Congregation Tifereth Israel
Adult Jewish Learning

Adult Jewish Learning

Tifereth Israel is a community dedicated to nurturing the life-long wrestling with Torah and Jewish sources of wisdom that is a hallmark of our faith. Questions are encouraged as we search together for ongoing meaning and relevance through a variety of classes and learning opportunities. Our classes are on Zoom and streamed live on Facebook (you can alo watch previously recorded classes here.)

Upcoming Events

23 Feb

Book Group: The Lonely Man of Faith

February 23, 2024    
8:15 am - 9:15 am
Join the long-running Friday morning book group! Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: tifereth
23 Feb

Welcoming Shabbat Mindfulness Practice

February 23, 2024    
3:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Explore and experience new meditation techniques from a Jewish perspective. Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: tifereth
Shabbat with JTS

Shabbat with JTS

February 23, 2024    
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
24 Feb

JTS Ambassador

February 24, 2024    
9:30 am - 12:00 pm
24 Feb

Kiddush Club

February 24, 2024    
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
25 Feb

JTS Ambassador

February 25, 2024    
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
25 Feb

Iyun LGBTQ

February 25, 2024    
11:00 am - 12:30 pm
27 Feb

Shomrei Mitzvot Yomi

February 27, 2024    
9:00 am - 10:00 am
Join us for in-depth learning and conversation about the 613 commandments in the Torah. Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: tifereth
28 Feb

Rabbi's Study Circle

February 28, 2024    
9:30 am - 10:30 am
Explore essays on the weekly Torah portion with our rabbis. Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: tifereth
28 Feb

Short Story Group

February 28, 2024    
10:30 am - 11:30 am
Please join our lively discussions of intriguing stories that engage and entertain. For more information, contact Fran Duchene. Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: [...]
Lunch & Learn: A Taste of Talmud

Lunch & Learn: A Taste of Talmud

February 28, 2024    
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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28 Feb

Adult B Mitzvah Class

February 28, 2024    
6:15 pm - 7:30 pm
28 Feb

Judaism 101

February 28, 2024    
6:15 pm - 7:45 pm
29 Feb

Rashi+

February 29, 2024    
8:30 am - 9:30 am
With careful reading and lively discussion, come study the classic commentary of Rashi with Rabbi Berman. Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: tifereth
01 Mar

Book Group: The Lonely Man of Faith

March 1, 2024    
8:15 am - 9:15 am
Join the long-running Friday morning book group! Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: tifereth
01 Mar

Welcoming Shabbat Mindfulness Practice

March 1, 2024    
3:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Explore and experience new meditation techniques from a Jewish perspective. Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: tifereth
05 Mar

Shomrei Mitzvot Yomi

March 5, 2024    
9:00 am - 10:00 am
Join us for in-depth learning and conversation about the 613 commandments in the Torah. Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: tifereth
06 Mar

Rabbi's Study Circle

March 6, 2024    
9:30 am - 10:30 am
Explore essays on the weekly Torah portion with our rabbis. Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: tifereth
06 Mar

Short Story Group

March 6, 2024    
10:30 am - 11:30 am
Please join our lively discussions of intriguing stories that engage and entertain. For more information, contact Fran Duchene. Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: [...]
06 Mar

Judaism 101

March 6, 2024    
6:15 pm - 7:45 pm
07 Mar

Rashi+

March 7, 2024    
8:30 am - 9:30 am
With careful reading and lively discussion, come study the classic commentary of Rashi with Rabbi Berman. Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: tifereth
08 Mar

Book Group: The Lonely Man of Faith

March 8, 2024    
8:15 am - 9:15 am
Join the long-running Friday morning book group! Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: tifereth
08 Mar

Welcoming Shabbat Mindfulness Practice

March 8, 2024    
3:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Explore and experience new meditation techniques from a Jewish perspective. Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: tifereth
12 Mar

Shomrei Mitzvot Yomi

March 12, 2024    
9:00 am - 10:00 am
Join us for in-depth learning and conversation about the 613 commandments in the Torah. Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: tifereth
13 Mar

Rabbi's Study Circle

March 13, 2024    
9:30 am - 10:30 am
Explore essays on the weekly Torah portion with our rabbis. Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: tifereth
13 Mar

