Sukkat Shalom and Justice Week

Posted: September 11th, 2013

Dear Friends,
 
As Director of our CTS Center for Jewish, Christian and Islamic Studies, I invite you to please join us for the following:
 
Sukkat Shalom and Justice Week, Sept. 18-25
 
Wednesday, September 18
Help build the Sukkah 4-6:30 p.m.
Potluck and interfaith celebration 6:30-8:00 p.m.
Share an interfaith celebration of this thanksgiving festival, including building our geodesic dome sukkah, followed by a brief service and potluck dinner with diverse food traditions.
 
Sunday, September 22
Creating food justice: 3-6:30 p.m.
Glean produce for local food pantries
with K.A.M. Isaiah Israel Synagogue’s Food Justice and Sustainability Program
 
Film and Faith Series: 7 p.m.
The Gatekeepers - Nominated as “best documentary feature,” Academy Awards.
For the first time in history, six former heads of Israel’s secret service reflect publicly on their actions. Dinner will be served.
 
An RSVP is always appreciated.  You can sign up on the third floor bulletin board, or send an email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
 
I look forward to sharing this amazing Jewish festival with all of you.
 
-Rachel
 
Rabbi Rachel S. Mikva
Herman Schaalman Professor in Jewish Studies
Director, Center for Jewish, Christian and Islamic Studies