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Installation of Senior Rabbi Brian Strauss

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Congregation Beth Yeshurun

4525 Beechnut Street

Houston, TX 77096

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Join us as we celebrate the

Installation of Rabbi Brain Strauss

As Senior Rabbi of Congregation Beth Yeshurun

The 4th Senior Rabbi in the synagogue’s 72 year history



Friday, November 16th | 6:00 p.m.

Shabbat Renewal and Installation of Rabbi Strauss

followed by Shabbat dinner in Pulaski Rauch

$36 per Adult, $18 per child ages 12-5 yrs (payment is required for RSVP)


Saturday, November 17th | 9:30 a.m.

Sabbath Morning Service

followed by Kiddush lunch & Scholar in Residence Program

Scholar in Residence: Rabbi Brad Artson



Rabbi Dr Bradley Shavit Artson holds the Abner and Roslyn Goldstine Dean's Chair of the Ziegler School of Rabbinic Studies and is Vice President of American Jewish University in Los Angeles. Rabbi Artson has long been a passionate advocate for social justice, human dignity, diversity and inclusion. He wrote a book on Jewish teachings on war, peace and nuclear annihilation in the late 80s, became a leading voice advocating for GLBT marriage and ordination in the 90s, and has published and spoken widely on environmental ethics, special needs inclusion, racial and economic justice, cultural and religious dialogue and cooperation, and working for a just and secure peace for Israel and the Middle East. A member of the Philosophy Department, he is particularly interested in theology, ethics, and the integration of science and religion. He supervises the Miller Introduction to Judaism Program and mentors Camp Ramah in California in Ojai and Ramah of Northern California in the Bay Area. He is also dean of the Zacharias Frankel College in Potsdam, Germany, ordaining Conservative rabbis for Europe. A frequent contributor for the Huffington Post and for the Times of Israel, and a public figure Facebook page with over 53,000 likes, he is the author of 12 books and over 250 articles, most recently Renewing the Process of Creation: A Jewish Integration of Science and Spirit.

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