Short Story Group

March 13, 2024    
10:30 am - 11:30 am
Please join our lively discussions of intriguing stories that engage and entertain. For more information, contact Fran Duchene. Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: [...]
13 Mar

Adult B Mitzvah Class

March 13, 2024    
6:15 pm - 7:30 pm
14 Mar

Rashi+

March 14, 2024    
8:30 am - 9:30 am
With careful reading and lively discussion, come study the classic commentary of Rashi with Rabbi Berman. Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: tifereth
15 Mar

Book Group: The Lonely Man of Faith

March 15, 2024    
8:15 am - 9:15 am
Join the long-running Friday morning book group! Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: tifereth
15 Mar

Welcoming Shabbat Mindfulness Practice

March 15, 2024    
3:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Explore and experience new meditation techniques from a Jewish perspective. Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: tifereth
19 Mar

Shomrei Mitzvot Yomi

March 19, 2024    
9:00 am - 10:00 am
Join us for in-depth learning and conversation about the 613 commandments in the Torah. Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: tifereth
20 Mar

Rabbi's Study Circle

March 20, 2024    
9:30 am - 10:30 am
Explore essays on the weekly Torah portion with our rabbis. Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: tifereth
20 Mar

Short Story Group

March 20, 2024    
10:30 am - 11:30 am
Please join our lively discussions of intriguing stories that engage and entertain. For more information, contact Fran Duchene. Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: [...]
20 Mar

Judaism 101

March 20, 2024    
6:15 pm - 7:45 pm
20 Mar

People of the Prayer Book

March 20, 2024    
6:15 pm - 7:45 pm
21 Mar

Rashi+

March 21, 2024    
8:30 am - 9:30 am
With careful reading and lively discussion, come study the classic commentary of Rashi with Rabbi Berman. Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: tifereth
22 Mar

Book Group: The Lonely Man of Faith

March 22, 2024    
8:15 am - 9:15 am
Join the long-running Friday morning book group! Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: tifereth
22 Mar

Welcoming Shabbat Mindfulness Practice

March 22, 2024    
3:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Explore and experience new meditation techniques from a Jewish perspective. Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: tifereth
23 Mar

Judaism 101

March 23, 2024    
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
26 Mar

Shomrei Mitzvot Yomi

March 26, 2024    
9:00 am - 10:00 am
Join us for in-depth learning and conversation about the 613 commandments in the Torah. Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: tifereth
27 Mar

Rabbi's Study Circle

March 27, 2024    
9:30 am - 10:30 am
Explore essays on the weekly Torah portion with our rabbis. Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: tifereth
27 Mar

Short Story Group

March 27, 2024    
10:30 am - 11:30 am
Please join our lively discussions of intriguing stories that engage and entertain. For more information, contact Fran Duchene. Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: [...]
27 Mar

Adult B Mitzvah Class

March 27, 2024    
6:15 pm - 7:30 pm
28 Mar

Rashi+

March 28, 2024    
8:30 am - 9:30 am
With careful reading and lively discussion, come study the classic commentary of Rashi with Rabbi Berman. Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: tifereth
29 Mar

Book Group: The Lonely Man of Faith

March 29, 2024    
8:15 am - 9:15 am
Join the long-running Friday morning book group! Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: tifereth
29 Mar

Welcoming Shabbat Mindfulness Practice

March 29, 2024    
3:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Explore and experience new meditation techniques from a Jewish perspective. Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: tifereth
02 Apr

Shomrei Mitzvot Yomi

April 2, 2024    
9:00 am - 10:00 am
Join us for in-depth learning and conversation about the 613 commandments in the Torah. Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: tifereth
03 Apr

Rabbi's Study Circle

April 3, 2024    
9:30 am - 10:30 am
Explore essays on the weekly Torah portion with our rabbis. Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: tifereth
03 Apr

Short Story Group

April 3, 2024    
10:30 am - 11:30 am
Please join our lively discussions of intriguing stories that engage and entertain. For more information, contact Fran Duchene. Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: [...]
03 Apr

Judaism 101

April 3, 2024    
6:15 pm - 7:45 pm
04 Apr

Rashi+

April 4, 2024    
8:30 am - 9:30 am
With careful reading and lively discussion, come study the classic commentary of Rashi with Rabbi Berman. Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: tifereth
05 Apr

