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Book Club: The Library

written on January 18, 2017 // 0 Comments

THIS MONTH’S BOOK CLUB The Bridge Ladies, by Betsy Lerner Sunday, January 29, 10:00 am A memoir by a baby […]

Book Club: The Bridge Ladies

written on January 18, 2017 // 0 Comments

On Sunday, January 29, 2017 at 10:00am, our Book Club meets to discuss The Bridge Ladies, by Betsy Lerner Buy this […]

Reflections on Jews and Patriotism

written on January 11, 2017 // 0 Comments

By Larry Nathenson This article first appeared in G’vanim, January/February 2017 issue. Rabbi Lisa’s column about praying for the welfare […]

Pray for the Welfare of our Government

written on January 10, 2017 // 0 Comments

By Rabbi Lisa Edwards This article first appeared in G’vanim, January/February 2017 issue. Jews have been praying for whatever country […]

King Week 2017: Praying With Our Feet

written on January 5, 2017 // 0 Comments

On Wednesday, January 11, at 7pm BCC hosts Praying With Our Feet: Extending the Legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr. […]

Parashat Miketz and A Hanukkah 2016 In Memoriam

written on January 4, 2017 // 0 Comments

Shabbat Shalom! Did you know that the story of Hanukkah isn’t actually in the Torah? It’s not even in the […]

Jewish Symbols as Invitations to Tell Our Stories: Parashat Vayeshev

written on January 4, 2017 // 0 Comments

Shabbat Shalom and Happy almost Hanukkah! So Shabbat is no more a holiday about lighting two candles and eating some […]

Book Club: The Mathematician’s Shiva

written on December 5, 2016 // 0 Comments

On Sunday, January 8, 2017 at 10:00am, our Book Club meets to discuss The Mathematician’s Shiva, by Stuart Rojstaczer Buy this […]

Human Rights Shabbat Service: December 9, 2016

written on December 1, 2016 // 0 Comments

This year, we have a special conjunction of dates–International Human Rights Day actually falls on Shabbat, December 10th. As such, […]

2016 Cool Climate Awards Celebrates Faith Advocacy and Action, And Honors BCC!

written on November 22, 2016 // 0 Comments

California Interfaith Power & Light (CIPL) held its 10th annual awards ceremony at Oakland’s historic Beebe Memorial Cathedral auditorium on […]

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