Rabbi Dr. Nathan Lopes Cardozo
"Counting Jews: Mortal
Danger, Jewish Eternity and Jewish Identity"
Rabbi Cardozo reflects on the future of the State of
Israel and its urgent need for inspirational Judaism.
Tuesday, May 17, 2011, at 7:30 PM.
Venue: Holocaust Memorial Center,
28123 Orchard Lake Rd., Farmington Hills
The Cardozo-Kagan Jewish Leadership Program at at the
Interdisciplinary Center (IDC) Herzliya was launched in response to
the pressing need for Jewish identity among today’s young generation
in Israel. This program was created and is administered by The David
Cardozo Academy – headed by its founder and dean, Rabbi Dr. Nathan
Rabbi Cardozo is a prominent lecturer and author who is
world-renowned for his highly original insights into Judaism and his
ability to communicate the relevance of Jewish values and practice in
a complicated world. A native of the Spanish-Portuguese Jewish
community of Holland who holds a doctorate in philosophy, Rabbi Lopes
Cardozo received rabbinic ordination from the Gateshead Talmudic
College and studied in Israel at the Institute for Higher Rabbinical
Studies of Chief Rabbi Unterman and at the Mir Yeshiva. In addition to
teaching Jewish audiences, Rabbi Lopes Cardozo often lectures to
non-Jewish groups, including Christian leaders, about comparative
religion and the fundamentals of Judaism.
"Rabbi Nathan Lopes Cardozo has emerged as one of
the most thoughtful voices in contemporary Orthodoxy. He is a man of
deep faith and wide intellectual horizons, unafraid to confront the
challenges of the age with the quiet confidence of one who is attuned
to the music of eternity" - Rabbi Professor
Jonathan Sacks, Chief Rabbi of the United Hebrew Congregations of
Britain and the Commonwealth.
For a full CV and list of books published by Rabbi
There is no charge, but reservations are requested by May 15, 2011.
To reserve seats, or for more information on Rabbi Dr. Cardozo and his talk,
call The Jewish Forum at 248-354-6415 x2, or