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Herzog Breakfast

Join us for a light breakfast as guest speaker Rabbi Josh Feigelson, PhD., CEO and President of the Institute of Jewish Spiritualty, helps us explore how Jewish mindfulness practices can help us respond wisely and mindfully to what we see, hear, and experience.

Registration closes Jul 26, 2024, 11:59 PM

Herzog Breakfast
Herzog Breakfast

Time & Location:

Aug 04, 2024, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA

Details:

Antisemitism has exploded in the wake of the October 7 massacre. Reading, watching, and listening to the news can provoke fear, anger, rage, and despair. Often it can feel hard to stay calm and even simply engaged with what's happening in the world. Join us for a light breakfast as guest speaker Rabbi Josh Feigelson, PhD., CEO and President of the Institute of Jewish Spirituality, explores how Jewish mindfulness practices can help us respond wisely and mindfully to what we see, hear, and experience.

About our Speaker:

Rabbi Feigelson was appointed Executive Director of the Institute of Jewish Spirituality in January 2020 and became President & CEO in April 2022. He received ordination from Yeshivat Chovevei Torah Rabbinical School in 2005, and served for six years as the Hillel Rabbi at Northwestern University, where he also earned a PhD in Religious Studies. In 2011, Josh helped found and served as Executive Director of Ask Big Questions, an initiative of Hillel International, which won the inaugural Lippman-Kanfer Prize for Applied Jewish Wisdom. Josh has also been a consultant and Senior Fellow at The iCenter for Israel Education. Most recently he served as Dean of Students at the University of Chicago Divinity School. Josh is a Wexner Graduate Fellow and was the founding co-chair of the Wexner Fellowship Alumni Committee. He is the author of Eternal Questions: Reflections, Conversations, and Jewish Mindfulness Practices for the Weekly Torah Portion (Ben Yehuda Press, 2022). Josh lives with his wife Natalie and their three sons in Skokie, IL.

Registration closes Jul 26, 2024, 11:59 PM

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