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Tikkyn Leil Shavuot 5780

May 28, 2020

On Shavuot, we not only celebrate the giving of Torah at Sinai, but we also participate in ongoing revelation through learning, prayer, and community. Participating congregations include Adath Jeshurun, Bet Shalom, Beth El, Beth Jacob, Mayim Rabim, Mount Zion, Shir Tikvah, and Temple Israel.

7:45 pm | Learning with Beth El Clergy

    • Sacred Chant with Cantor Abrams 
    • Healing At Sinai with Rabbi Davis
    • Can We Rely On Miracles? with Rabbi Olitzky

8:30 pm | Maariv with Beth El Synagogue

9:00 pm | Niggun Leil Shavuot & Opening Ritual and Study: Rabbi Arielle Lekach-Rosenberg & Rabbi Debra Rappaport 

9:45 pm | Workshops Aleph

    • Jayce Koester and Jordyn Whitman: Reading & Writing the Psalms 
    • Abby Kirshbaum: Body & Soul Workout–a solo and communal self-reflective dance party 
    • Rabbi Jeffrey & Dr Deborah Schein: This is exactly how it happened when they received the Torah
    • Noam Sienna: History of the Tikkun Leil-Shavuot
    • Demetrios Vital: Jews & the History of Race Science

10:30 pm | Workshops Bet

    • Daniel Baxter: Does mistreating the stranger make structures fall down? Leviticus 19:34-19:36 (taught by a structural engineer) 
    • Rabbi Sim Glaser: What Really Happened at Sinai? (A Kabbalistic Perspective) 
    • Dae Selcer: Ruth, Rated R 
    • Eli Kramer: Storytelling as Healing: Processing Pain to Heal Self (and Maybe Others) 
    • Sara Lynn Newberger: SVARA style learning 

11:15 pm | Integration

    • Margaret Kienitz: Torah Cheese Pairing 
    • Dr Deborah Schein: Chi Qong

11:30 pm | Revelation with Twin Cities Rabbis – including Rabbi Olitzky 

Rabbis of our community share their teachings of “standing at Sinai”. What does revelation look like today? How do we know what God requires of us? What does God ask of us at this moment? Moderated by Rabbi Adam Stock Spilker

12:15 am | Standing at Sinai – a Ritual for Shavuot, Rabbi Esther Adler

12:30 am |Rabbinical Assembly Tikkun | Find Full Schedule HERE 

4:30 am | Hashkama Minyan (Sunrise Shacharit) via Zoom with Beth Jacob Congregation

Contact lrappaport@bethelsynagogue.org for Zoom information – Each workshop has separate Zoom Information.


May 28, 2020
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Beth El Synagogue
5225 Barry Street West
Saint Louis Park, MN 55416 United States


Beth El Synagogue (Organizer)