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Hillula/Memorial for Rabbi Kalanymous Shapira, “Inner Security in Perilous Times”

Sunday, October 30 @ 11:00 am 1:00 pm

Hillula, or memorial, for Rabbi Kalonymous Kalman Shapira, an influential and spiritual teacher who taught meditation, counseled and led services in the Warsaw Ghetto. He perished on this day in a Polish labor camp on a day called the Harvest Action by the Third Reich along with 43,000 other Jewish prisoners.

Our guest speaker for this day of remembrance will be Rabbi Deb Kolodny. Her topic for reflection and text study will be Inner Security in Perilous Times.

Rabbi Deb is a veteran of several social justice movements, bringing a spiritual perspective and an activist’s passion to racial and economic justice, women’s, environmental, peace and LGBTQI+ causes since 1980.

Rabbi Kolodny’s talk will be broadcast on zoom. Masks are required for in-person attendance. Register at office(@)templeisraelgreenfield.org for the zoom link.

This program will be free and open to the public. Donations are greatly appreciated.

27 Pierce Street
Greenfield, MA 01301 United States
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413-773-5884