Adult Education at Kehilat Shalom


Kiddish Konversations with Rabbi Arian

Approximately one Shabbat afternoon per month, Rabbi Arian leads a study session to discuss various topics of interest. We meet after Kiddush, beginning at approximately 12:30 pm, the session continues for an hour or so. You are invited to participate whether or not you attended the Shabbat morning service.

Bible Study with Rashi

Rabbi Arian will lead a discussion about the weekly parshah along with Rashi’s commentary on the first and third Thursdays of the month at 8:00 pm, immediately following minyan. Please come help support our minyan by arriving at 7:45. Rabbi Arian has opened his Rashi class up to interactive video so that more people can participate. Class begins at 8 pm.

The link for the class is
To install Zoom, click on the above link and Zoom will walk you through the process. If you don’t have it already installed, please sure to log in in advance to get it loaded before class begins. Hope to see you there, in person or online! Check the Weekly Announcements for a link to the texts the Rabbi will use for each class.

Understanding the Siddur

Rabbi Arian will lead discussions to explore the structure and history of the siddur and the purpose of the prayers and blessings we say every Shabbat. The goal of the class is to learn in order to make Shabbat observance more meaningful. Class meets the second and fourth Wednesday of the month at 8:00 pm. Please support minyan by arriving at 7:45 pm.

Come Learn with Us

In addition to the classes taught by Rabbi Arian, Kehilat Shalom hosts guest speakers and presents special programs in partnership with other synagogues. For a complete listing of programs and times, please refer to the online calendar, our weekly or call the office at 301-869-7699.