Conservative Movement Shabbaton and Convening

Date: Dec 01, 2023 - Dec 05, 2023

Time: 1:00 pm - 12:00 pm

Location: Baltimore, Maryland

Category: Conferences

Conservative Movement Shabbaton and Convening: T’nuah B’yahad: Building Our Movement Together

Friday, December 1, 2023–Tuesday, December 5, 2023  

In Person at the Baltimore Marriott Waterfront 
700 Aliceanna Street

JTS is proud to cosponsor T’nuah B’yahad: Building Our Movement Together, the Conservative/Masorti Movement’s Shabbaton and Convening. 

Join hundreds of committed Conservative/Masorti Jews for this special opportunity to gather in community, learn from scholars and experts, and foster a renewed sense of enthusiasm for the future of our movement.  

Several sessions will feature JTS scholars and leadership, including: 

  • Understanding the Secret Sauce of 20th-Century Conservative Judaism with Dr. Shuly Rubin Schwartz, Chancellor and Irving Lehrman Research Professor of American Jewish History   
  • Does Religious Obligation Move Us Anymore? with Rabbi Gordon Tucker, Vice Chancellor for Religious Life and Engagement, JTS 
  • Child Loss in Jewish Thought: Aaron, Rabbi Akiva, and Glikl of Hameln with Dr. Shira Billet, Assistant Professor of Jewish Thought and Ethics, JTS 
  • Songs of Ascents: Recovering the Psalms for Today with Dr. Benjamin Sommer, Professor of Bible and Ancient Semitic languages, JTS 
  • Our Movement’s Future: Rabbinical Students Today, Rabbis Tomorrow with Rabbi Ayelet Cohen, Pearl Resnick Dean of The Rabbinical School, JTS, and leaders of the Ziegler School of Rabbinic Studies and the Schechter Rabbinical Seminary