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Erev Shabbat Services – Special Guest – David Saperstein

February 23 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

SPECIAL GUEST: AMBASSADOR DAVID SAPERSTEIN
FRIDAY EVENING FEBRUARY 23, 2018
AT 7:30 pm EREV SHABBAT SERVICE
Rabbi David Saperstein joins TBI this year in honor of our Centennial
Celebration and to commemorate the Yahrzeits of Rabbi S. Felix
Mendelsohn z”l and Rabbi Ernst M. Lorge z”l. Rabbi Saperstein served
as Ambassador-at-Large for International Religious Freedom during
the Obama Administration and has now returned to the Union for Reform Judaism as
Senior Advisor for Policy and Strategy. Described as one of the country’s most influential
Rabbi’s, Ambassador Saperstein served as the director and chief legal counsel at the URJ’s
Religious Action Center in Washington for more than 30 years. There, he advocated on a
broad range of social justice issues. He directed a staff who provided extensive legislative and
programmatic materials to elected officials and their staffs as well to synagogues, Federations
and Jewish Community Relations Councils nationwide, coordinating social action education
programs that train nearly 3,000 Jewish adults, youth, rabbinic and lay leaders each year.

Details

Date:
February 23
Time:
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Organizer

Rabbi Weinberg

Venue

Temple Beth Israel
3601 W. Dempster Street
Skokie, IL 60076 United States
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Phone:
847-675-0951
Website:
tbiskokie.org

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