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Remembering Rachel Cowan
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Remembering Rachel Cowan

December 2 , 6:45 pm

Rabbi Cowan successfully channeled her own life challenges into inno-vations in Jewish life for others, and she was always a few steps ahead. of Rachel Cowan

Rachel Cowan was a civil rights activist, community organizer, the first female Jew by choice ordained as a rabbi, and a beloved and influential mindfulness teacher. Join the Museum of Jewish Heritage and the Institute for Jewish Spirituality, and presenting partners B’nai Jeshurun and the Marlene Meyerson JCC Manhattan, for an evening celebrating her life and legacy. The program will feature a screening of “Dying Doesn’t Feel Like What I’m Doing,” a new film about Cowan from American-born, Jerusalem-based documentary filmmaker Paula Weiman-Kelman. 36 Battery Place. Register here for this in-person event or here to watch the livestream.


December 2
6:45 pm
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