My Jewish Learning hosts an online minyan Sunday-Friday for those who wish to say Kaddish. The minyan is held every weekday at 4:00 PM (3:00 PM Fridays) U.S. Eastern time and at 10:00 AM U.S. Eastern time on Sundays.
Each session is led by a rabbi who will offer some words of Torah followed by the recitation of the Mourner’s Kaddish in the presence of an online minyan.
SUNDAY: Rabbi Hayim Herring
Rabbi Hayim Herring is CEO of HayimHerring.com, specializing in strategic change and anticipatory leadership development. He has served as a congregational rabbi of Beth El Synagogue in Minneapolis, assistant executive director of the Minneapolis Jewish Federation, and founding executive director of STAR (Synagogues: Transformation and Renewal). Hayim has published over 70 scholarly and popular articles and studies primarily on the American Jewish community.
MONDAY: Rabbi Rachel Isaacs
Rabbi Rachel Isaacs is the director of the Center for Small Town Jewish Life at Colby College where she holds the Dorothy “Bibby” Levine Alfond chair in Jewish Studies. She is also the spiritual leader of Beth Israel Congregation in Waterville, Maine.
WEDNESDAY: Rabbi Menachem Creditor
Rabbi Menachem Creditor serves as the Pearl and Ira Meyer Scholar in Residence at UJA-Federation New York and was the founder of Rabbis Against Gun Violence. A frequent speaker in communities and campuses around the US and Israel with over 1 million views of his online videos and essays, he was named by Newsweek as one of the 50 most influential rabbis in America.
THURSDAY: Rabbi Danielle Upbin
Rabbi Danielle Upbin is the associate rabbi and prayer leader at Congregation Beth Shalom. Originally from New York City. She graduated with honors from Barnard College, Columbia University, with a BA in Political Science. She was ordained from the Jewish Theological Seminary in 2002. She has lived and studied in Israel, including a year of exploration in Jewish mysticism and art.
FRIDAY: Rabbi Sari Laufer
Rabbi Sari Laufer is the director of congregational engagement at Stephen Wise Temple in Los Angeles. A cum laude graduate of Northwestern University, Rabbi Laufer was ordained by Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion, Los Angeles. Rabbi Laufer is a teacher of those young and young-at-heart, bringing her passion for rabbinic texts, social justice, and Judaism’s wisdom and relevance in the 21st century into the lives of those with whom she is privileged to learn and to share.