Congregation Beth Am warmly welcomes
as the S’lihot Scholar-in-Residence!
On Friday evening, September 4, Dr. Milgram will present an Open-to-The-Community program entitled “Ethics of Hope, Ethics of Doom: Comparative Sex Ethics in early Judaism(s) and Christianity.”. The Shabbat dinner begins promptly at 6:30, followed by the 7:30 service in which Dr. Milgram will speak. Our Jewish Orlando, will be the co-host for Kabbalat Shabbat
On Saturday evening, September 5, the Community-Wide S’lichot Service will begin at 9 PM, in the Sanctuary at Congregation Beth Am. Co-hosted by the Greater Orlando Board of Rabbis (GOBOR), Dr. Milgram will speak on “From Mishnah to Microsoft: Memory, Manuscript and Modernization.”
Congregation Beth Am
is a community, full of life and joy, because we celebrate every day as a gift. Our members are active participants in worship, programming, and education. We joyfully work together with a mind that is open to transforming the congregation, the community, and the world from the way they are to the way they need to be.
Our guiding philosophy since the day we opened our doors revolves around these core Jewish tenets:
Value our Jewish heritage and traditions, balancing them with the needs of the modern world.
Understand Judaism is more than a religion. It is a perspective of life that constantly reminds us of our special relationship with God, which is expressed through Godly living.
Transform the world from the way it is to the way it should be through the process of mitzvot and Tikun Olam.
Accept each other – Jewish and Non-Jewish – as reflections of God’s image, to be involved in the life of the congregation and treated with dignity.
Beth Am, where Traditional Judaism embraces the Contemporary World