- Friday January 18, 2013 - Sunday January 20, 2013
- 8:00pm - 11:00am
- Temple Beth Israel
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- $10 for closing breakfast
Temple Beth Israel will host Rabbi Dr. Michael J. Cook as its Scholar In Residence January 18 - 20. The Sol and Arlene Bronstein Professor of Judaeo-Christian Studies at the Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion, Cincinnati Campus. Dr. Cook’s overall theme will be “Charting our Ways Through Today’s Religious Maze.” Following Shabbat evening services January 18, Dr. Cook will present Apocalypse 2012: Israel and the Fall-Out of Evangelical Theology. A special oneg will follow. On Saturday, January 19, at 10am, Dr. Cook will continue with a discussion on Close Encounters of the Religious Kind: How Best to Answer Questions from our Christian Friends. TBI’s Scholar in Residence weekend will conclude following a 9am breakfast.
MUSIC REVIEW: Sarasota Opera's "Jerusalem"
Read June LeBell's review of Sarasota Opera's "Jérusalem," which runs through March 22.
PHOTO GALLERY: Sun Circle Art Festival
Residents and art lovers spent their day at Sapphire Shores Park for the Sun Circle Art Festival Saturday, March 8. Attendees enjoyed live music while shopping for artwork by professional and aspiring artists.
PHOTO GALLERY: St. Mary Royal Rummage Sale
On March 8, the Women’s Guild of St. Mary, Star of the Sea, Catholic Church held its Royal Rummage Sale. The sale began on Friday with an early bird entry and continued on Saturday with large crowds and great finds.
PHOTO GALLERY: Christ Church Sale Away Preparation
Christ Church of Longboat Key hosted its Sale Away featuring books, clothes, electronics, fresh baked goods and much more on March 8. Proceeds benefit local missions.