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Jewish Spiritual Leaders’ Institute offers Continuing Education Webinar Series to Alumni and Current Student Body

“Between this world and the world beyond is a window and not a wall.” Reb Simcha Raphael Ph.D. NEW YORK (PRWEB) JUNE 16, 2020 This spring on three Tuesday evenings the Jewish Spiritual Leaders’ Institute and Da’at Institute teamed up to offer continuing education to JSLI alumni and current students. Reb Simcha Raphael, PhD of…

By admin August 11, 2020 Off

2nd Annual Online Retreat for Students and Alumni

Jewish Spiritual Leaders’ Institute (JSLI) and Rabbi Steve Blane continues to make history with its innovative approach to a virtual school. On March 1st it held it’s second online reunion for alumni and students. JSLI classes are all online and alumni hail from North America, Europe, Australia, Israel and Japan making an in-face reunion costly…

By admin March 16, 2020 Off

JSLI Alumni and Students study Jewish Views of the Afterlife

This spring JSLI Alumni and Students will be studying JEWISH VIEWS OF THE AFTERLIFE:
 PHILOSOPHICAL BELIEF AND PASTORAL APPLICATIONS- A THREE-PART WEBINAR with Reb Simcha Raphael, Ph.D of D’aat Institute. This online three-session class will combine study of traditional afterlife texts with contemporary pastoral care. We shall synthesize Jewish afterlife teachings and traditional death rituals…

By admin February 26, 2020 Off

JSLI trained Rabbi Jordania Goldberg brings peace to the world

A graduate of Jewish Spiritual Leaders Institute and member of the Union of Jewish Universalist Communities, Rabbi Jordania Goldberg spreads her vision of peace. From co officiating at High Holiday services in Greece to the publication of her new book she continues her efforts of repairing the world (Tikun Olam.) In January, Rabbi Jordania opened…

By admin February 26, 2020 Off

JSLI Alumni Offer Continuing Education

This fall several Jewish Spiritual Leaders’ Institute alumni offered presentations to the school and alumni. These Lunch and Learn presentations are part of the curriculum of the rabbinic program overseen by Sim Shalom and Rabbi Steven Blane. Lunch and Learn topics are chosen that represent a particular passion or expertise of the student and examples…

By admin December 26, 2019 Off

Sim Shalom Ordains Two Cantors at Spiritual Ordination and Shabbaton Weekend

Rabbi Steven Blane trains Cantors in Conservative liturgy with a pragmatic approach at Jewish Spiritual Leaders’ Institute. Rabbi Steve Blane began Jewish Spiritual Leaders’ Institute as a pragmatic response to the Jewish Rabbinate and to date JSLI has ordained 150+ Rabbis. Rabbi Blane’s background includes being a singer/songwriter and Cantor in several congregations. He brings…

By admin July 16, 2019 Off