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Center for Adult Jewish Learning

Qabbalat Shabbat with Wyner Lecturer Cantor Jonathan Comisar

Gather with us onsite or online for Qabbalat Shabbat. All are welcome to join this service full of prayer, meditation, and music.

This Friday, February 4, kicks off our Wyner Lecture Weekend, featuring Cantor Jonathan Comisar.  Cantor Comisar will join the Temple Israel Clergy and instrumentalists for a musical and moving Qabbalat Shabbat service featuring Cantor Comisar’s original compositions.

CLICK HERE TO JOIN US ON ZOOM; or, if you prefer, JOIN US ON FACEBOOK LIVE or via TEMPLE ISRAEL’S LIVESTREAM.

Cantor Jonathan Comisar holds a masters in Sacred Music from the Hebrew Union College School of Sacred Music, and served the Community Synagogue in Rye, New York with distinction from 2000-08. Cantor Comisar is a highly esteemed and sought after composer of Jewish music, orchestra, and musical theater. Cantor Comisar’s essay “Experiencing God While Composing Music: Listening for the Still, Small Voice” was recently featured in the book “Because My Soul Longs for You: Integrating Theology into our Lives,” co-edited by Rabbi Elaine Zecher. Learn more at www.jonathancomisar.net.

With gratitude, this weekend is made possible by the generosity of the Wyner family, who established the Wyner Lecture series in 1985 to honor the life and legacy of Rudolph H. and Sara G. Wyner, and to celebrate their parents’ love of Jewish art, music, and folkways.  Attend the full weekend of programs and join us on Saturday and Sunday as well!

Want to learn more about joining us? Call 617-566-3960 or email info@tisrael.org.

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