Exhibition Reception – The Shmita Project

THE SHMITA PROJECT An Exploration of the Biblical Sabbatical Tradition in the Modern World Exhibit Dates: JUNE 13 – AUGUST 10 SABES CENTER MINNEAPOLIS & CAPP CENTER ST. PAUL RECEPTION: JUNE 30, 7-9 p.m. • SABES CENTER MINNEAPOLIS Explore and celebrate the art of The Shmita Project exhibit, including joyful singing and deep connection led by song […]

Write to Rest

What is “Write to Rest” about? Often translated as “sabbatical year,” shmita (שמיטה‎) literally means release. Like the sabbath, the 7th day of rest within the week, shmita is the 7th year of rest in the calendar cycle as designated in the Torah. During a shmita year (in original form), land was to be left […]