Book Group: The Lonely Man of Faith

April 5, 2024    
8:15 am - 9:15 am
Join the long-running Friday morning book group! Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: tifereth
05 Apr

Welcoming Shabbat Mindfulness Practice

April 5, 2024    
3:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Explore and experience new meditation techniques from a Jewish perspective. Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: tifereth
09 Apr

Shomrei Mitzvot Yomi

April 9, 2024    
9:00 am - 10:00 am
Join us for in-depth learning and conversation about the 613 commandments in the Torah. Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: tifereth
10 Apr

Rabbi's Study Circle

April 10, 2024    
9:30 am - 10:30 am
Explore essays on the weekly Torah portion with our rabbis. Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: tifereth
10 Apr

Short Story Group

April 10, 2024    
10:30 am - 11:30 am
Please join our lively discussions of intriguing stories that engage and entertain. For more information, contact Fran Duchene. Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: [...]
10 Apr

Adult B Mitzvah Class

April 10, 2024    
6:15 pm - 7:30 pm
11 Apr

Rashi+

April 11, 2024    
8:30 am - 9:30 am
With careful reading and lively discussion, come study the classic commentary of Rashi with Rabbi Berman. Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: tifereth
12 Apr

Book Group: The Lonely Man of Faith

April 12, 2024    
8:15 am - 9:15 am
Join the long-running Friday morning book group! Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: tifereth
12 Apr

Welcoming Shabbat Mindfulness Practice

April 12, 2024    
3:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Explore and experience new meditation techniques from a Jewish perspective. Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: tifereth
16 Apr

Shomrei Mitzvot Yomi

April 16, 2024    
9:00 am - 10:00 am
Join us for in-depth learning and conversation about the 613 commandments in the Torah. Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: tifereth
17 Apr

Rabbi's Study Circle

April 17, 2024    
9:30 am - 10:30 am
Explore essays on the weekly Torah portion with our rabbis. Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: tifereth
17 Apr

Short Story Group

April 17, 2024    
10:30 am - 11:30 am
Please join our lively discussions of intriguing stories that engage and entertain. For more information, contact Fran Duchene. Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: [...]
17 Apr

Judaism 101

April 17, 2024    
6:15 pm - 7:45 pm
17 Apr
18 Apr

Rashi+

April 18, 2024    
8:30 am - 9:30 am
With careful reading and lively discussion, come study the classic commentary of Rashi with Rabbi Berman. Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: tifereth
19 Apr

Book Group: The Lonely Man of Faith

April 19, 2024    
8:15 am - 9:15 am
Join the long-running Friday morning book group! Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: tifereth
19 Apr

Welcoming Shabbat Mindfulness Practice

April 19, 2024    
3:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Explore and experience new meditation techniques from a Jewish perspective. Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: tifereth
23 Apr

Shomrei Mitzvot Yomi

April 23, 2024    
9:00 am - 10:00 am
Join us for in-depth learning and conversation about the 613 commandments in the Torah. Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: tifereth
24 Apr

Rabbi's Study Circle

April 24, 2024    
9:30 am - 10:30 am
Explore essays on the weekly Torah portion with our rabbis. Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: tifereth
24 Apr

Short Story Group

April 24, 2024    
10:30 am - 11:30 am
Please join our lively discussions of intriguing stories that engage and entertain. For more information, contact Fran Duchene. Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: [...]
25 Apr

Rashi+

April 25, 2024    
8:30 am - 9:30 am
With careful reading and lively discussion, come study the classic commentary of Rashi with Rabbi Berman. Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: tifereth
26 Apr

Book Group: The Lonely Man of Faith

April 26, 2024    
8:15 am - 9:15 am
Join the long-running Friday morning book group! Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: tifereth
26 Apr

Welcoming Shabbat Mindfulness Practice

April 26, 2024    
3:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Explore and experience new meditation techniques from a Jewish perspective. Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: tifereth
30 Apr

Shomrei Mitzvot Yomi

April 30, 2024    
9:00 am - 10:00 am
Join us for in-depth learning and conversation about the 613 commandments in the Torah. Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: tifereth
01 May

Rabbi's Study Circle

May 1, 2024    
9:30 am - 10:30 am
Explore essays on the weekly Torah portion with our rabbis. Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: tifereth
01 May

