Back to All Events

Shavuot Study, Prayer, and Tikkun Olam

  • Peninsula Temple Beth El 1700 Alameda de las Pulgas San Mateo, CA 94403 (map)

The Chosen People . . . for what?

The Chosen People Film.jpeg

Saturday, May 19, 7:00 pm

The Chosen People--A Film & Discussion About Jewish Identity

Join Rabbi Dennis Eisner to study this provocative theme.

This film thoughtfully illuminates the complexities of Jewish identity today. Multiple voices are allowed to speak, and each sheds light on the history, theology, and debates surrounding Judaism—its faith and people. Jew and non-Jew alike will profit from this film!
— Rabbi David Ellenson, Chancellor Emeritus of Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion

Shavuot Morning, Sunday, May 20
9:30 am  Yizkor Service and Blintz Brunch
11:30 am  SSH: Sunday Sandwich Hevre


Participate in the mitzvah of feeding hungry people. Lend your hands to help make over 350 sack lunches for hungry people on the Peninsula. The bag lunches will immediately be distributed by Samaritan House.