Rabbi Ariann Weitzman (she/היא) serves as Rabbi Educator of Bnai Keshet in Montclair, NJ. She was ordained in 2011 by the Academy for Jewish Religion. Rabbi Ariann came to the rabbinate after a short career as an educator in physical science and mathematics, which she continues to love. As an educator, Rabbi Weitzman is dedicated to re-thinking Jewish education to build authentic, identity-building experiences for both adults and children, with a focus on intergenerational learning and Tikkun Olam (repairing the world). Rabbi Weitzman has a deep personal interest in fighting antisemitism, racism, misogyny, homophobia, and transphobia and understanding the profound connections between multiple forms of systemic oppression in order to dismantle them.
S2E06: Jews for Jesus, Messianic Jews, & Other Christian Falsehoods About Judaism — with Rabbi Ariann Weitzman
Rabbi Ariann Weitzman spends some time addressing a few of the common misconceptions Christians have about Jews and educating us about the relationship between the two religions. This insightful conversation is among our favorite episodes, and we hope you find it as helpful and informative as we did! Bnai Keshet Reconstructionist Synagogue Four Common Misunderstandings about Judaism ---...