At our most recent Pride Shabbat, Nadav Shachmon discusses the challenges and opportunities relating to the intersectionality of gay and religious Jewish identities in Israel. He also discusses what it means to be a Shaliach - an emissary of Israel that goes out into the world to strengthen Jewish identity and connection to the state of Israel.
More events coming in 2019
Embracing Diversity in our Community.
6:30 pm - June 22, 2018 at the
Chapel at Rye Presbyterian Church
Join us for our Pride Shabbat service with special a special guest speaker, readings, and reflections that celebrate diversity and solidarity with the LGBTQ community.
Alyx Bernstein (she/her/hers) is a Junior at Solomon Schechter School of Westchester in Hartsdale, NY. She is a writer, journalist, activist, and motivational speaker. Alyx is passionate about creating a more exciting, forward thinking, inclusive Jewish community, and is an avid fan of the West Wing and musical theater.
She'll be talking about her experiences finding faith, spirituality, and strength as a transgender lesbian Jew.