Our Learning

Jewish study and learning is key to a rich Jewish life.  All people are invited to join us for our classes, lectures, and discussions as we delve as a community and as a family in the richness of Jewish tradition.

You can find all of our current online learning options by clicking here.

Mishkan HaNefesh book set online for the High Holy Days

Book Sets are $40 each

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Unable to purchase online? Contact Monika Singletary at monika@ourtemple.org to place your order via check.

There are multiple opportunities for lifelong learning at Temple Emanu-El!

Due to COVID 19, all classes will be held virtually until we are able to safely be together in person.

Mishkan Hanefesh Class – Wednesdays – August 5, 12, 19, 2020 – 6:00 to 7:00 PM – Come and learn about our New High Holy Day Prayer book, Mishkan HaNefesh, in this three-class series. This prayer book gives us a wealth of resources for finding new meaning in these High Holy Days. Through updated translations, readings, and poetry, as well as easily accessible transliteration and new liturgical innovations, Mishkan HaNefesh breathes new life into High Holy Day services.

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Elul Learning: Reflection and Introspection – Embracing a New Year – Thursdays – August 27 and September 3, 2020 – 6:00 to 7:00 PM – Join Rabbi Wright to lead us into the New Year with a two-part Elul class. Elul is the Hebrew month that precedes the High Holidays where we begin personal reflection.

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Modern Israel – Tuesdays – October 27, November 3 & 11, 2020 – 6:00 to 7:00 PM – More information coming soon!

RSVP to Monika Singletary, monika@ourtemple.org, or call, 205.933.8037, ext 213