Following the service on Shabbat mornings, Beit Emanuel hosts an interesting and informed speaker on a thought-provoking topic. Sessions run for approx. an hour starting at 11.15 am or 11.45 am if there’s a barmitzvah.
29 November – Prof. Stephen Marcus Finn – will discuss – ‘The Jew–Dis of Judaism: Treachery, Bullying and Hypocrisy’ – he will relate two of his novels in a provocative way to bullying in general and hypocrisy in Judaism in particular. Prof. Finn is Professor Emeritus of English at the University of Pretoria. More importantly, he is an animal rights activist as well as a novelist, playwright and poet.