Rabbi Dr. Jordi Gendra-Molina returns by popular demand to continue the celebration of New Mexico’s Sephardic Jews
A native of Barcelona, Rabbi Gendra holds a PhD in medieval Jewish literature from the Universitat de Girona, as well as a Master's Degree in Hebrew Letters and Rabbinic Ordination (Reconstructionist Rabbinical College, 2006). He is rabbi of Congregation B’nei Tikvah Beth Israel (Sewell, NJ).
He will be joined by Cantor Dr. Neil Manel Frau-Cortez, also of Barcelona, and by a number of New Mexicans with Sephardic heritage for four days of activities in Albuquerque and Taos. Join us in the ongoing celebration of the culture and history of New Mexico’s oldest Jewish community!
Events at Congregation Nahalat Shalom include
Thursday, November 13, 4:30-6p:
Presentation on the crypto-Jews for Cheder students and parents
Friday, November 14, 7-9p: Sephardic Shabbat Vegetarian Potluck Dinner
Saturday, November 15, 10a-noon: Sephardic Shabbat morning service
Sunday, November 16, 7-9p: "Transmission of Kabbalah in Sephardic Literature," with
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