Short Story Group

May 1, 2024    
10:30 am - 11:30 am
Please join our lively discussions of intriguing stories that engage and entertain. For more information, contact Fran Duchene. Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: [...]
02 May

Rashi+

May 2, 2024    
8:30 am - 9:30 am
With careful reading and lively discussion, come study the classic commentary of Rashi with Rabbi Berman. Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: tifereth
03 May

Book Group: The Lonely Man of Faith

May 3, 2024    
8:15 am - 9:15 am
Join the long-running Friday morning book group! Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: tifereth
03 May

Welcoming Shabbat Mindfulness Practice

May 3, 2024    
3:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Explore and experience new meditation techniques from a Jewish perspective. Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: tifereth
07 May

Shomrei Mitzvot Yomi

May 7, 2024    
9:00 am - 10:00 am
Join us for in-depth learning and conversation about the 613 commandments in the Torah. Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: tifereth
08 May

Rabbi's Study Circle

May 8, 2024    
9:30 am - 10:30 am
Explore essays on the weekly Torah portion with our rabbis. Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: tifereth
08 May

Short Story Group

May 8, 2024    
10:30 am - 11:30 am
Please join our lively discussions of intriguing stories that engage and entertain. For more information, contact Fran Duchene. Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: [...]
09 May

Rashi+

May 9, 2024    
8:30 am - 9:30 am
With careful reading and lively discussion, come study the classic commentary of Rashi with Rabbi Berman. Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: tifereth
10 May

Book Group: The Lonely Man of Faith

May 10, 2024    
8:15 am - 9:15 am
Join the long-running Friday morning book group! Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: tifereth
10 May

Welcoming Shabbat Mindfulness Practice

May 10, 2024    
3:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Explore and experience new meditation techniques from a Jewish perspective. Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: tifereth
14 May

Shomrei Mitzvot Yomi

May 14, 2024    
9:00 am - 10:00 am
Join us for in-depth learning and conversation about the 613 commandments in the Torah. Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: tifereth
15 May

Rabbi's Study Circle

May 15, 2024    
9:30 am - 10:30 am
Explore essays on the weekly Torah portion with our rabbis. Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: tifereth
15 May

Short Story Group

May 15, 2024    
10:30 am - 11:30 am
Please join our lively discussions of intriguing stories that engage and entertain. For more information, contact Fran Duchene. Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: [...]
15 May
16 May

Rashi+

May 16, 2024    
8:30 am - 9:30 am
With careful reading and lively discussion, come study the classic commentary of Rashi with Rabbi Berman. Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: tifereth
17 May

Book Group: The Lonely Man of Faith

May 17, 2024    
8:15 am - 9:15 am
Join the long-running Friday morning book group! Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: tifereth
17 May

Welcoming Shabbat Mindfulness Practice

May 17, 2024    
3:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Explore and experience new meditation techniques from a Jewish perspective. Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: tifereth
21 May

Shomrei Mitzvot Yomi

May 21, 2024    
9:00 am - 10:00 am
Join us for in-depth learning and conversation about the 613 commandments in the Torah. Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: tifereth
22 May

Rabbi's Study Circle

May 22, 2024    
9:30 am - 10:30 am
Explore essays on the weekly Torah portion with our rabbis. Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: tifereth
22 May

Short Story Group

May 22, 2024    
10:30 am - 11:30 am
Please join our lively discussions of intriguing stories that engage and entertain. For more information, contact Fran Duchene. Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: [...]
23 May

Rashi+

May 23, 2024    
8:30 am - 9:30 am
With careful reading and lively discussion, come study the classic commentary of Rashi with Rabbi Berman. Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: tifereth
24 May

Book Group: The Lonely Man of Faith

May 24, 2024    
8:15 am - 9:15 am
Join the long-running Friday morning book group! Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: tifereth
24 May

Welcoming Shabbat Mindfulness Practice

May 24, 2024    
3:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Explore and experience new meditation techniques from a Jewish perspective. Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: tifereth
28 May

Shomrei Mitzvot Yomi

May 28, 2024    
9:00 am - 10:00 am
Join us for in-depth learning and conversation about the 613 commandments in the Torah. Zoom Link Meeting ID: 836 1771 4527 | Password: tifereth