Fri, Mar 29, 2019
7:30 PM

Tidewater Together: Words that Hurt, Words that Heal




Tidewater Together
Words That Hurt, Words That Heal

Ohef Sholom Temple | 530 Raleigh Avenue, Norfolk 

Service & Oneg at 7:30 pm

Joseph Telushkin is a rabbi, scholar, and bestselling author of 18 books, including

• A Code of Jewish Ethics 

 Jewish Literacy, and 

• The Nine Questions People Ask About Judaism, co-authored with Dennis Prager.


Known as “America’s Rabbi” and one of the 50 best speakers in the United States, he is a New York Times bestselling author. 

Join Rabbi Telushkin throughout the weekend!


Saturday, March 30, 9:30 am: The 21st Century: A Jewish Vision, One Day at a Time | Service & Kiddush Lunch | Congregation Beth El

Saturday, March 30, 8:30 pm: How the Words We Choose Shape our Destiny | Discussion & Dessert Reception | Teample Israel with Kehillat Bet Hamidrash & HUBB  (Hands United Buliding Bridges)

Sunday, March 31, 10:00 am Brunch | 10:30 am Discussion: The 50 Best Jewish Jokes and What They Say About the Human Condition | Temple Emanuel with Congregation Beth Chaverim 

Tidewater Together, Scholar-in-Residence Weekend is presented by the Milton “Mickey” Kramer Scholar-in-Residence Fund, United Jewish Federation of Tidewater, Tidewater Synagogue Leadership Council, and the Board of Rabbis and Cantors of Hampton Roads, and as part of the Simon Family JCC’s Lee and Bernard Jaffe Family Jewish Book Festival, in partnership with the Jewish Book Council.


For more information, or to RSVP (required for each event, please call 757-321-2304, or visit

Event Location

Ohef Sholom Temple
530 Raleigh Ave
Norfolk, VA 23507

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