What does the death of Sara have to do with King David?

Parsha with Rabbi Kravitz - Chayei Sarah

What does the deal of Sara have to do with King David? Welcome to another episode of Parsha with Rabbi Kravitz. This week’s Parsha is Chayei Sarah. The Parsha opens by telling us that Sarah dies at age 127 and is buried in the Machpelah Cave in Hebron, which Abraham purchases from Ephron the Hittite [Read More]

SEEKING GOD: Faith & Doubt

SEEKING GOD: Faith and Doubt with Rabbi Michael Skobac is the “sixth” of a 6-part lecture series called: DEEPENING JEWISH EXPERIENCE: The Spiritual Dimension. If you want to deepen your understanding of Judaism, are seeking more from your Jewish experience, or are just curious — then this seminar is for you! In six stimulating sessions, [Read More]

JEWISH PRAYER & MEDITATION

JEWISH PRAYER & MEDITATION: Connecting with God with Rabbi Michael Skobac is the “third” of a 6-part lecture series called: DEEPENING JEWISH EXPERIENCE: The Spiritual Dimension If you want to deepen your understanding of Judaism, are seeking more from your Jewish experience, or are just curious — then this seminar is for you! In six [Read More]

SHABBAT & JEWISH HOLIDAYS

SHABBAT & HOLIDAYS: Creating Islands in Time with Rabbi Michael Skobac is the “fourth” of a 6-part lecture series called: DEEPENING JEWISH EXPERIENCE: The Spiritual Dimension If you want to deepen your understanding of Judaism, are seeking more from your Jewish experience, or are just curious — then this seminar is for you! In six [Read More]

INTERMARRIAGE – Why Marry Jewish?

What accounts for the steadily rising rates of intermarriage over the past 50 years? What are the chances that children of a mixed marriage will grow up identifying with Judaism? This lecture explores this disturbing development and offers the Jewish community some positive suggestions to help turn this crisis around. Questions should be directed to [Read More]