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Rabbi Michael Skobac

Rabbi Michael Skobac

Meeting Today's Challenges to Jewish Survival

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The Jewish Academy Presents: 
Meeting Today's Challenges to Jewish Survival 

An Evening with Rabbi Michael Skobac
World Renown Authority on Jewish Continuity

A recent full-page ad in Jewish publications warned, "If you're Jewish, Chances Are That Your Grandchildren Won't Be." Our program examines four serious threats to Jewish continuity: aggressive Christian evangelicism, manipulative cults, intermarriage and the lure of Eastern religions, as well as the ways to meet these challenges.

Wednesday, December 4th, 2013 | 7:30pm
The Jewish Academy 
1260 Howe Street, Downtown Vancouver | Street Parking Available

Admission: $8.00 | Premium Members - Free
www.jewishacademy.ca/member

About the Speaker:

Rabbi Michael Skobac has been involved in Jewish education and outreach work since 1975. Founding director of Kiruv, the campus outreach arm of the Rabbinical Council of America, he has worked as a campus professional with Hillel groups in Philadelphia, New York and Toronto. He specialized in counter-missionary work since 1983, establishing the New York branch of Jews for Judaism and serving as a consultant to the New York Jewish Community Relations Council Task Force on Missionaries and Cults.

As a highly respected authority on Jewish continuity, Rabbi Skobac has lectured extensively on missionaries, cults, issues of Jewish continuity and Jewish spirituality across the United States, Canada, Israel, the Former Soviet Union, England, India, Australia and South Africa.

 

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