Temple Beth Am Podcasts

Episode Archive

Episode Archive

1,301 episodes of Temple Beth Am Podcasts since the first episode, which aired on September 30th, 2019.

  • Shabbat Teaching: When Potiphar's Wife Spoke Up

    December 5th, 2020  |  24 mins 50 secs

    Rabbi-Cantor HIllary Chorny's Shabbat Teaching at Temple Beth Am, Los Angeles, on December 5, 2020.

  • Shabbat Sermon - Morning: Vayishlach

    December 5th, 2020  |  26 mins 37 secs

    Rabbi Matt Shapiro's Shabbat Teaching at Temple Beth Am, Los Angeles, on December 5, 2020.

  • Hama’alot Shabbat Sermon

    December 5th, 2020  |  18 mins 13 secs

    Rabbi Adam Kligfeld's special Hama’alot Shabbat Sermon at Temple Beth Am, Los Angeles, on December 5, 2020.

  • Exploring the Parasha - Vayishlach - Genesis 32:31-32

    December 4th, 2020  |  51 mins 27 secs

    Rabbis Rebecca Schatz and Matt Shapiro lead a discussion of the most interesting stories, verses and themes in the weekly parasha.

    This discussion was conducted at Temple Beth Am Los Angeles via Zoom on December 4, 2020.

  • Sources Through Srugim: Shomer Negiya (Saving Your Touch)

    December 2nd, 2020  |  58 mins 35 secs

    Rabbis Rebecca Schatz and Josh Pernick lead a discussion of important issues raised in the hit Israeli TV series "Srugim" (available on Amazon Prime) and their relationship to halakha (Jewish Law). Each podcast in this series will address an issue raised in a specific episode of "Srugim". This podcast is based on episode 7.

    The discussion was conducted via Zoom on December 2, 2020.

  • Meditation and Mindfulness with Rabbi Adam Kligfeld

    December 2nd, 2020  |  15 mins 7 secs

    Rabbi Adam Kligfeld offers up short bursts of meditation infused with imagery, wisdom, and the rhythms of our Jewish calendar, including selected verses from the Torah. Many of these meditations are performed in sitting positions; some standing. Simply find yourself a comfortable space and let Rabbi Kligfeld's voice and direction guide you into a world of serenity and tranquility.

  • Rashi Class: Shemot/Exodus 2:24

    December 2nd, 2020  |  53 mins 52 secs

    Rashi Class conducted by Rabbi Adam Kligfeld at Temple Beth Am, Los Angeles, on December 2, 2020.

  • Navigate And Master The Prayerbook - Q&A And The Start of Kabbalat Shabbat

    December 1st, 2020  |  50 mins 10 secs

    Rabbi Cantor Hillary Chorny leads an adventure through the siddur focused on structure, themes and music of the Jewish prayer experience. All Hebrew levels welcome.

    This class was conducted at Temple Beth Am Los Angeles via Zoom on December 1, 2020.

  • Siddur Class #32 Shacharit: The Shulchan Aruch on The Shema

    December 1st, 2020  |  35 mins 3 secs

    Rabbi Avi Havivi's siddur class at Temple Beth Am Los Angeles - December 1, 2020 via Zoom.

  • Are You Coming Back? - A Personal Conversation About The Jewish Future With Carrie Bornstein

    November 30th, 2020  |  1 hr 5 mins

    Rabbi Chorny sits down with Carrie Bornstein to explore life in quarantine and what’s coming next. They explore some of the trickier questions of life in Jewish community at this juncture, like: What was going right in Jewish community, and wrong, before this all began? How can we care for our kids’ mental health during this challenging era? And what will need to be rebuilt when all this is over and we can gather again?

    Carrie Bornstein is Executive Director at Mayyim Hayyim Living Waters Community Mikveh and Education Center outside of Boston, Massachusetts. She first joined as a volunteer Mikveh Guide and, since 2012, has transitioned the organization from a robust start-up to a sustainable grown-up, also spearheading the creation of its Rising Tide Open Waters Mikveh Network. Carrie spent many summers at URJ Eisner Camp and was named one of the 18 most influential young adults in Boston by Combined Jewish Philanthropies in 2013. A cum laude graduate of Skidmore College, Carrie received her M.A. in Social Work from Boston University with a focus on Macro Practice, participated in the first cohort of DeLeT (Day School Leadership through Teaching) at Brandeis and spent a year at the Pardes Institute of Jewish Studies in Jerusalem. Carrie practices improv in her spare time and lives in Sharon with her husband, Jamie, and their three children.

  • Shabbat Teaching: Pulling A Blessing Out Of A Struggle

    November 28th, 2020  |  36 mins 10 secs

    Rabbinic Intern Rachel Cohn's Shabbat Teaching at Temple Beth Am, Los Angeles, on November 28, 2020.

  • Shabbat Teaching: Dwelling In God

    November 28th, 2020  |  56 mins 34 secs

    Rabbi Rebecca Schatz's Shabbat Teaching at Temple Beth Am, Los Angeles, on November 28, 2020.

  • Exploring the Parasha - Vayetzei: Hated and Blessed

    November 27th, 2020  |  47 mins 5 secs

    Rabbis Rebecca Schatz and Matt Shapiro lead a discussion of the most interesting stories, verses and themes in the weekly parasha.

    This discussion was conducted at Temple Beth Am Los Angeles via Zoom on November 27, 2020.

  • Meditation and Mindfulness with Rabbi Adam Kligfeld

    November 25th, 2020  |  9 mins 28 secs

    Rabbi-Cantor Hillary Chorny fills in for Rabbi Adam Kligfled and offers up short bursts of meditation infused with the imagery, wisdom, and the rhythms of our Jewish calendar including selected verses from the Torah. Many of these meditations are performed in sitting positions; some standing. Simply find yourself a comfortable space and let Rabbi Chorny's voice and direction guide you into a world of serenity and tranquility.

  • Navigate And Master The Prayerbook - Weekday Ma'ariv and Mincha

    November 24th, 2020  |  41 mins 52 secs

    Rabbi Cantor Hillary Chorny leads an adventure through the siddur focused on structure, themes and music of the Jewish prayer experience. All Hebrew levels welcome.

    This class was conducted at Temple Beth Am Los Angeles via Zoom on November 24, 2020.

  • Siddur Class #31 Shacharit: Third Paragraph of the Shema Part 5

    November 24th, 2020  |  34 mins 36 secs

    Rabbi Avi Havivi's siddur class at Temple Beth Am Los Angeles - November 24. 2020 via Zoom.