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Watch JBS on Atlantic Broadband Ch168, Hotwire Ch269, Fios Ch798, DirecTV Ch388, Roku under "educational" and streamed on jbstv.org from June 16-22

For a complete and timely schedule, go to www.jbstv.org

LIVE: Jerusalem Post Conference

JBS's exclusive LIVE COVERAGE of this year's Jerusalem Post Conference in NYC with scheduled speakers Jonathan Greenblatt, Ayelet Shaked, Danny Danon, Ehud Olmert, Tzipi Hotevely, Nir Barkat, Brooke Goldstein, "The Green Prince" (Mosab Hassan Yousef) and Caroline Glick.
Today - 9am to 5:30pm

Talmud Study: Father's Day Parenting

Rabbi Mordechai Becher (Senior Lecturer, Gateways and author of "Gateway To Judaism") discusses the Talmud's view of parenting and how to raise children who are self-reliant and morally responsible adults. On the JBS series, "Dimensions of the Daf." Sunday - 8:30am; Tuesday - 9:30am & 5pm

How To Raise Good Kids

Author and New York Times columnist Ron Lieber (The Opposite of Spoiled) suggests parenting strategies for teaching kids to be responsible with money. From the JCC Greenwich at Carmel in Greenwich, CT. Monday- 4am

AJC Global 2019: Carr, K Harris, Bibi

The rise of Global Antisemitism (with Elan Carr), the next Israeli elections, Democratic Presidential Candidate Kamala Harris and a conversation between PM Netanyahu and David Harris are plenary highlights at the 2019 AJC Global Forum in Washington, DC. Monday - 7:30pm; Tuesday - 1am; Wednesday - 1:30pm

AJC Global: Jews & Politics

Halie Soifer (Jewish Dem. Council of America) and Matt Brooks (Rep. Jewish Coalition) discuss "Do American Jews Have A Political Home" at the 2019 AJC Global Forum in Washington, DC. Tuesday - 7pm (4pm PT) Wednesday - 1am; Saturday - 7pm

92nd Street Y: Simon Schama- Jews Pt 1

Historian, writer, and film documentarian, Simon Schama, talks with novelist Jonathan Safran Foer about Schama's 5-part television series on 3,000 years of Jewish history and impact on civilization, The Story of the Jews. From the 92nd Street Y in NYC. Tonight (Sunday) - 8pm & 2am; Monday - 10pm & 4am; Wednesday - 10:30am; Saturday - 1am & 3pm

L'Chayim: Oslo Syndrome-Levin

Historian and psychiatrist Kenneth Levin suggests why some American Jews are anti- Israel as a means of feeling more comfortable and accepted in a non-Jewish society, similar to the pattern described in his book The Oslo Syndrome. Wednesday - 9pm & Midnight; Thursday - 3pm

L'Chayim: Jew & Arab Children

Amri Shlomian, founder of Ein Bustan, a school in the Galilee where Jewish and Arab Israeli children study together, describes his own Jewishness as the child of a father who is a Survivor, and the philosophy behind his school.
Monday - 9pm & Midnight; Tuesday - 3pm

L'Chayim: David Goodman

David Goodman, the brother of Andrew Goodman who was murdered by Klansmen in Mississippi in June of 1964, talks about his brother and the work of The Andrew Goodman Foundation Thursday - 9pm & Midnight; Friday - 3pm

L'Chayim: Cantor Sol Zim

World renowned cantor, composer, and performer Sol Zim (Hollis Hills Bayside Jewish Center in Bayside, NY) discusses his life, career and his love of Jewish music. Saturday - 6pm

L'Chayim: Jack Laub - NBA, WWII

Jack Laub, a World War II Veteran who also has the distinction of being a college basketball star and player in the NBA, discusses his personal journey and his Jewish identity. Tuesday - 9pm & Midnight; Wednesday - 3pm

Jews & Basketball: Dershowitz and Gurock Talk Basketball

A review of Jews and basketball--and memories of icons Auerbach, Holzman, and Sarachek--with Alan Dershowitz and Dr. Jeffrey Gurock, prof. of American Jewish History at Yeshiva U. Tuesday - 10pm; Wednesday - 4am; Wednesday - 4pm

The Jake Ehrenreich Show

This month, Jake welcomes star of stage, screen, TV and Yiddish theater, Mike Burstyn, and the great American comic, Shecky Greene - whom Jake also inducts into the Catskills Hall of Fame. Wednesday - 7:30pm; Friday - 10am

And now watch Kabbalat Shabbat services from a modern Orthodox synagogue, The Hampton Synagogue of West Hampton Beach, NY, and Shabbat Services from Reform synagogue,

