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REVISED SCHEDULE FOR FRIDAY, JANUARY 19, 2018

  • Allan Friedman's music history classes are cancelled tomorrow morning.
  • Judea Reform Congregation is tentatively scheduled to open at 10:00 tomorrow morning, but staff will arrive as they are able.
  • Shabbat services tomorrow have been moved up to 5:00pm, to help everyone get home before the roads refreeze. There will not be an oneg following this service. Remember, you may also watch our Shabbat services online through live streaming on our website.
  • The Rosenzweig Gallery opening has been postponed until next Friday, January 26, at 7:00 pm (after the conclusion of our 6 pm Shabbat services).
  • The Next Dor pre-Shabbat L'Chaim (for folks in their 20s and 30s) has been postponed until February 2 at 6:30 pm.  Please join us then in the Levin Social Hall before the 7:30 pm Shabbat service. 

Welcome! At Judea Reform, you will find the values, traditions, practices, hopes, and inspiration that Reform Jews cherish: lifelong learning, tikkun olam, worship, celebration, community, connection to Israel, and meaningful lives.

Upcoming Events

  • Tuesday
    Jan 23
    Board of Trustees Meeting
    Tuesday, Jan 23rd 7:00p to 9:00p

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  • Wednesday
    Jan 24
    Anshei Mitzvah Experience 2017-2018
    Wednesday, Jan 24th 7:30p to 8:30p
    Judea Reform's Adult Bar/Bat Mitzvah Program!

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  • Friday
    Jan 26
    Rosenzweig Gallery Opening - "Sharing the Journey: the Haggadah for the Contemporary Family" featuring the art of Mark Podwal
    Friday, Jan 26th 7:00p to 8:00p
    Now Opening Friday, January 26 after 6:00pm Shabbat Services Featuring the giclee Haggadah prints of artist Mark Podwal Mark Podwal may have been best known initially for his drawings on The New York Times op-ed page, but now he is an internationally known author and illustrator of numerous books, whose illustrations focus on Jewish legend, history, and tradition. His art is represented in the collections of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Victoria and Albert Museum, the Israel Museum, the Jewish Museums in Prague and New York, the Vatican, the British Library, Yad Vashem, and our own congregation's Family Service Prayerbooks! Podwal's books by the same name are available for sale in the Eisman Gift Shop. The Rosenzweig Gallery display includes Haggadah and Seder plates from JRC congregants and UNC Libraries. For more information, contact Barbara Silver at barbara20854@yahoo.com.

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  • Wednesday
    Jan 31
    Anshei Mitzvah Experience 2017-2018
    Wednesday, Jan 31st 7:30p to 8:30p
    Judea Reform's Adult Bar/Bat Mitzvah Program!

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  • Friday
    Feb 2
    Next Dor 20s & 30s Group: Pre-Shabbat L’Chaim
    Friday, Feb 2nd 6:30p to 7:25p
    Join fellow young professionals, students, and others in their 20s & 30s for a Kiddush (Shabbat blessings) in the Levin Social Hall at Judea Reform before heading to 7:30pm Shabbat services together. This is a fun (and casual) opportunity to raise a glass, eat some challah, and meet new people. Questions? Contact Alex Peroff at alexperoff2014@u.northwestern.edu or ask us on our Facebook page.

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  • Friday
    Feb 2
    Shabbat Evening Service
    Friday, Feb 2nd 7:30p to 8:45p

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  • Saturday
    Feb 3
    Shabbat Morning Services and Luncheon (Luncheon sponsored by Mandy Summerson & Family)
    Shabbat, Feb 3rd 11:00a to 1:15p
    Today's luncheon is generously sponsored by Mandy Summerson & Family. Todah rabah!

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  • Saturday
    Feb 3
    Erev Shabbat and Torah Service Benefit Concert, composed by Allan Friedman
    Shabbat, Feb 3rd 6:00p to 7:30p
    Members of Judea Reform Congregation present Allan Friedman’s Erev Shabbat and Torah Service in a Saturday Concert. This benefit concert features much of the musical talent of Judea Reform presenting an hour-long piece composed by Music Director Allan Friedman. Composed for choruses, soloists, and chamber orchestra in a wide variety of styles, including latin, jazz, gospel, rock, classical, and folk, there’s something for everyone in this service. All concert proceeds go to Meals on Wheels of Durham an

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  • Wednesday
    Feb 7
    Intermediate Hebrew Reading Class
    Wednesday, Feb 7th 6:15p to 7:15p
    Improve your Hebrew reading speed and accuracy. This course is intended for folks who know the Aleph Bet and Hebrew vowels, and are able to decode Hebrew words. Slow and unsure readers are welcome. We will be reading Genesis and Exodus. Please note that no vocabulary or grammar will be taught in this course. *A minimum of five participants is required for this course to proceed.* 9 Wednesdays Feb.7,14,21; March 7,14,21,28; April,11,18 6:15-7:15p.m. Judea Reform Mirkaz Limud (Education Center) Fee: $180 for members, $220 for non-members Instructor: Stacy Lubov

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  • Wednesday
    Feb 7
    Anshei Mitzvah Experience 2017-2018
    Wednesday, Feb 7th 7:30p to 8:30p
    Judea Reform's Adult Bar/Bat Mitzvah Program!

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Office hours:

  • Mondays: Closed
  • Tuesday - Thursday: 9:00am to 4:30pm
  • Friday: 8:30am to 3:30pm

Visit or reach us by mail:

Judea Reform Congregation
1933 West Cornwallis Road
Durham, NC 27705

Reach us by phone:

919-489-7062

For after-hours emergencies, please call our answering service at 855-483-7566.

For general email inquiries, contact Loni Hudson.

Mon, January 22 2018 6 Sh'vat 5778