COVID & the Election: Finding God Here

Zoom https://zoom.us/, NY

Have you felt at all stuck or alone amidst the displays of racist violence, climate destruction and COVID deaths leading up to the U.S. presidential election? This group will bring together people from across the U.S. to share in the blessing of God and The Riverside Church community, with a goal of inspiring action.If you […]

Open Bible Study

Zoom https://zoom.us/, NY

Join us every Sunday morning for Open Bible Study as we look at the Sunday scriptures for an interactive hour of discussion. This class is led by various facilitators. Open Bible Study, as the name suggests, is a series of Sunday morning Bible Study classes open to anyone. People approach the Bible with a variety […]

History Of Riverside Small Group Class

Zoom https://zoom.us/, NY

September 27-November 8th | 1pm | Zoom | Facilitated By Diane Russo and VInce Kelley The class will be in honor of Riverside's 90th Anniversary. It will be a survey-style course discussing key points in Riverside's history in the past 90 years, with each class centered around a specific theme. Additionally, for each class, we […]

Meeting Christ In Prayer

Zoom https://zoom.us/, NY

Meeting Christ in Prayer—a unique eight-week, guided prayer experience is modeled after Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius. Through Meeting Christ in Prayer, each prayer group participants will meet Christ in a new, prayerful way while developing a profound sense of purpose in their own lives. Register

Celebrate With KirkRidge

Zoom https://zoom.us/, NY

Join us for Kirkridge’s generosity of Spirit Fall Festival & Fundraiser. You’re invited to a special celebration of all who have come to Kirkridge! The evening offers music with the riverside inspirational choir, guest speakers, poetry, storytelling, and more!   Donate Today

The Torah’s Take on Happiness

Zoom https://zoom.us/, NY

Moses' final speech concludes with a declaration of the happiness of being a Jew: "Happy are you, O Israel!" But does the Torah describe any individual as happy? While the pursuit of happiness is one of the founding ideals of American culture, the Torah is remarkably sparse in its references to anyone's happiness. What is the Jewish understanding of happiness, as expressed […]

Skills Class: The Talmud’s Guideposts

Online NY

AN ONLINE MINI-COURSE WITH JTS Six Wednesdays November 4, 11, 18, 25, December 2, 9  1:00 – 2:00 p.m. ET This class is designed for students with one year of college Hebrew, four years of High School Hebrew, Ulpan level bet, or equivalent.  The Talmud often communicates its ideas in fixed expressions (commonly referred to as technical terms), whereby words or phrases take on […]

$100

Nurturing Character, Community, and Meaning-Making Through Jewish Education

Online NY

LIVING A LIFE OF MEANING Nurturing Character, Community, and Meaning-Making Through Jewish Education Monday, November 9, 1:00-2:30 p.m. ET Even as we are zooming forward into a new, Covid-altered educational landscape, there are goals of Jewish education—whether in schools, camps, home, or other settings—that are enduring. In this session we will look at Jewish education […]

Between the Lines: Remix Judaism

Online NY

PART OF BETWEEN THE LINES: AUTHOR CONVERSATIONS FROM THE LIBRARY OF JTS An online discussion with Roberta Rosenthal Kwall Monday, November 9, 7:30 p.m. ET Relying on modern Jewish sociology, in addition to narratives running the gamut from the Talmud to timely interviews and personal stories, Remix Judaism shows how a Jewish tradition open to personal meaning can substantially deepen […]

Between the Lines: Tales of the Holy Mysticat

Online NY

PART OF BETWEEN THE LINES: AUTHOR CONVERSATIONS FROM THE LIBRARY OF JTS An online discussion with Rabbi Rachel Adler Thursday, November 12, 8:00 p.m. ET This engaging book is a guide to Jewish literacy, using the behavior of Rabbi Rachel Adler's most peculiar cat to lead readers on a journey through thousands of years of […]

Close Looking Salon: Barberini Tapestries

Zoom https://zoom.us/, NY

Take a close look at one of the Cathedral’s most prized textile donations: the Barberini Tapestries! A set of twelve tapestries, these 17th century creations tell the story of the life of Christ. Guided by a Cathedral Educator, you’ll have the opportunity to take a mid-day break and spend time looking closely at these remarkable […]

$10