Kabbalat Shabbat - 7pm

Shabbat Services - 7:40pm & Enc 11pm

Edith Samers Vice President 203.536.6914 (cell phone) JBS Jewish Broadcasting Service, a 501c3 fulltime television channel

Watch JBS on Atlantic Broadband Ch168, Hotwire Ch269, Fios Ch798. DirecTV Ch388, Roku under "educational" and streamed on jbstv.org from June 9-June 15

For a complete and timely schedule, go to www.jbstv.org

L’Chayim: David Hartman z”l

For Shavuot, Rabbi David Hartman of Shalom Hartman Institute in Jerusalem speaks on the giving and receiving of the Torah at Sinai and how Jewish tradition rejects fundamentalism. A classic L'Chayim episode from 1994. Sunday - 9am; Monday - 9am

Torah Values: Joseph Telushkin

Speaking on “Jewish Literacy: How to Become A Knowledgeable Jew,” Rabbi Joseph Telushkin shares important teachings of Judaism and Jewish life at a UJF of Greater Stamford, New Canaan, and Darien event honoring Dr. Ilana De Laney in Stamford, CT. Sunday 11:30am

L'Chayim: The Ten Commandments

The "Ten Commandments," and the Jewish notion of "miracles," are discussed by Sara Esther Crispe (JewishWoman.org), Rabbi Jeffrey Segelman (Westchester Jewish Center). Sunday – 6pm; Monday – 3pm

Reading Torah: P'shat vs D'rash

AJR teachers Ora Horn Prouser, Exec Dir. and Academic Dean of AJR; Jill Hammer, Director of Spiritual Education; and Peter Pitzele, founder of Bibliodrama, use parshat "Beshalach" to explore ideas of "peshat" (surface meaning) and "midrash" (rabbinic interpretation) and creating art from sacred texts. Monday – 1pm

Human Equality In Torah: Shai Held

Shai Held, Chair of Jewish Thought at Mechon Hadar, gives an in-depth look at the idea of human equality in the torch, and uses it to examine modern day inequality between races in American society. Monday – 2pm; Tuesday – 5am

Talmud Study: Not Taken Literally

As we celebrate Shavuto, Rabbi Mordechai Becher, Senior Lecturer for Gateways and author of "Gateway To Judaism," discusses how the Jewish tradition insists that not every passage in the Torah and Talmud is to be taken literally. On the JBS original series, “Dimensions of the Daf.” Tuesday – 9am & 4:30pm

92nd Street Y: New Israel Law Debate

Israel’s New Jewish State Law and its implications for Israeli democracy are discussed by Peter Beinart (The Forward), Eugene Kontorovich (George Mason University), Einat Wilf (Israeli intellectual) and Sayed Kashuah (Israeli-Arab author). At 92Y in NYC Sunday - 8pm & 2am; Monday - 10pm & 4am; Wednesday - 10:30am; Saturday - 1am & 3pm

Film: Chasidism & Mysticism

This documentary tells the fascinating story of Chasidism and Jewish mysticism in Israel. Unique film footage of a mystical world unknown to most of us is shown in "D'vekut". Sunday– 9pm and Midnight; Friday 9:30pm; Saturday 4:30am

Holocaust Revisionism: Sokol

Samuel Sokol, ISGAP research scholar and former diaspora correspondent for The Jerusalem Post, explores Israel's role in enabling holocaust revisionism in Europe. From the ISGAP Center in New York City. Monday 7:30pm; Tuesday- 2am; Saturday – 7pm

Leonard Bernstein's Daughter

Filmmaker Jamie Bernstein describes life with her father, legendary conductor and composer Leonard Bernstein. By Congregation Shir Shalom of Ridgefield, CT with the Jewish Book Council and Federation for Jewish Philanthropy of Upper Fairfield County. Tuesday 8pm; Wednesday 2am; Thursday 2pm & 10pm; Friday – 2am; Saturday – 8pm

L'Chayim: Nancy Spielberg

Nancy Spielberg describes growing up Jewish in Phoenix with her brother Steven and about her film "Who Will Write Our History" documenting the Oyneg Shabes, a clandestine group of Warsaw Ghetto Jews who documented Nazi atrocities. With Mark S. Golub. Wednesday – 9pm & Midnight; Thursday – 3pm

L'Chayim: Ehud Diskin

Ehud Diskin, a 7th generation Jerusalemite who served as an IDF commander during the Yom Kippur War and is now a successful businessman, talks about his career and life philosophy. Monday – 9pm & Midnight; Tuesday – 3pm

