A celebration of the life and work of Moishe Postone (1942–2018) will be held in Rockefeller Memorial Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Avenue, on Monday, October 22, 2018, at 4:00 pm. A reception will follow in the Ida Noyes Library, 1212 East 59th Street. All members of the university community, friends, family, and the public are invited to attend. Moishe was the Thomas E.
Sisterhood welcomes congregants and their friends – women and men – to our open meetings. This month Rabbi David Minkus will teach about the Conservative Movement's Halachic/legal process in his presentation, "Tradition and Change: A Story of Legal Innovation in the Conservative Movement."
Join us for Shabbat morning services and Kiddush lunch as we celebrate the seven-year anniversary of Cantor Rachel Rosenberg at Congregation Rodfei Zedek, and the beginning of our renewed commitment. We look forward to being inspired through the continued ruach, musicality and wisdom that Cantor Rachel brings to our community.
For your information, the Congregation Rodfei Zedek Atrium will once again serve as a polling place. The Atrium is fully occupied, but there are no restrictions on access to the building. Please contact the office if you have questions.
Join us once a month on Friday evenings for Shabbat B'Yachad (Shabbat "all together"), a joyful and spirited Friday evening service to welcome Shabbat. All ages including children enjoy our lively services with instruments and lots of singing. A community potluck dinner immediately follows in the Atrium.
5779 dates: October 19 and other Shabbats tba, 6:00-8:30 p.m.
The mitzvah continues! The annual Rodfei Zedek food drive benefiting the Hyde Park-Kenwood Food Pantry is now underway! Please fill a bag with non-perishable items and return it to the synagogue lobby by Friday, September 28. See this year's wish list and suggestions for year-round donations. Many thanks for your participation, and shana tova!