posted Jul 15, 2010, 7:52 PM by David Izraelevitz
Naomi Israel from Santa Fe has graciously offered us a chance to have Rabbi
and Rebbetzin Gruman as leaders on Thursday Aug. 5 from 7-8:30 PM at the
LAJC. They will be visiting Santa Fe during the first week of August. We
hope that you will attend this one evening class. Susan Benjamin is
organizing this event.
Quicken for the Soul: Mussar
One of the key teachings of mussar is the importance of making a regular
cheshbon hanefesh, a spiritual accounting of our deeds. We will look at The
Path of the Just, Rabbi Moshe Chaim Luzzatto's seminal mussar work, to learn
about the fundamental role of cheshbon hanefesh in achieving our full
This class will be presented by Rabbi Aaron and Rebbetzin Elkie Gruman.
Rabbi Gruman is the rabbi of Congregation Toras Emes of Twin-Rivers, NJ.
He received his ordination from the famous Lakewood Yeshiva, and is one of
the founders of the Shalom Heritage Center. He also serves as the Director
of Torah Links, the outreach arm of Lakewood Yeshiva.