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Sunday, February 15 • 3:00pm - 4:15pm
CANCELED Can You Save a Blessing for Me? CANCELED

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What does it mean to be blessed? Can someone deny you a blessing? From Genesis onwards, the subject of blessings triggers ambivalence, confusion, yearning, and power struggles. How can each of us tap into the source and power of a blessing? What makes you feel that you are blessed—or that you are not? What does it mean to forfeit—or even reject—a blessing? Is this process different for a man and a woman? How can we recover and re-craft the personal blessing meant for us?


Susan Reimer-Torn

Susan Reimer-Torn is a former dancer and dance historian who has worked as a journalist both in France, where she lived for 22 years, and in the States. Her area of expertise is Jewish women's issues, as well as Rites of Return for those who are renegotiating their paths to spiritual homes. She writes for the Jewish Week and the Forward and has just published a memoir, Maybe Not Such a Good Girl: Reflections on Rupture and Return. Susan is also a... Read More →

Sunday February 15, 2015 3:00pm - 4:15pm
Long Ridge

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