This Shabbat, just before Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, provides a great opportunity to reflect on the legacy of the civil rights struggle, the progress, and the many steps that remain incomplete. We will read and discuss some select writings of Abraham Joshua Heschel, one of the most visible Jewish religious participants with Dr. King in the 1965 march from Selma to Montgomery. To what extent do Heschel’s thoughts resonate with us? What do you think he might add today, were he still alive?
7:15 p.m. | Ben Gurion and Gefen Society Pre-Reception (by invitation only)8:00 p.m. | Generosity Gala Live Entertainment. Cocktail attire.Open bar & heavy hors d’oeuvres. […]
Join The Associated’s Insight Israel Forum for a virtual journey through Israel’s 75 year history, live from Israel with Israeli tour guide Shai Nahon. Bring […]