What would happen if every Jew around the world kept ONE SHABBAT – THE SAME SHABBAT? What would the power of such unity and collective spirituality do not just for the Jewish People, but for the entire world? Join Ruth as she speaks with Rabbi Nitzan Bergman, Executive Director of the Etz Chaim Center in Baltimore, MD, to discuss the “International Shabbat Project”.
Ruth Guggenheim is the Executive Director of Jews for Judaism East. Prior to her appointment as Executive Director in 2008, Ruth served as the Director of Development and Public Relations (2000-2008) and was one of the organization’s founding members. In 2011, Ruth was nominated among only 300 individuals in North America for the prestigious "Outstanding Jewish Communal Professional Award." Ruth was Executive Director of the Baltimore Chapter of Hadassah (1998-2000); the Director of Home-Ownership Services for Comprehensive Housing Assistance Inc. [CHAI] (1987-1998), an agency of The Associated: Jewish Community Federation; and a secular and religious schoolteacher (1975-1984).View All Posts >>