Etz Chaim Community
Congregants can “connect” in many ways here at Etz Chaim. From joining a committee to volunteering to help with a community project, our members find many opportunities “to belong” here.
Volunteerism is a strong ethic and our members volunteer in various congregational and community projects.
Sunday, February 3
Gary Wasserman Author of The Doha Experiment: Arab Kingdom, Catholic College, Jewish Professor Gary Wasserman’s decision to teach at Georgetown University’s School of Foreign Service in Qatar sounded questionable at best. But he gained a unique perspective on the Middle East and on Muslim youth, about the treatment of Arab women - and found surprising similarities between his culture and the culture of his students. His book is part memoir, part current events, and part insight into an embattled region.
Book Discussion Group: The Cloister by James Carrol
A priest and a Holocaust survivor find their perspectives and senses of identity reshaped by their shared investigation into the classic romance between discredited religious scholar Peter Abelard and his intellectual paramour, Héloïse.
Join us on February 5 at 7:30 PM.