Holy Hutzpah
R' Brous Responds to Las Vegas Mass Murder
“Enough with your thoughts and prayers. People are dying.”
Read Rabbi Brous’ Full Statement HERE. Then Act.
CALL TO ACTION:
Call your members of congress.
*Tell your House Member to oppose the Sportsmen Heritage and Recreational Enhancement Act (SHARE Act) which would deregulate gun silencers. It was pulled from the House floor today because of public outcry but may be brought back later. Keep calling!
*Tell your Senators to oppose Senate Bill 446, the concealed carry reciprocity bill.
Doing Justice
Everything Matters

Check out Minyan Tzedek for ways you can support disaster relief efforts in Puerto Rico, across the Caribbean, the Gulf states and Florida, Mexico and Northern California fire recovery and to learn how you can do justice.

Community Dinner
Shabbat Shalom...Let's Eat!
Shabbat Shalom...Let's Eat!

What’s Sushi B’Yahad? Musical, high-energy Kabbalat Shabbat service, followed by a delicious catered dinner of kosher sushi – with vegetarian options of course!

 

Friday, October 20:

6:15 pm, scotch & services

7:45 pm: dinner
RSVP to Sushi B’Yahad HERE!

What’s Sushi B’Yahad? Musical, high-energy Kabbalat Shabbat service, followed by a delicious catered dinner of kosher sushi – with vegetarian options of course!

 

 

Friday, October 20:

6:15 pm, scotch & services

7:45 pm: dinner
RSVP to Sushi B’Yahad HERE!
*services and dinner at Shalhevet High School, 910 Fairfax Ave*
*services and dinner at Shalhevet High School, 910 Fairfax Ave*
Preach
A National Call for Moral Revival

Uniting the poor against racism, war, poverty, and ecological devastation; Reviving Rev. Dr. King’s #PoorPeoplesCampaign to spark a #MoralRevival.

Auburn Seminary Senior Fellows Rabbi Sharon Brous and Bishop William Barber and other faith & community leaders speak out at LA Mass Meeting.

 

WATCH THE HIGHLIGHTS VIDEO.

Learning
Death Over Dinner

We’ll be continuing our exploration of death and dying (and living) in the coming months.

 

Check it Out.

*DoD Jewish Edition was created in partnership with Reboot and is supported by a generous grant from the Jewish Community Foundation of Los Angeles.

FAQ
Are you a synagogue or what?

Yes and no and kinda.

Words like “synagogue” can feel constraining, and we want to think expansively about what Jewish life can be. More FAQs here.

@SharonBrous' #lasvegas Call to Action: Call Your Reps. Learn what you can do: https://t.co/ZvpsLQ9df7 Find rep : https://t.co/icxHbbos8u
Enough thoughts & prayers. Read @SharonBrous' statement on this tragically preventable tragedy: https://t.co/Ioq6m0eMRp