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Recordings of the weekly Friday morning Torah study class at Kehillat Israel in Pacific Palisades, California as well as other events at K.I. including sermons, classes and public events. Kehillat Israel is an inclusive Jewish synagogue community, which honors diverse religious and spiritual backgrounds. Grounded in Jewish cultural and religious tradition, and guided by the core Reconstructionist principle to value both the wisdom of the past and the need for evolving belief and practice, KI seeks through prayer, learning and Tikkun Olam to create a sacred space in which its members of all ages may find meaning, purpose and joy.

Recordings of the weekly Friday morning Torah study class at Kehillat Israel in Pacific Palisades, California as well as other events at K.I. including sermons, classes and public events. Kehillat Israel is an inclusive Jewish synagogue community, which honors diverse religious and spiritual backgrounds. Grounded in Jewish cultural and religious tradition, and guided by the core Reconstructionist principle to value both the wisdom of the past and the need for evolving belief and practice, KI seeks through prayer, learning and Tikkun Olam to create a sacred space in which its members of all ages may find meaning, purpose and joy.

Location:

Pacific Palisades, CA

Description:

Recordings of the weekly Friday morning Torah study class at Kehillat Israel in Pacific Palisades, California as well as other events at K.I. including sermons, classes and public events. Kehillat Israel is an inclusive Jewish synagogue community, which honors diverse religious and spiritual backgrounds. Grounded in Jewish cultural and religious tradition, and guided by the core Reconstructionist principle to value both the wisdom of the past and the need for evolving belief and practice, KI seeks through prayer, learning and Tikkun Olam to create a sacred space in which its members of all ages may find meaning, purpose and joy.

Language:

English

Contact:

310 295-9963


Episodes

Behar III: Change Is Possible!

5/20/2022
Rabbi Amy Bernstein's weekly Torah study class at Kehillat Israel and via Zoom - Leviticus 25:29-26:2 - May 20, 2022.

Duration:00:47:49

Emor III: Occasions Sacred And Not

5/13/2022
Rabbi Amy Bernstein's weekly Torah study class at Kehillat Israel and via Zoom - Leviticus 23:23-24:23 - May 13, 2022

Duration:00:51:06

Kedoshim III: The Holiness Challenge

5/6/2022
Rabbi Amy Bernstein's weekly Torah study class at Kehillat Israel and via Zoom - Leviticus 19:15-20:27 - May 6, 2022

Duration:00:42:52

Acharei Mot III: Yasher Koach!

4/29/2022
Rabbi Amy Bernstein's weekly Torah study class at Kehillat Israel and via Zoom - Leviticus 17:1-18:30 - April 29. 2022

Duration:00:51:34

Why Do We Do That? - Class 2 - Havdalah

4/28/2022
Rabbi Bernstein takes an informative and entertaining look at why Jews do what they do. This class covers Havdalah customs including lighting a special candle and smelling spices. The class was conducted at Kehillat Israel and via Zoom on April 28, 2022.

Duration:00:43:45

Metzora III: Finding Hidden Sparks Of Holiness

4/8/2022
Rabbi Amy Bernstein's weekly Torah study class at Kehillat Israel and via Zoom - Leviticus 14:33-15:33 - April 8. 2022

Duration:00:54:00

Tazria III: The Power In Seeing Others

4/1/2022
Rabbi Amy Bernstein's weekly Torah study class at Kehillat Israel and via Zoom - Leviticus 13:29-59 - April 1. 2022

Duration:00:54:36

Why Do We Do That? - Class 1 - Shabbat

3/31/2022
Rabbi Bernstein takes an informative and entertaining look at why Jews do what they do. This class covers Shabbat customs including lighting candles, making Kiddush and blessing Challah. The class was conducted at Kehillat Israel and via Zoom on March 30, 2022.

Duration:00:55:36

Shemini III: Kashrut And Justice

3/25/2022
Rabbi Amy Bernstein's weekly Torah study class at Kehillat Israel and via Zoom - Leviticus 11:1-47 - March 25. 2022

Duration:00:47:48

Tzav III: Consumption And The Sacred

3/18/2022
Rabbi Amy Bernstein's weekly Torah study class via Zoom - Leviticus 8:1-36 - March 18. 2022

Duration:00:53:33

Vayikra III: Guilt and Purification

3/11/2022
Rabbi Amy Bernstein's weekly Torah study class via Zoom - Leviticus 4:27-5:26 - March 11, 2022

Duration:01:00:32

Pekudei III: The Mishkan vs. The Golden Calf

3/3/2022
Rabbi Amy Bernstein's weekly Torah study class via Zoom - Exodus 39:22-40:38 - March 4, 2022

Duration:00:53:21

Vayakhel: Where Is The Ark?

2/25/2022
Rabbi Amy Bernstein's weekly Torah study class via Zoom - guest teacher Rabbi Daniel Shar - Exodus 35:1-38L29 - February 25, 2022

Duration:00:43:53

KI Tisa III: Can We See God? Should We?

2/18/2022
Rabbi Amy Bernstein's weekly Torah study class via Zoom - Exodus 33:12-34:35 - February 18, 2022

Duration:00:51:09

Tetzaveh: Money and The Sacred

2/11/2022
Rabbi Amy Bernstein's weekly Torah study class via Zoom - guest teacher Rabbi Daniel Sher - Exodus 27:20 - February 11, 2022

Duration:00:43:45

Terumah III: Building A Place For God Among/Within Us

2/4/2022
Rabbi Amy Bernstein's weekly Torah study class via Zoom - Exodus 26:31-27:19 - February 4, 2022 This podcast includes videos. To view them click here (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cb060ZWWwJY&list=PLD31B3E147D26A623&index=19) and here (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LjWfLAPytXw&list=PLD31B3E147D26A623&index=17).

Duration:00:55:48

Mishpatim III: First Do, Then Hear

1/28/2022
Rabbi Amy Bernstein's weekly Torah study class via Zoom - Exodus 23:20-24:18 - January 28, 2022

Duration:01:00:43

1 Topic, 2 Rabbis, 3 Plus Opinions - The Letter of the Law vs. The Spirit of the Law

1/27/2022
Rabbis Amy Bernstein and Daniel Sher engage in a spirited discussion of a major issue facing liberal Jews: on what should Jewish practice be based... if anything? Among the subjects they touch on, based on their personal experiences, are Kashrut, tefillin, weaing a yamuke, tallit and circumcision. This disucssion took place via Zoom on January 26, 2022.

Duration:00:58:22

Yitro: Was Sinai An Initiation Rite?

1/21/2022
Rabbi Amy Bernstein's weekly Torah study class via Zoom - Exodus 18:1-20:23 - January 21, 2022

Duration:00:58:23

Beshalach III: The Slow And Difficult Weaning Of The Israelites

1/14/2022
Rabbi Amy Bernstein's weekly Torah study class via Zoom - Exodus 14:26-17:16 - January 14, 2022

Duration:00:52:00