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Saturday, June 25 • 5:00pm - 6:10pm
Angels on the Margins

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Torah is full of quick glimpses of angels playing pivotal roles in key stories, then disappearing. They hover in our siddur and populate our Midrash. We will look at some examples of familiar and unfamiliar Jewish texts and begin to explore the role of angels. Why are they in the stories? What do they say about how we imagine God? Are they meant symbolically – or might they be there because they are there?

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Irwin Keller

Irwin Keller is the spiritual leader of Congregation Ner Shalom, just down the block in Cotati, since 2008. For 21 years he performed as “Winnie” in the Kinsey Sicks, America’s Favorite Dragapella Beautyshop Quartet. Irwin blogs about Torah, God, Israel, Earth, queerness, hope, and finding inspiration on the fringe on his blog, Itzik’s Well, located at irwinkeller.com. Irwin continues his rabbinic studies in the Aleph... Read More →


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