Loading Events

« All Events

Shabbat Morning Service with Rabbi Doug Heifetz

October 23, 2021 - 10:00am - October 23, 2021 - 1:00pm

10:00 am  Shabbat Morning Service with Rabbi Doug Heifetz
Did Hagar Really Come Back?
For Parshat Vayera, we’ll read about the expulsion of Hagar, Abraham’s first wife. The story tells of her cruel treatment at Abraham and Sarah’s hands. However, in spite of her misfortune, many commentators imagine that this episode didn’t end her relationship with Abraham. Rather, they theorize that Hagar later returned and remarried Abraham. Why do they imagine this? What would it take to allow reconciliation under such circumstances? How does this inspire us to reflect on our own relationships, their limitations and the possibilities of healing?


A reservation is required to attend all services.
If you’d like to join us for this service, please send an email to info@beittikvah.org by midnight on Thursday, October 21st.


  • Start:
  • October 23, 2021 - 10:00am
  • End:
  • October 23, 2021 - 1:00pm

By submitting this form, you are consenting to receive marketing emails from: Congregation Beit Tikvah, 8402 Roland Avenue, Baltimore, MD, 21210. You can revoke your consent to receive emails at any time by using the SafeUnsubscribe® link, found at the bottom of every email. Emails are serviced by Constant Contact