Ep #058
Jay’s 4 Questions
A Conversation with
Rabbi Amy Bernstein


Rabbi Amy Bernstein, Senior Rabbi of Kehillat Israel in Pacific Palisades and incoming Chair of the Southern California Board of Rabbis, joins host Jay Sanderson to talk about rabbinical school, Jewish institutions, and the future of Jewish life. She shares her long and winding journey from Atlanta, Georgia to Duluth, Minnesota to Southern California, why she thinks synagogues need to be more nimble, and how we should be accessing our spiritual best selves.

The conversation also includes an in-depth discussion about leadership, the importance of diverse views, and who Rabbi Bernstein would invite to her Seder table. Tune in today!

To learn more about Kehillat Israel, visit, https://www.ourki.org.

To learn more about the Board of Rabbis of Southern California, visit https://www.boardofrabbis.org.

Jay’s 4 Questions brings together the most interesting and influential thought leaders to discuss community, culture, food, and more. When President & CEO Jay Sanderson asks the tough questions — whether the answers are provocative, inspiring, or simply entertaining, you’ll want to hear every word.

This episode is brought to you by The Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles. Hosted by Jay Sanderson, produced by Alana Weiner, and edited by Ariel Aboody. You can listen to individual episodes or subscribe on iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher, Spotify, and SoundCloud.

The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are solely those of the speakers and do not necessarily reflect the views of The Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles.