Building a New Paradigm for American Jewry and Israel
Israel • 1h 0m
Minister Dr. Nachman Shai and Rabbis Elliot Cosgrove, Ammiel Hirsch, and Chaim Steinmetz, moderated by Rabbi Lori Koffman
What is the future of Israel-diaspora Jewish relations? Explore this question with Dr. Nachman Shai, Israel’s new Minister of Diaspora Affairs, and a panel of Reform, Conservative, and Orthodox rabbis. They will discuss building a new model to guide the relationship between American Jewry and Israel – one based on mutual respect, dialogue, and responsibility.
This program is presented in partnership with Stephen Wise Free Synagogue, Congregation Kehilath Jeshurun, and the Consulate General of Israel in New York
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