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Installation Celebration

The Installation weekend contonues at our fall cocktail party to honor our glorious past and our bright future. Celebrate with our Rodeph Shalom community as we rejoice at this time of joy. 

Join us in honoring Rabbi Maderer by attending this fall fundraiser. You can laud Rabbi Maderer and support our congregation. 

A limited live auction will give you the opportunity to bid on exciting experiences and futher support the Congregation. 

Cocktail attire. 

RSVP by October 21. 

Questions? Contact Shelley Sauders (267-930-7289). 

Pizza & Lemonade Party

In celebration of the installation of Rabbi Jill Maderer, as our new senior rabbi, Families with Young Children, Berkman Mercaz Limud/Confirmation Academy, and Buerger Early Learning Center families are invited to a pizza and lemonade party before the Shabbat service. $10 Adult / $5 Child. RSVP, by clicking here

Munch & Mitzvah

Please join the camaraderie of Caring Community's Munch & Mitzvah when we gather to assemble festive gift bags for our fellow members who cannot participate in congregational life here on site. Bring your own lunch. Snacks will be served.

We also need volunteers to deliver. This is a simple and meaningful opportunity to connect with members of our RS Family whom we don't often get to see. Munchies will be provided. We will finish assembling bags on December 13 at 5:00pm.

Philly is Charolttesville March & Rally

We ask you to join us on Wednesday, August 16th at 7:00 PM in a march and rally under the banner of "Unmasking White Supremacy in Philadelphia." POWER clergy and laity will be joined by allies (32 BJ SEIU, UNITE HERE!, PFT, 1199C, 215 People's Alliance, Juntos, Women's March PA, and Media Mobilizing) in the fight for social justice as we pull back the veil on injustice within our own borders.

7:00 PM - Gather outside Congregation Rodeph Shalom Synagogue (615 N. Broad Street)

Mitzvah Meals

All are welcome to help shop, cook, bake, and/or deliver meals to congregants who can't get to RS easily due to health, recent birth, or mourning a loss.  Meals are prepared on the second Wednesday of each month from 5-7 PM in the RS kitchen.
Kitchen Lead: Stacey Spector

Mitzvah Meals

All are welcome to help shop, cook, bake, and/or deliver meals to congregants who can't get to RS easily due to health, recent birth, or mourning a loss.  Meals are prepared on the second Wednesday of each month from 5-7 PM in the RS kitchen.
Kitchen Lead: Stacey Spector

Mitzvah Meals

All are welcome to help shop, cook, bake, and/or deliver meals to congregants who can't get to RS easily due to health, recent birth, or mourning a loss.  Meals are prepared on the second Wednesday of each month from 5-7 PM in the RS kitchen.
Kitchen Lead: Todd Cohen

Tot Shabbat

Tot Shabbat is a time for babies, tots and preschoolers and their families to gather for singing, dancing and storytelling. The "service" is led by our rabbis and cantor and is followed by an animal cracker and challah oneg.

Tot Shabbat

Tot Shabbat is a time for babies, tots and preschoolers and their families to gather for singing, dancing and storytelling. The "service" is led by our rabbis and cantor and is followed by an animal cracker and challah oneg.

Tot Shabbat

Tot Shabbat is a time for babies, tots and preschoolers and their families to gather for singing, dancing and storytelling. The "service" is led by our rabbis and cantor and is followed by an animal cracker and challah oneg.

Tot Shabbat

Tot Shabbat is a time for babies, tots and preschoolers and their families to gather for singing, dancing and storytelling. The "service" is led by our clergy and is followed by an animal cracker and challah oneg.

Tot Shabbat

Tot Shabbat is a time for babies, tots and preschoolers and their families to gather for singing, dancing and storytelling. The "service" is led by our clergy and is followed by an animal cracker and challah oneg.

Tot Shabbat

Tot Shabbat is a time for babies, tots and preschoolers and their families to gather for singing, dancing and storytelling. The "service" is led by our clergy and is followed by an animal cracker and challah oneg.

Tot Shabbat

Tot Shabbat is a time for babies, tots and preschoolers and their families to gather for singing, dancing and storytelling. The "service" is led by our rabbis and cantor and is followed by an animal cracker and challah oneg.

Tot Shabbat

Tot Shabbat is a time for babies, tots and preschoolers and their families to gather for singing, dancing and storytelling. The "service" is led by our rabbis and cantor and is followed by an animal cracker and challah oneg.

Our Prayer Book As A Prism for Our Own Aging

Join us as we explore the background of our prayers and how they can provide a pathway to our sacred aging.
Rabbi Address* will lead these conversations and Rabbi Jill Maderer will facilitate the final session to help us process our learning together.
Topic: Kaddish
The power of memory and the impact of legacy. Our own search for meaning and the transition in life from the material to the spiritual.

Bring your own vegetarian dinner of a snack to share.

Our Prayer Book As A Prism for Our Own Aging

Join us as we explore the background of our prayers and how they can provide a pathway to our sacred aging.
Rabbi Address* will lead these conversations and Rabbi Jill Maderer will facilitate the final session to help us process our learning together.
Topic: Sh'ma/V'ahavta & Hashkeveinu 

Sh'ma/V'ahavta
Judaism as a "holistic" model for life. The inter-connection of mind, body and soul. How this
impacts a Jewish view of health and wellness as we age.

Our Prayer Book As A Prism for Our Own Aging (Class Canceled)

Tonight's class is canceled due to the vigil for the tradgedy in Las Vegas taking place at the same time. 

 

Join us as we explore the background of our prayers and how they can provide a pathway to our sacred aging.
Rabbi Address* will lead these conversations and Rabbi Jill Maderer will facilitate the final session to help us process our learning together.
Topic: Sh'ma/V'ahavta
Judaism as a "holistic" model for life. The inter-connection of mind, body and soul. How this
impacts a Jewish view of health and wellness as we age.

Our Prayer Book As A Prism for Our Own Aging

Join us as we explore the background of our prayers and how they can provide a pathway to our sacred aging.
Rabbi Address* will lead these conversations and Rabbi Jill Maderer will facilitate the final session to help us process our learning together.
Topic: Ma'ariv Aruvim and Ahavat Olom:
God the Creator? To whom or what are we praying? How do I define this idea of God as I age?
A look at how Judaism encourages us to evolve our own theology

Bring your own vegetarian dinner of a snack to share.

Our Prayer Book As A Prism for Our Own Aging

Join us as we explore the background of our prayers and how they can provide a pathway to our sacred aging.
Rabbi Address* will lead these conversations and Rabbi Jill Maderer will facilitate the final session to help us process our learning together.
Topic: Kabbalat Shabbat: Candles, Wine and Challah
What is the purpose and value and place of religious ritual? What does it  mean to bless and "be" blessed?
Can our Shabbat be "fixed", or fluid?

Bring your own vegetarian dinner of a snack to share.

ReadRS

ReadRS  next book  selection  is  Levittown  by  David  Kushner
Levittown  is  the story  of  the  first  African-American  family  to  move  into  an  iconic  Pennsylvania  suburb  60  years  ago. It  is  the  true  story  of  ordinary  people  taking  an  extraordinary  stand.

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