Torah Portion

Acharei Mot - K’doshim

Leviticus 16:1-20:27
8 Iyar 5783
Haftarah: Amos 9:7-15

The Eternal One spoke to Moses after the death the two sons of Aaron who died when they drew too close to the presence of the Eternal. - Leviticus 16:1

The Eternal One spoke to Moses saying: "Speak to the whole Israelite community and say to them: You shall be holy, for I, the Eternal your God, am holy." - Leviticus 19:1-2


Jewish & Newish: Sinai, Ruth, You, and Me - Union for Reform Judaism

13 Iyar 5783
This is a virtual event

Is conversion to Judaism a part of your story? Join us for this special gathering of Jewish & Newish, where we’ll reflect on themes of Shavuot and conversion and celebrate each of our journeys. This is an opportunity for those who are or have been on a conversion journey to...

Torah Portion


Leviticus 21:1−24:23
15 Iyar 5783
Haftarah: Ezekiel 44:15-31

The Eternal One said to Moses: "Speak to the priests, the sons of Aaron, and say to them: None shall defile himself for any [dead] person among his kin, . . ."  - Leviticus 21:1


Reading Hebrew Prayers (Cohort 2023-3) - Union for Reform Judaism

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17 Iyar 5783 to 30 Sivan 5783
This is a virtual event

Gain comfort and fluency reading Shabbat prayers in Hebrew in this new six-session course from the Union for Reform Judaism. Explore the meaning of the prayers, learn key Hebrew prayer vocabulary, and hear common prayer melodies.  

Participants should already be familiar with the sounds and shapes of the Hebrew aleph


Lag BaOmer

17 Iyar 5783 to 18 Iyar 5783

Lag BaOmer is a minor, festive holiday that falls on the 33rd day of the seven-week period between Passover and Shavuot, a period of time is known as the Omer.