Rabbi David Jaffe HEROES ARE MADE, NOT BORN: MUSSAR WISDOM FOR LIVING WITH MORAL COURAGE
CENTER FOR JEWISH LEARNING SCHOLARS-IN-RESIDENCE
Open to the entire St. Louis Jewish community.
Rabbi David Jaffe
HEROES ARE MADE, NOT BORN:
MUSSAR WISDOM FOR LIVING WITH MORAL COURAGE
How do we prepare ourselves for times that call for moral courage?
How do we grow in our ability to stand up for what we believe?
Rabbi Jaffe will introduce us to the Jewish teachings and practice of Mussar, which can help guide
us in cultivating our moral traits, enabling us to bridge the gap between aspiration and behavior.
Friday evening program at Kol Rinah
Friday, September 8: 6 pm Kabbalat Shabbat • Rabbi Jaffe will deliver the Dvar Torah
7:15pm (optional) dinner, 8:15pm Program
Program is free and open to the public, Optional Dinner: $15 adults, $8 youth under 13
Reservations for dinner no later than September 4
kolrinahstl.org or 314-727-1747
Rabbi David Jaffe is the author of Changing the World from the Inside Out: A Jewish Path of Personal and Social Change, winner of the 2016 National Jewish Book Award for Contemporary Jewish Life. He is the Founder and Principal of Kirva Consulting, which helps individuals and organizations access ancient Jewish wisdom
to build sustainable, healthy relationships and communities.
He lives in Sharon, MA with his wife and two teenage boys.
Co-Sponsored by Saul Brodsky Jewish Community Library; Kol RInah; Bais Abraham Congregation,
National Council of Jewish Women; Sh’ma: Listen! Speaker Series.
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