Main Topic: Why are There So Many Secular Jews?
Why are There So Many Secular Jews? And What Lessons About Identity Might They Hold for Others Leaving Traditional Religion Behind?
Speaker : Paul Golin
Paul Golin is Executive Director of the Society for Humanistic Judaism (www.SHJ.org), the community-organizing arm of a movement that combines a Humanistic philosophy of life with Judaism as the cultural and historic experience of the Jewish people. He is a writer, speaker, advocate, and consultant on issues of importance to the Jewish community including secularity, intermarriage, disaffiliation, and inclusion. Paul co-authored two books and his writing has appeared in the Forward, Jewish Week, Huffington Post, and elsewhere. He is the white Ashkenazi half of a “Jewpanese” (Jewish/Japanese) multiracial household and administers the Jewpanese page on Facebook (www.Jewpanese.com).
Music : Pete Simple
This week our very own music booker and board member Pete Lippincott performs with his band Pete Simple
6500 Rookin St
Houston, TX 77074
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