Virtual Tisha b’Av Study Session on National and Personal Loneliness

Alas! Lonely Lies the City (Lamentations 1 : 1 )

 

Virtual Tisha b’Av Study Session on National and Personal Loneliness

With the participation of

The President of the State of Israel
Mr. Reuven (Ruvi) Rivlin

 

Speakers:
Opening remarks – President Rivlin

Adina Bar Shalom, Israel Prize Laureate, Founder of the first Haredi college in Israel
Rabbi Rick Jacobs, President of the Union for Reform Judaism in North America
Rabbi Julie Schonfeld, former CEO of the Conservative Movement’s Rabbinical Assembly of North America
Yochi Brandes, Author
Avinoam Bar-Yosef, President of the Jewish People Policy Institute
Closing Remarks: Isaac Herzog, Chairman of the Jewish Agency for Israel

Moderator: Shmuel Rosner, Jewish People Policy Institute

The event is co-hosted by the Jewish People Policy Institute
and will be live broadcasted on the President’s Residence website and the President’s Facebook page.

Tuesday, July 28, 2020, at 17:00 (Israel time)

Simultaneous English/Hebrew translation will be provided

Click here to download selected readings for the event