Shavuot

The Season of the Giving of Our Torah
The Feast of Weeks

Jvillage Network Shavuot Holiday Guide

In 2019 KAM-Isaiah Israel will host Tikkum Leyl Shavuot on Saturday, June 8.  Morning services will be held at CRZ on Sunday and Monday, June 9 and 10.  Our 2018 observance appears below for your information.

On Saturday evening, May 19, 2018, Tikkun Leyl Shavuot at Rodfei Zedek with KAM-Isaiah Israel.

  • 7:45 p.m. — Seudah Shlisheet – light dinner
  • 8:45 p.m. — Maariv - Festival evening service
  • 9:15 p.m. — Shavuot speaker:  David Gottlieb will explore the Musar movement with us, through the topic, "Eyes Downward, Heart Heavenward:  The Ramban's Letter to His Son and the Jewish Ethical Tradition."

David Gottlieb, a Hyde Park native, will receive his Ph.D. in the History of Judaism from the University of Chicago Divinity School next month.  He teaches and writes on the influence of rabbinic midrash on Jewish cultural memory.  He is also a student and teacher of Jewish ethical and contemplative traditions.  David is a co‑founder of Full Circle Communities, Inc., a nonprofit affordable housing development company, for which he served as executive director from 2003 to 2017.

To sign up for dinner, email [email protected] or call the office by date tba.

The Season of the Giving of Our TorahServices at CRZ in the Glick Chapel:

Sunday, May 20
  9:30 a.m. – Morning Services

Monday, May 21
  9:30 a.m. – Morning Services
11:00 a.m. – Yizkor Memorial Service

There will be a light cheesecake and fruit kiddush after services on both days.

"The World Rests on Three Pillars:
  Hatorah, Haavoda, v'Gmilut Chasadim
Study of the Torah, Worship, and Acts of Lovingkindness."
      (Pirke Avot)