“The Practice of Fasting in Judaism and Islam” will be presented by Rabbi Debra Smith and Dr. Ali Chaudry on Tuesday, May 14, 2019 at 1:00 pm at Temple Sholom, 594 North Bridge Street, Bridgewater, NJ. The program is $5 and refreshments will be served.
Join us as we explore the history, traditions and practice of fasting in both faiths. We will also compare texts related to fasting in Judaism and Islam.
This event is sponsored by Jewish Family Service of Somerset, Hunterdon and Warren Counties as part of its Yearn to Learn Program, “Yearn to Learn: (Y2L) was created by retired and semi-retired persons looking for high quality, interactive learning experiences in small, local group settings, which promote stimulating group interaction, self-exploration and interpersonal connections. Programs are open to all. For more information, to register, and/or to be added to the Y2L mailing list, please contact JFS at 908-725-7799 or Admin@JewishFamilySvc.org.