Tell the Story

– Rabbi Morris Panitz

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February 10, 2024 – Parshat Mishpatim

 

If law is the ground upon which we stand, story must be the water that softens the soil. When law leaves story behind, it runs the risk of disregarding the human beings it’s meant to protect. In the last year and a half, since Roe V. Wade was overturned, far too many women and people who need abortion access have been dangerously denied care. It’s time to tell their stories and protect the right to reproductive freedom.

Standing Together Lunch & Learn
Standing Together Lunch & Learn

Saturday, March 9

Saturday, March 9

Join us after services in person (click here to RSVP) and virtually to hear from Standing Together grassroots movement mobilizing Jewish and Palestinian citizens of Israel in pursuit of peace, equality, and social and climate justice.

 

In anticipation of Standing Together’s visit to IKAR we are highlighting some of the brave voices fighting for peace on the ground in Israel and the West Bank that have spoken out recently and have visited us in the past.

 

Ali Abu Awwad and Amir Dar – 2.15.24 – TED: An Israeli and a Palestinian Talk Peace, Dignity, & SafetyA Land for All – 2.3.24 – @IKAR: May Pundak and Dr. Rula Hardal with Rabbi Brous Ali Abu Awwad 5.14.2023 – @IKAR: The Power of Nonviolence – Ali Abu Awwad with Rabbi BrousStanding Together – 12.10.22 – @IKAR: Sally Abed and Alon-Lee Green with Rabbi BrousBreaking the Silence – 11.17.22 – @IKAR: Documentary Screening of “Mission Hebron” followed by discussion.

Join us after services in person (click here to RSVP) and virtually to hear from Standing Together grassroots movement mobilizing Jewish and Palestinian citizens of Israel in pursuit of peace, equality, and social and climate justice.

 

In anticipation of Standing Together’s visit to IKAR we are highlighting some of the brave voices fighting for peace on the ground in Israel and the West Bank that have spoken out recently and have visited us in the past.

 

Ali Abu Awwad and Amir Dar – 2.15.24 – TED: An Israeli and a Palestinian Talk Peace, Dignity, & SafetyA Land for All – 2.3.24 – @IKAR: May Pundak and Dr. Rula Hardal with Rabbi Brous Ali Abu Awwad 5.14.2023 – @IKAR: The Power of Nonviolence – Ali Abu Awwad with Rabbi BrousStanding Together – 12.10.22 – @IKAR: Sally Abed and Alon-Lee Green with Rabbi BrousBreaking the Silence – 11.17.22 – @IKAR: Documentary Screening of “Mission Hebron” followed by discussion.

Responding to the crisis in Israel and Gaza

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-Remembering and Rebuilding Kfar Azza

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-On Israel

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The Mission

IKAR’s mission is to reanimate Jewish life and develop a spiritual and moral foundation for a just and equitable society. Fusing piety and hutzpah, obligation, and inspiration, IKAR is a dynamic, multi-generational community that fosters a yearning for personal, purposeful, creative engagement in Jewish life, particularly among young and disaffected Jews. Rooted in Los Angeles and reaching globally, we strive to actively and intentionally celebrate the vibrancy and diversity of the Jewish people.