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Temple Beth Am in Los Angeles celebrates traditional and innovative Judaism and inspires lifelong learning in a warm, embracing community. With creative approaches to traditional prayer, a welcoming ethos that nourishes the soul, and a commitment to rigorous study of our tradition, Temple Beth Am has been a flagship institution of Conservative Judaism since its founding in 1934. These podcasts share our sermons, classes and other activities. Our goal is to reach out and enhance the learning and spiritual life of our congregants and listeners around the world.

Temple Beth Am in Los Angeles celebrates traditional and innovative Judaism and inspires lifelong learning in a warm, embracing community. With creative approaches to traditional prayer, a welcoming ethos that nourishes the soul, and a commitment to rigorous study of our tradition, Temple Beth Am has been a flagship institution of Conservative Judaism since its founding in 1934. These podcasts share our sermons, classes and other activities. Our goal is to reach out and enhance the learning and spiritual life of our congregants and listeners around the world.

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United States

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Temple Beth Am in Los Angeles celebrates traditional and innovative Judaism and inspires lifelong learning in a warm, embracing community. With creative approaches to traditional prayer, a welcoming ethos that nourishes the soul, and a commitment to rigorous study of our tradition, Temple Beth Am has been a flagship institution of Conservative Judaism since its founding in 1934. These podcasts share our sermons, classes and other activities. Our goal is to reach out and enhance the learning and spiritual life of our congregants and listeners around the world.

Language:

English


Episodes

Sources Through Srugim: Trust Your Partner!

4/14/2021
Rabbis Rebecca Schatz and Josh Pernick lead a discussion of important issues raised in the hit Israeli TV series "Srugim" (available on Amazon Prime) and their relationship to halakha (Jewish Law). Each podcast in this series will address an issue raised in a specific episode of "Srugim". This podcast is based on season 2 episode 10. The discussion was conducted via Zoom on April 14. 2021. Special Guest: Rabbi Josh Pernick.

Duration:01:07:52

Rashi Class: Shemot/Exodus 3:16

4/14/2021
Rashi Class, a weekly exploration of Torah featuring a deep dive on the text and lively conversation focused on an 11th-century French commentary, conducted by Rabbi Adam Kligfeld at Temple Beth Am, Los Angeles, on April 14, 2021, this week beginning with Shemot/Exodus 3:16. (Zoom/Facebook)

Duration:00:52:59

Siddur Class #49: Weekday Amidah - First Bracha: Avot - Part 6

4/13/2021
Rabbi Avi Havivi's siddur class at Temple Beth Am Los Angeles in the main sanctuary and via Zoom - April 6, 2021. Special Guest: Rabbi Avi Havivi.

Duration:00:28:21

Shabbat Teaching: Tazria-Metzora 5781 Shabbat Afternoon Beyond the Gender Binary

4/10/2021
Rabbi Hillary Chorny's Shabbath Teaching at Temple Beth Am, Los Angeles, on April 10, 2021. (Livestream/Zoom)

Duration:00:31:15

Shabbat Teaching: Debilitating Silence

4/10/2021
Rabbi Rebecca Schatz 's Shabbat Teaching at Temple Beth Am, Los Angeles, on April 10, 2021. (Livestream/Zoom)

Duration:00:21:54

Exploring the Parasha: Shmini - Leviticus 9:22-24

4/9/2021
Rabbis Rebecca Schatz and Matt Shapiro lead a discussion of the most interesting stories, verses and themes in the weekly parasha. This discussion was conducted at Temple Beth Am Los Angeles via Zoom on April 9, 2021. Special Guest: Rabbi Matt Shapiro.

Duration:01:02:39

Sources Through Srugim: Infertility in Halakha

4/8/2021
Rabbis Rebecca Schatz and Josh Pernick lead a discussion of important issues raised in the hit Israeli TV series "Srugim" (available on Amazon Prime) and their relationship to halakha (Jewish Law). Each podcast in this series will address an issue raised in a specific episode of "Srugim". This podcast is based on season 2 episode 9. The discussion was conducted via Zoom on April 7. 2021. Special Guest: Rabbi Josh Pernick.

