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Saturday, March 19 • 1:00pm - 2:15pm
So You Fell Asleep During Services - Do You Still Count For a Minyan (And Other Neglected Texts That Are Loaded With Jewish Values!)

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Maybe because of my ADD and my free-associating mind, I have had little patience to plow through long sections of books, texts, etc.  I skip around, which is how I often discover things off the beaten track.  They appeal to me very much, and I spend a lot of time thinking about them and studying them with others. We will examine some of those texts our teachers never or rarely taught us because they are simply loaded with Jewish values, which are also often not touched on in our Jewish education.

This session is made possible by funds from The Covenant Foundation.


Speakers
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Danny Siegel

Danny Siegel has been called the “Mitzvah Maniac” and “The Pied Piper of Tzedakah” and, through his 30 books and more than 500 talks to Jewish groups, is no doubt more responsible than any single individual for the contemporary Jewish community’s focus on tikkun olam and... Read More →


Saturday March 19, 2016 1:00pm - 2:15pm
Gates of Prayer -- Library 4000 West Esplanade Avenue South, Metairie, LA 70002