Wednesday, 22 June at 20:30
The Menachem Begin Heritage Center's weekly English program on Zoom continues this week with a special event for the Three Weeks, looking ahead to the Fast of Tisha B'Av next week:
"When Hillel served champagne to the beggars: Tisha B'Av, Unconditional Love and Shameless Greed" with Rabbi Gideon Sylvester
Rabbi Gideon Sylvester is the British United Synagogue's rabbi in Israel. He has worked as an adviser at the Office of the Prime Minister of Israel and taught Jewish approaches to Human Rights to American rabbinical students and Israelis studying at the Hebrew University. Rabbi Gideon is currently writing his doctorate at Bar Ilan University. Prior to making aliya, he served as rabbi of Radlett United Synagogue, developing it from an embryonic community into Britain's fastest growing Modern Orthodox synagogue.