Highlights

Merri Lovinger Arian, Artist-in-Residence Weekend

February 24 – 25

Join us for a special musical Shabbat with Merri Lovinger Arian, one of Hebrew Union College’s beloved faculty members in liturgical arts. Friday night, Merri will speak on “Music as a Means for Deepening Worship.” Merri will join us again Shabbat afternoon at 5 pm for her talk, “Current Trends in Synagogue Music: To […]

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Berlin-Israel Trip 2017 Informational Meeting

February 26, 10:15 am
Trip Dates: November 5-17, 2017
Learn about and register for the Temple Micah November, 2017 Berlin-Israel trip.  Full information is available here, or email disa@templemicah.org. Please act now to reserve your place.

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Jewish Law and Reform Judaism

February 28, March 7, March 14, 7:30 pm
Join Rabbi Beraha to explore the history and development of Jewish law and discuss how Reform Jews have historically engaged with the topic.

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“The Gospel of Lovingkindness” Performance

March 4, 4 pm, Temple Micah

The Gun Violence Prevention working group at Temple Micah hosts a special performance of Mosaic Theater’s production of Gospel of Lovingkindness, by Marcus Gardley.  This play opens up the local plague of gun violence in a powerful, intimate way, and is appropriate for audience members as young as middle school, […]

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Moving Forward Together: A Temple Micah Town Hall

March 18, 5-6:30pm

Many of you have asked: What can we as Temple Micah do to respond to the new American political reality?  We will engage in this conversation together as we seek to go forward. Join us as we study a Jewish text, share our hopes, and congregate in community.

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To Speak or Not to Speak: Ethical Speech in Jewish Tradition

March 23 and 30, 7:30 pm
Join Rabbi Landau to explore what Jewish texts have to say about what we should (or shouldn’t) say.  We will look at some biblical examples, rabbinic thought, and contemporary applications.

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Reporting the News in a Post-Truth Era: A Panel Discussion with Dana Milbank, Elisabeth Bumiller, Naftali Bendavid, and Jodi Enda

March 26, 10:15 am
Jodi Enda (CNN) will serve as moderator for panelists Naftali Bendavid (Wall Street Journal), Elisabeth Bumiller (New York Times), and Dana Milbank (Washington Post) as they discuss current events and answer audience questions.

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Guest Speaker Gili Re’i, “Israel: The Vision of a Shared Society”

April 4, 7 pm

Gili Re’i is one of Israel’s great advocates and leaders for human rights and the realization of a shared and equal society. Re’i is co-director of the Department for Shared Society of Sikkuy, an organization of Jewish and Arab citizens who work together to implement full equality between the Arab Palestinian and Jewish citizens […]

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Micah Reads: “Strangers in Their Own Land: Anger and Mourning on the American Right”

by Arlie Russell Hochschild

April 8, 5 – 6:30 pm

Arlie Russell Hochschild’s new book addresses the increasingly bitter political divide in America. A finalist for the National Book Award, and New York Times Best Seller, the book is based on five years of immersion reporting among Tea Party loyalists — now mostly supporters of Donald Trump. Hochschild tries to bridge […]

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Synagogue Night Out at Theater J

April 20, 7:30 pm, Theater J
Share an evening at the theater with your Temple Micah community at this performance with discounted tickets for Micah members only. Catch Brighton Beach Memoirs by Neil Simon and stay afterwards for a talk back with the cast. Congregants can use the code MICAH for 20% off all tickets to the April 20 performance. Get tickets here.

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