L'Chayim: Mike Burstyn-Azimuth

Mike Burstyn, star of stage, screen and Yiddish theater, talks about his theatrical journey, his feelings for Israel, and his first feature film (Writer/Director) “Azimuth” – about an Israeli and Egyptian soldier after the 6-Day War (also commemorated this week). Tuesday – 9pm & Midnight; Wednesday – 3pm

L'Chayim: Brad Hirschfield-CLAL

Rabbi Brad Hirschfield, President of CLAL (National Jewish Center for Learning & Leadership), discusses the true meaning of "Jewish" and why it is so hard for many rabbis to fully embrace the Jewish Tradition Thursday - 9pm & Midnight; Friday - 3pm

The Jake Ehrenreich Show

This month, Jake welcomes star of stage, screen, TV and yiddish theater, Mike Burstyn, a the great American comic, Shecky Greene – whom Jake also inducts into the Catskills Hall of Fame. Wednesday - 7:30pm; Friday - 10am

And for those who are not able to go to synagogue, watch Kabbalat Shabbat services from a modern Orthodox synagogue, The Hampton Synagogue of West Hampton Beach, NY, and Shabbat Services from Reform synagogue, Central Synagogue of New York City every Friday night on JBS.

Kabbalat Shabbat - 7pm Shabbat Services - 7:40pm & Encore 11pm

Edith Samers Vice President 203.536.6914 (cell phone) JBS Jewish Broadcasting Service, a 501c3 fulltime television channel

Watch JBS on Atlantic Broadband Ch168, Hotwire Ch269, Fios Ch798. DirecTV Ch388, Roku under "educational" and streamed on jbstv.org from June 2-8-25

For a complete and timely schedule, go to www.jbstv.org

Israel Parade- Live

Today - Noon**

Don't miss out on one of the most exciting events of the Jewish year - the annual Israel Parade up New York City's Fifth Avenue. Participants come from all over the country - and from the State of Israel - to celebrate the State of Israel. And this year, you can feel all the excitement, joy and pride as JBS will be televising three hours of the parade LIVE from Noon to 3pm. Produced by the JCRC of New York.

Ammunition Hill

The story of "Ammunition Hill," a Jordanian stronghold in Jerusalem which blocked Israeli forces from liberating the Old City of Jerusalem and which the IDF won in a brutal battle during the Six-Day War of 1967. Today - 5:30pm &11:30pm; Monday - 3:30am, 8:30am & 12:30pm; Tuesday - 1pm; Wednesday - 5:30am; Friday - 11am

Film: Israel Indivisible

Laying out a compelling and comprehensive case for Israel's right to the land, "Israel Indivisible" examines the many political twists and turns that make Israel the world's most controversial nation and the historical, archaeological, legal, and biblical evidence for the ancient and modern state of Israel. Sunday - 9pm and Midnight;Friday - 9pm & 4am

L'Chayim: Klein Halevi-6 Day War

For the anniversary of the Six Day War of 1967, Yossi Klein Halevi, author of "Like Dreamers," discusses the history, impact and implications of Israel's dramatic military victory that changed the map and Jewish self-identity. Monday - 9pm & Midnight; Tuesday - 3pm

New Jewish Cinema: "For A Woman"

French director Diane Kurys describes living on a Kibbutz during the 6-Day War and how she used the story of her parents' meeting in a French internment camps as the foundation for her latest film "For A Woman." With Judy Gelman Myers. Tuesday - 10am & 5:30pm; Saturday - 11:30am

Celebrating The Six-Day War

Thane Rosenbaum, Herb London z"l, Emanuel Aronson and Palestinian Bassem Eid share their unique perspectives on the 6-Day War. By West Side Institutional Synagogue and The Jewish Unity Forum with ZOA, AFSI, EMET and the London Center for Policy Research. Tuesday - 1:30pm; Wednesday - 4am

Six-Day War: Stephens & Halev

New York Times columnist Bret Stephens and author Yossi Klein Halevi (Like Dreamers) discuss their personal connections to Israel and how the American Jewish community's views on Israel are evolving. From the Alex Aidekman Family JCC in Whippany, NJ. Tuesday - 8pm; Wednesday - 1am; Thursday - 2pm

L'Chayim: Ayalon on 6-Day War

Former Israeli U.S. Ambassador Danny Ayalon recalls what it was like to be a young boy in the harrowing days preceding the Six-Day War of 1967 and the euphoria that followed; and discusses the war's impact on Israel today. Tuesday - 9pm & Midnight; Wednesday - 3pm