Duration:01:08:14

Rashi Class: Shemot/Exodus 3:15

4/7/2021
Rashi Class, a weekly exploration of Torah featuring a deep dive on the text and lively conversation focused on an 11th-century French commentary, conducted by Rabbi Adam Kligfeld at Temple Beth Am, Los Angeles, on April 7, 2021, this week beginning with Shemot/Exodus 3:15. (Zoom/Facebook)

Duration:00:44:42

Siddur Class #48: Weekday Amidah - First Bracha: Avot - Part 5

4/6/2021
Rabbi Avi Havivi's siddur class at Temple Beth Am Los Angeles -April 6, 2021 in the main sanctuary and via Zoom. Special Guest: Rabbi Avi Havivi.

Duration:00:36:01

Eighth Day of Passover: Yiskor

4/4/2021
Rabbi Adam Kligfeld's Yiskor Sermon at Temple Beth Am, Los Angeles on April 4, 2021. (Livestream/Zoom)

Duration:00:12:33

Shabbat Teaching: Aaron's Silence (Parshat Sh'mini)

4/3/2021
Rabbinic Intern Rachel Cohn's Shabbath Teaching at Temple Beth Am, Los Angeles, on April 3, 2021. (Livestream/Zoom) Special Guest: Rabbinic Intern Rachel Cohn.

Duration:00:23:29

Seventh Day of Passover

4/3/2021
Rabbi Gordon Bernat-Kunin's Passover Sermon at Temple Beth Am, Los Angeles on April 3, 2021. (Livestream/Zoom) Special Guest: Rabbi Gordon Bernat-Kunin.

Duration:00:12:34

Exploring the Parasha – Pesach: Song of the Sea

4/2/2021
Rabbi Rebecca Schatz is joined by Rabbinic students Brett Kopin and Jacki Honig to lead a discussion of the most interesting stories, verses and themes in the weekly parasha. Rabbi Shapiro is on vacation this week. This discussion was conducted at Temple Beth Am Los Angeles via Zoom on April 2 2021.

Duration:01:22:13

Meditation and Mindfulness with Rabbi Adam Kligfeld

4/2/2021
Rabbi Adam Kligfeld offers up short bursts of meditation infused with imagery, wisdom, and the rhythms of our Jewish calendar, including selected verses from the Torah. Many of these meditations are performed in sitting positions; some standing. Simply find yourself a comfortable space and let Rabbi Kligfeld's voice and direction guide you into a world of serenity and tranquility.

Duration:00:14:41

Sources Through Srugim: Questions About The Series

3/31/2021
Rabbis Rebecca Schatz leads a discussion of important issues raised in the hit Israeli TV series "Srugim" (available on Amazon Prime) and their relationship to halakha (Jewish Law). This podcast is a general discussion of questions raised so far in the "Srugim" series. Pernick is taking the week off for Pesach. The discussion was conducted via Zoom on March 31. 2021.

Duration:00:53:15

Rashi Class: Shemot/Exodus 3:15

3/31/2021
Rashi Class, a weekly exploration of Torah featuring a deep dive on the text and lively conversation focused on an 11th-century French commentary, conducted by Rabbi Adam Kligfeld at Temple Beth Am, Los Angeles, on March 31, 2021, this week beginning with Shemot/Exodus 3:15. (Zoom/Facebook)

Duration:00:47:49

Second Day Of Passover: 5781 (2021)

3/29/2021
Rabbi Michael Berenbaum's Passover Sermon at Temple Beth Am, Los Angeles, on March 29, 2021. (Livestream/Zoom) Special Guest: Rabbi Michael Berenbaum.

Duration:00:06:58

First Day of Passover 5781 (2021)

3/28/2021
Rabbi Matt Shapiro 's Passover Sermon at Temple Beth Am, Los Angeles, on March 28, 2021. (Livestream/Zoom) Special Guest: Rabbi Matt Shapiro.

Duration:00:24:48

Shabbath Teaching: Tzav/Shabbat HaGadol

3/27/2021
Rabbi Adam Kligfeld, Rabbi-Cantor Hillary Chorny and Rabbi Rebecca Schatz 's Shabbat Teaching at Temple Beth Am, Los Angeles, on March 27, 2021. (Livestream/Zoom)

Duration:00:22:33

Exploring the Parasha: Tzav - Leviticus 6:5-6

3/26/2021
Rabbis Rebecca Schatz and Matt Shapiro lead a discussion of the most interesting stories, verses and themes in the weekly parasha. This discussion was conducted at Temple Beth Am Los Angeles via Zoom on March 26 2021. Special Guest: Rabbi Matt Shapiro.

Duration:01:02:57