Shabbat Service with Rabbi Rick Jacobs, URJ President

Event details

  • Friday | April 8, 2022
  • 7:00 pm
  • 8339 Old York Rd
  • 215-887-8700

Shabbat Service with Rabbi Rick Jacobs, URJ President

Join us in welcoming Rabbi Jacobs who will join us as part of the Love Learning and Leadership tour in honor of Rabbi Lance J. Sussman, Ph.D.  Services begin at 7:00pm.

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Rabbi Rick Jacobs is president of the Union for Reform Judaism, the most powerful force in North American Jewish life.

A longtime and devoted creative change agent, Rabbi Jacobs spent 20 years as a visionary spiritual leader at Westchester Reform Temple (WRT) in Scarsdale, New York. Before that, during his tenure as the rabbi of the Brooklyn Heights Synagogue, he created the first homeless shelter in a New York City synagogue.

Rabbi Jacobs is regularly featured in media outlets such as the New York Times, The Washington Post, Ha’aretz, The Forward, NPR, and CNN, among others.

Rabbi Jacobs and his wife Susan K. Freedman have three children Aaron, David and Sarah.