Rabbi Ezray is asking the entire congregation to read Letters to My Palestinian Neighbor by Yossi Klein Halevi.
We are borrowing twelve copies from the Jewish Community Library that will be available in April, and six copies are currently available at CBJ. Please contact Rebecca to request a copy to be set aside for you to pick up The public library has six print copies in circulation as well as electronic versions. The book is available for purchase in stores and online.
Letters to My Palestinian Neighbor is a heartfelt plea for peace and new dialogue based on common ground in faith, published by HarperCollins in May 2018 coinciding with the 70th anniversary of the State of Israel. The book is a New York Times non-fiction bestseller and tops several Amazon bestselling lists.
Yossi Klein Halevi is a senior fellow at the Shalom Hartman Institute in Jerusalem. He served as a visiting professor of Israel Studies at the Jewish Theological Seminary in New York in the fall of 2013. He is a former contributing editor of the New Republic and writes for the op-ed pages of leading American newspapers, including the Wall Street Journal, the New York Times and the Los Angeles Times.