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March 16, 2018, 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Leo Baeck Temple
1300 North Sepulveda Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90049
Rabbi John L. Rosove is Senior Rabbi of Temple Israel of Hollywood, since 1998. He was ordained by the Hebrew Union College – Jewish Institute of Religion, New York, in 1979.
John serves as the National Chair of the Association of Reform Zionists of America (ARZA). He has a seat on the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations (CPMAJO), the Board of Governors (BOG) of the Jewish Agency for Israel (JAFI), the Vaad HaPoel of the World Zionist Organization (WZO), the American Zionist Movement (AZM), and the Executive Committee of ARZENU (the international Reform Zionist Organization).
John was the 2002 Recipient of the World Union for Progressive Judaism International Humanitarian Award and has received special commendation from the State of Israel Bonds. In 2013 he was honored by J Street at its Fifth Anniversary Celebration in Los Angeles.
John is the author of Why Judaism Matters – Letters of a Liberal Rabbi to his Children and the Millennial Generation, 2017 – Jewish Lights Publishing, a division of Turner Publishing Company.
John writes a regular blog on the Los Angeles Jewish Journal web-site http://www.jewishjournal.com/rabbijohnrosovesblog and at https://rabbijohnrosove.wordpress.com/.
John is the author of a series of Eight Jewish Life Cycle Guides that are posted on the TIOH web-site (http://www.tioh.org). The Guide Preparing for Jewish Burial and Mourning appears on the web-site of Hillside Memorial Park and Mortuary in Los Angeles, a community service of Temple Israel of Hollywood. (http://hillsidememorial.org/jewish-lifecycle-guide/).
John and his wife, Barbara, are the parents of two sons, Daniel (married to Marina Javor) and David.