Our Mountain Light UUC Treasurer, Ed Wolpert, will present our 2019-2020 Pledge Drive.
Speaker: Ed Wolpert
Sunday, 2018 SEP 16
Dr. Ed Wolpert
Israel in 2018: It’s Complicated
Three Areas of conflict: UltraOrthodox Israelis/Other Israeli Jews, Israeli Jews/Israeli Arabs,
JEWS IN ISRAEL
There are 6.6 million Jews in Israel.
Classification by observance to Jewish teaching:
1.Charadim (ultraorthodox) … read more.
This service will be devoted to Holocaust Remembrance and Anti-semitism. There will be a special candle lighting and poem in memory of the nine million killed in the Holocaust, including six million Jews, as well as homosexuals, gypsies, and political dissidents.
After a brief introduction about Judaism, Anti-Semitism, and Jews in America, Mountain Light member Ed Wolpert will share his personal experiences and reflections on growing up Jewish in a non-Jewish milieu.
Our Speaker is MLUUC member, Ed Wolpert. He will speak to us about his unique experience as a father. Plan on some surprises. After the service, we will have a Fathers’ Day cookout. Please feel free to bring a dish to share.