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Rabbi Dr. Binyamin Lau, Scholar-in- Residence at Rinat

On Shabbat, July 4-5, 2014, Congrega­tion Rinat will host Scholar-in-Residence Rabbi Dr. Binyamin Lau, author, activist, teacher, and Rabbi of Ramban Synagogue, Jerusalem.

On Friday evening before Maariv: Dvar Halacha (English); on Shabbat at the 9 a.m. minyan: Drasha (English); Shabbat af­ternoon at 6:55 p.m. (English): “Micah vs. Isaiah: Can There Be a Dispute between Two True Prophets?”; Shabbat after mincha (Hebrew): “How a Disagree­ment between Rambam and Ra’avad Underlies the Relationship between Haredi and Zionist Judaism.”

Rabbi Dr. Binyamin (Benny) Lau is an internationally known lead­er and activist who heads the Modern Orthodox Ramban Syna­gogue in Jerusalem and serves as chair of the Human Rights and Judaism in Action project of the Israel Democracy Institute. A char­ismatic rabbi, social entrepreneur, and media figure, he speaks out clearly on current issues, focusing on the humanistic values of Ju­daism and insisting that tradition face the challenges of contempo­rary society.

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