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Hardly Strictly Selichot Unplugged Recap

This past Saturday evening, Jews from all over the city visited Congregation Beth Sholom to mark our entrance into the final days of preparation for the Yamim Noraim (“the Days of Awe”). A joint production of Beth Sholom, The Kitchen, Kehillah San Francisco, and Congregation Anshey Sfard, Hardly Strictly Selichot Unplugged made for a special […] http://bethsholomsf.org/hardly-strictly-selichot-unplugged-recap-2/ Continue Reading...

Hardly Strictly Selichot Unplugged

Hardly Strictly Selichot Unplugged Sing in the “Season of Awe”! Congregation Beth Sholom,The Kitchen, Kehillah San Francisco, and Congregation Anshey Sfardco-present a rollicking musical exploration of the traditional Selichot liturgy. September 16, 2017 9 – 10 p.m., Special “Heart Opening” Havdalah    w/ Moshav (for young adults) 10 – 11:30 p.m., Broken Prayer & Its Repair: […] http://bethsholomsf.org/hardly-strictly-selichot-unplugged-2/ Continue Reading...

A Parnas Fellowship Evening @ SFJAZZ

As a special thank you to members of the CBS Parnas Fellowship for their generosity and dedication to our community, this past Thursday evening Rabbi Glazer and the CBS Board of Directors hosted a special concert tribute to the songbook of the late, great Leonard Cohen (z”l) at SFJAZZ. The concert also functioned as a […] http://bethsholomsf.org/a-parnas-fellowship-evening-sfjazz/ Continue Reading...

Tisha B’Av

“Goin’ to leave this Broke-down Palace On my hands and my knees I will roll roll roll Make myself a bed by the waterside In my time – in my time – I will roll roll roll.“ Why bother fasting on Tisha B’Av? Broke-down Palace was first performed here, in San Francisco, on August 18, 1970, […] http://bethsholomsf.org/tisha-bav/ Continue Reading...

Religion after Religio

Rabbi Glazer will present a talk entitled Religion after Religio: Unbinding the Binding of Isaac, Jesus Christ, & Joan of Arc through Zen on Monday, April 4, at 7 p.m., in the Board Room. His presentation considers how religion binds “the finite to the infinite, revelation to reason, matter to ghost” by focusing on the […] http://bethsholomsf.org/religion-after-religio/ Continue Reading...

Harp Society Workshop and Recital

Mark your calendars for Sunday, April 10. From 6:30 – 8 p.m., award winning harpist, composer, and teacher Julia Kay Jamieson will present a recital in the CBS sanctuary. This special program will include music by Renié, de Falla, Ellington, A-ha, Tournier, Piazolla, Mercury, Leonard Cohen, and more. A more traditional harp repertoire will be […] http://bethsholomsf.org/harp-society-workshop-recital/ Continue Reading...