Rabbi Seth Frisch, of The New Shul in Philadelphia, will speak as Scholar-in-Residence on Nov. 2 and 3 at Congregation Beth Ohr, 70 Route 516, Old Bridge.
He will discuss his participation in Operation Moses, the rescue operation which brought Ethiopian Jews to Israel.
He will speak at Friday evening’s service, which begins at 7:30 p.m., following an optional 6 p.m. dinner. The cost to attend the dinner is $25 for Beth Ohr members, $30 for non-members.
Saturday morning’s service begins at 9:30 a.m. Frisch will again speak at an optional kiddush lunch following the service. He will talk about different perspectives of the Exodus. The fee for lunch is $10 for members, $15 for non-members.
RSVP to Linda Benish at 609-426-8727 or email@example.com, or to the temple office at 732-257-1523 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Make checks payable to Congregation Beth Ohr with “Scholar in Residence” in the memo line.
The program is sponsored by the Heidi Rogol Memorial Fund.