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Kabbalat Shabbat and Potluck Dinner

Upcoming Sessions

1. Friday, December 21, 2018 • 13 Tevet 5779

7:00 PM - 9:00 PMLutheran Church Of The Reformation 212 East Capitol St NE, Washington, DC 20003

2. Friday, January 18, 2019 • 12 Sh'vat 5779

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM212 East Capitol Street NE, Washington DC, 20003; Room: St. John's I

3. Friday, February 15, 2019 • 10 Adar I 5779

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM212 East Capitol Street NE, Washington DC, 20003; Room: St. John's I

4. Friday, March 15, 2019 • 8 Adar II 5779

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM212 East Capitol Street NE, Washington DC, 20003; Room: St. John's I

5. Friday, April 19, 2019 • 14 Nisan 5779

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM212 East Capitol Street NE, Washington DC, 20003; Room: St. John's I
Past Sessions
Friday, November 16, 2018 • 8 Kislev 5779 - 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM - Lutheran Church Of The Reformation 212 East Capitol St NE, Washington, DC 20003
Friday, September 21, 2018 • 12 Tishrei 5779 - 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM - Lutheran Church Of The Reformation 212 East Capitol St NE, Washington, DC 20003
Friday, August 17, 2018 • 6 Elul 5778 - 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM - Lutheran Church Of The Reformation 212 East Capitol St NE, Washington, DC 20003
Friday, July 20, 2018 • 8 Av 5778 - 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM - Lutheran Church Of The Reformation 212 East Capitol St NE, Washington, DC 20003
Friday, June 15, 2018 • 2 Tammuz 5778 - 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM - Lutheran Church Of The Reformation 212 East Capitol St NE, Washington, DC 20003
Friday, April 13, 2018 • 28 Nisan 5778 - 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM - Lutheran Church Of The Reformation 212 East Capitol St NE, Washington, DC 20003

Our Kabbalat Shabbat service at 7 p.m., October 19, will include participation HIAS’ National Refugee Shabbat, during which Jews across the country will consider the plight of refugees. The parsha (Torah portion) for this shabbat will be Lech Lecha, which describes the beginning of the experience of wandering in search of freedom for the Jewish people. This makes it a particularly meaningful opportunity to deepen our understanding of today’s global refugee crisis,

 

There are now more than 65 million people who have fled their homes due to persecution and violence. Before October 19, one way to learn more about the global refugee crisis is by viewing the film Human Flow, a documentary by internationally renowned artist, Ai Weiwei. With footage from 23 countries, this powerful film visually documents the staggering scale of the current global refugee crisis – the greatest human displacement since World War II. The film can be found on Amazon, iTunes, Youtube and other streaming media (see https://www.humanflow.com/watch-at-home/ for links.)

 

CLICK HERE TO PREVIEW THE MOVIE HUMAN FLOW (2 min. 26 sec.)

Hill Havurah stands with HIAS in seeking to alleviate the plight of refugees and we support the local Good Neighbor program in helping to re-settle refugees in the DC area. We hope you will join us on October 19 as we participate in National Refugee Shabbat.

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