Dr. Oded Lipschits, Professor of Jewish History at Tel Aviv University, will deliver a lecture titled “The Myth of the Empty Land and The Myth of the Mass Return – A New Look on the History of Judah under Babylonian and Persian Rule.” Dr. Lipschits’ research focuses on the history and administration of Judah and the Judeans under Assyrian, Babylonian, and Persian rule. In addition, he has directed archaeological excavations at Ramat Rahel, and the Ellah Valley Regional Project and the Lautenschläger Azekah Expedition.
* Alternatively, our Community Lag B'Omer Celebration at 12:30 *
Chicago a cappella's new program shines a spotlight on emotionally powerful and beautiful Jewish a cappella music from around the world, including South Africa, Canada, Israel, Europe and elsewhere—even Yiddish tango! Find out what happens when traditional musical styles intermingle with
A Musical Performance and Unique Collaboration Commemorating the 70th Anniversary of The Warsaw Ghetto Uprising
Members of Rodfei Zedek annually help in the delivery of Ma'ot Chitim (food packages) for the High Holidays and Passover. The recipients are very grateful, the Ma'ot Chitim of Greater Chicago organizers are very grateful for our participation, and it's a mitzvah! If you're in good shape and are looking around for a new mitzvah to take on, c