Intermountain Jewish News

Banner
Monday,
Mar 30th
Monthly View
Monthly View
Weekly View
Weekly View
Daily View
Daily View
Categories
Categories
Search
Search

Event: 'Rabbi Gershom Sizomu, Scholar-in-Residence (Boulder)'

Holidays & Religious
Education, fun fairs, special services, Shabbat retreats...all kinds of events surrounding Jewish holidays and religious days.
Date: Friday, October 25, 2013 At 06:00 PM
Duration: 1 Day
Contact Info:
Information, (303) 442-6605
Email:
URL:

Scholar-in-residence weekend at Bonai Shalom with Rabbi Gershom Sizomu, leader of the Abayudaya Jews of Uganda. With services, singing and discussion throughout Friday evening and Shabbat.

Read Chris Leppek's feature of this African Jewish community from the 2011 IJN Chanukah edition.



Search Calendar


IJN e-Edition

This is only a taste! Get full access to the IJN via our e-Edition, only $14.04 for IJN Print subscribers.

E-Edition subscribers get access to a complete digital replica of the IJN, which includes all special sections.

Get the IJN's free newsletter!

Shabbat Times

JTA News

Topol to receive Israel Prize lifetime achievement award

Marcy Oster Former diplomat Esther Herlitz will be recognized similarly, the Education Ministry said, at next month’s ceremonies on Israel’s Independence Day. ... [Link]

Brooklyn Jews attacked with paint

Julie Wiener New York police are investigating whether the two incidents were hate crimes. ... [Link]

Dodging bombs, Ukrainian Jewish war refugee flees hometown

Uriel Heilman Masha Shumatskaya is one of thousands of Jews who have fled rebel-held areas in eastern Ukraine. But she’s no ordinary refugee. ... [Link]

Prominent American-Israeli rabbi compares Obama to Haman

Julie Wiener Rabbi Shlomo Riskin, the longtime chief rabbi of Efrat, a West Bank settlement, made the comparison during a speech at Jerusalem’s Great Synagogue. ... [Link]

Jewish refugees safe from war, but facing economic crisis in Kiev

Ben Sales After fleeing embattled eastern Ukraine, internally displaced Jews find it hard to find work or places to live in Kiev, where many locals view them as hostile elements. ... [Link]

Gene Saks, award-winning director who worked with Neil Simon, dies at 93

Julie Wiener In 1987, Saks told The New York Times that his and Simon’s shared Jewish background was a factor in their compatibility. ... [Link]

Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein accused of sexual assault

Julie Wiener New York police questioned Weinstein after a 22-year-old woman said he groped her in a movie theater. ... [Link]

Ayelet Tsabari’s award-winning stories reflect Yemenite background, global outlook

Julie Wiener “I still long for Israel all the time,” says the expat Israeli, who has lived in Canada for 16 years. “This is why I write about [it] as much as I do. “ ... [Link]

Intermountain Jewish News • 1177 Grant Street • Denver, CO 80203 • 303 861 2234 • FAX 303 832 6942
email@ijn.com • larry@ijn.com • lori@ijn.com