Welcome to the online home of the
Jewish Learning Experience.
This year marks the twenty-seventh anniversary
of the JLE's founding as a grassroots, independent adult outreach
organization in Bergen County, New Jersey. It's mission is to
reacquaint Jewish adults with their religious heritage through classes
demonstrating the relevance of the Torah in contemporary times,
experiential programs, and Shabbat and High Holiday explanatory
services. The JLE caters to individual needs, including home
hospitality and one-on-one learning.
Regardless of your background, you can become part of a dynamic
learning group. Knowledge of Hebrew
or of the Bible is not
Since its inception, the JLE has touched
the lives of more than 5,000 unaffiliated families in Bergen County and
There is no vacation from Torah study & spiritual
growth. The JLE
is proud to present
another action-packed month of events & programs. Please take
advantage of all the wonderful learning opportunities that the JLE offers!.
Challenge yourself, Empower yourself,
All classes are
FREE of charge.
As an independent, unaffiliated
organization, we depend on the support of the community to continue
providing free, excellent programming to the broader Jewish community.
Weekly Torah Portion
themes, highlights, drama, and ideas of the Torah portions of the Bible
read each week in the synagogue.
8:30 PM at
Congregation Bnai Yeshurun
Rabbi Moshe Yasgur
This class can be accessed
over the phone. 218-862-1001 then access code 947046#
Principles of Faith. Based on the weekly Torah portions.
8:45 PM on
when prompted, 86724123#
Rabbi Jonathan Kaplan
educational prayer service will be conducted on a roughly biweekly
basis, alternating between Saturday and Sunday mornings.
always, we will aim to recite and sing prayers, and have discussion and
commentary, which will aim to be spiritually inspiring, emotionally
uplifting and intellectually stimulating. Some prayers will be recited
in English, while others will be sung in Hebrew with transliteration. We
will reinforce what participants have learned together thus far, while
welcoming new participants in this true "Jewish learning experience."
Come join us! (Led by Zvi Weissler)
Next date TBA
Please RSVP to any or all of these events so we can
On Sunday night May 26th at 8:45 PM, Sam Kaplan will speak on the
topic of Love Your Neighbor as Yourself: A Mitzvah That We Need to
Remind Ourselves of Every Day. This presentation will be at
Congregation Rinat Yisrael (389 West Englewood Ave. Teaneck)
Your opinion is very important to us so in order to
better serve you, we would like to know a little about what programs or
Jewish experiences you would be interested in being a part of.
Please click here
for pdf copy.