Andrew Rehfeld, president of Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion, will speak on “Creating a Still, Small Place in a Loud, Large World: Jewish Leadership in a Time of Indecency” at 6:15 p.m. Oct. 18 at Anshe Chesed Fairmount Temple, 23737 Fairmount Blvd. in Beachwood.
Rehfeld is the 10th president of HUC-JIR and the first non-rabbi to lead the organization in its 144-yearhistory. The former head of the Jewish Federation of St. Louis and professor of political science at Washington University in St. Louis, Rehfeld oversees the four campuses of HUC-JIR, which educate leaders to serve the Reform movement.
He will be the guest speaker at Shabbat services.
The service will also be livestreamed at fairmounttemple.org.