Westchester Community for Humanistic Judaism
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WCHJ offers a non-theistic alternative in contemporary Jewish life. It is affiliated with the Society for Humanistic Judaism, which was established by Rabbi Sherwin T. Wine in 1963 and has grown into a worldwide movement. Humanistic Judaism embraces a human-centered philosophy that combines the celebration of Jewish culture and identity with an adherence to humanistic values and ideas. Humanistic Jews value their Jewish identity and the aspects of Jewish culture that offer a genuine expression of their contemporary way of life. Humanistic Jewish communities celebrate Jewish holidays and life cycle events (such as weddings and bar and bat mitzvah) with inspirational ceremonies that draw upon but go beyond traditional literature.
84 Sprague Rd
Scarsdale, NY 10583
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Saturday November 17 2:30pm - 4:00pm EST
The Westchester Community for Humanistic Judaism presents an illustrated lecture, which features The Ziegfeld Follies, the chorus girls from Florenz Ziegfeld’s theatrical spectaculars from 1907 to 1931. The Ziegfeld Girl became an American Institution, a symbol of the ......More