Engagement to lead the weekly Prayer Pause for Philadelphia on May 3, 2020. The moving prayer provided by Rabbi Annie was broadcast of Facebook Live, and can be viewed here.

Posted: May 4, 2020 by

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