The Chief Rabbinate v. The Jewish People This Wednesday!

Join us Wednesday night at Temple Beth Am for
The Chief Rabbinate v. The Jewish People
with Bambi Sheleg
Temple Beth Am – 1039 S. La Cienega Blvd (at Olympic Blvd)

This event is brought to you in partnership with The Consulate General of Israel in Los Angeles.

How do the majority of Israeli society grapple with the political constellation of Israel’s Chief Rabbinate and what role should American Jewry play in the inner workings of Israeli lives?

Bambi Sheleg is a widely respected voice dedicated to promoting Israeli and Jewish discourse. Appearing as a frequent guest commentator on television and radio talk shows, Ms. Sheleg lectures and participates in panel discussions throughout Israel discussing social, cultural and spiritual developments in Israel and among the Jewish people.

Ms. Sheleg is founder and editor of Eretz Acheret (“A Different Israel’), a magazine and website that brings together leading voices from all sides of the political and ideological spectrum to discuss issues of Jewish identity and society.

About Luke Ford

Raised a Seventh-Day Adventist at Avondale College in Australia, Luke Ford moved to California in 1977. He graduated from Placer High School in 1984, reported the news at KAHI/KHYL radio for three years, attended Sierra College and UCLA, was largely bedridden by Chronic Fatigue Syndrome for six years, and converted to Judaism in 1993. From 1997-2007, Luke made his living from blogging. Living by Beverly Hills (, he now teaches the Alexander Technique (moving the way the body likes to move). Lessons cost $100 each and last about 45 minutes. In 2011, Luke completed a three-year teaching course at the Alexander Training Institute of Los Angeles. His personal Alexander Technique website is Luke is the author of five books, including: » The Producers: Profiles in Frustration » Yesterday’s News Tomorrow: Inside American Jewish Journalism
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