With Rabbi Rachel Sabath Beit-Halachmi, Ph.D.
The COVID-19 Teacher: Too Soon to Say?
What have we learned about Jewish leadership for Today? After the Holocaust and in light of the Sovereign State of Israel, how have models of Jewish leadership changed? What are the core values and methods of leadership in our time? What might we have learned from our COVID-19 era for the future? Examples from current leadership models.
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Rabbi Sabath is an American-Israeli rabbinic leader, author and public speaker. She is the incoming inaugural Senior Rabbi of Har Sinai-Oheb Shalom Congregation in Baltimore, MD. Most recently, Dr. Sabath served as Assistant Professor of Jewish Thought and Ethics and led a four-campus team at the Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion (HUC). Currently, she serves as a senior fellow at the Kaplan Center for Jewish Peoplehood. She is presently at work on two volumes, one on the dilemmas of modern Jewish thought, and the other, co-edited with Rachel Adler, a volume on ethics and gender in Judaism. Prior to her role at HUC, Rabbi Sabath served as Vice President of the Shalom Hartman Institute in Jerusalem.