Oct. 20, 2017
A presentation by Rabbi Sara Perman, who recently retired from Greensburg’s Congregation Emanu-El, the Reform synagogue she served for 31 years, entitled “Ethical Wills” will be the next presentation in the fall series on aging and spirituality presented by the Saint Vincent College School of Social Sciences, Communication and Education at 6 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 25, at the Fred M. Rogers Center. Admission is free and open to the public.
Perman grew up in a Reform Jewish family and as a teenager participated in Torah Corps. She studied under rabbi and scholar Gunther Plaut and did her undergraduate studies at Goucher College and graduate study at Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion.
She served on the Greensburg Ministerium and on two advisory committees of the National Catholic Center for Holocaust Education at Seton Hill University. She also taught at Seton Hill as an adjunct faculty member.
Persons of all ages are welcome to attend and share in the discussion and questions.
Parking for the physically challenged is available at the Fred M. Rogers Center. All participants may park in parking area A and enter the Rogers Center at the first floor entrance.
The final presentation in the fall series will be a panel discussion by Dr. William Hisker, deacon of the Diocese of Greensburg, Maureen Ceidro of Excela Health, Fr. Vernon Holtz, O.S.B., of Saint Vincent Archabbey and Mary Beth Spore, dean of the Saint Vincent College School of Social Sciences, Communication and Education, about “Spiritual Wills,” 6 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 15.
Reservations are not required. For additional information, phone 724 805-2522.
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