Film: Six Days In June

"Six Days in June - The War That Redefined The Middle East" tells the story of the Six Day War of 1967 and Israel's stunning victory which liberated Jerusalem, the Golan Heights and the West Bank. Directed by Ilan Ziv (2007). Wednesday - 7pm; Thursday - 1:30am & 9am; Saturday - 1pm

L'Chayim: Round Table 6-Day War

Thane Rosenbaum, Eric Yoffie, Betty Ehrenberg and Abe Foxman join Mark Golub in discussing and celebrating the anniversary of the Six Day War. Wednesday - 9pm & Midnight; Thursday - 3pm

6 Days, 50 Years

David Harris (AJC Exec. Dir.) looks back at the 1967 war and reviews Middle East history to suggest "What's Next" for the future of Israel. From AJC Westchester/Fairfield's Annual Gala Celebration of 2017 at the Ritz Carlton Hotel in White Plains NY. Wednesday - 10:30pm

Six Day War Remembered: Malcolm Hoenlein

Significance of the Six Day War of June 1967, Israel's relationship to diaspora Jewry and the anniversary of the reunification of Jerusalem are addressed by Malcolm Hoenlein, Executive Vice Chairman of the Conference of Presidents. Thursday - 4:30pm

'67 & '73 Wars: Oren & Halevi

Former Israeli Ambassador to the U.S., Michael Oren (Six Days of War), sits with his best friend, author Yossi Klein Halevi (Like Dreamers), to discuss how the wars of 1967 and 1973 have affected the people of Israel.
Thursday - 8pm; Friday - 2am

L'Chayim: Yossi Beilin

One of Israel's most creative career diplomats, Yossi Beilin (the architect of the Oslo Peace Process and Accords), discusses his participation in the Six Day War and the Yom Kippur War; and explains the rise and fall of Oslo.
Thursday - 9pm & Midnight; Friday - 3pm

Hebron's Yishai Fleisher

Israeli journalist Yishai Fleisher, spokesman for the Jewish community of Hebron, explains the perspective of the Israeli settler; and discusses politics, peace and Jewish survival in the Middle East. From Temple Sholom in Greenwich, Ct. (2019) Monday - 7:30pm; Tuesday - 1:00am; Wednesday - 1:30pm

92nd Street Y: Harold Kushner

Author of "When Bad Things Happen to Good People," Rabbi Harold Kushner offers his perspective on coping with personal tragedies in discussing his latest book, "Overcoming Life's Disappointments," based on the life of Moses in the Torah. Tonight (Sunday) - 8pm & 2am; Monday - 10pm & 4am; Wednesday - 10:30am; Saturday - 1am & 3pm

Talmud Study: Our Historic Homeland

As the Jewish world celebrates Jerusalem Day and the Six-Day War, JBS presents Rabbi Mordechai Becher, Senior Lecturer for Gateways and author of "Gateway To Judaism," discussing the evidence of how the Jewish people have had a connection to the Land of Israel for thousands of years. On the JBS original series, "Dimensions of the Daf." Sunday) - 9am

The Jake Ehrenreich Show

This month, Jake welcomes star of stage, screen, TV and yiddish theater, Mike Burstyn and a great American comic Shecky Greene - whom Jake also inducts into the Catskills Hall of Fame. Saturday (June 1) - 8pm & 1:30am

Kabbalat Shabbat and Shabbat Services

And now watch Kabbalat Shabbat services from a modern Orthodox synagogue, The Hampton Synagogue of West Hampton Beach, NY, and Shabbat Services from Reform synagogue, Central Synagogue of New York City every Friday night on JBS. Kabbalat Shabbat - 7pm Shabbat Services - 7:40pm

Edith Samers Vice President 203.536.6914 (cell phone) JBS Jewish Broadcasting Service, a 501c3 fulltime television channel

Watch JBS on Atlantic Broadband Ch168, Hotwire Ch269, Fios Ch798. DirecTV Ch388, Roku under "educational" and streamed on jbstv.org from May 26-June 1

For a complete and timely schedule, go to www.jbstv.org

L'Chayim: Jewish Marine - Zach Iscol

Zach Iscol, a decorated Marine who served two terms in Iraq, explains why he joined the Marines, how he experienced the war and the bonds he forged with his Iraqi translator, and he now feels about military conflict. Sunday - Noon and 6pm; Monday - 3pm

WWI Veteran Dan Roberts z"l

WWII Veteran Dan Roberts z"l describes his personal story of serving in the European theater, capturing a Nazi officer, being wounded (for which he received the Purple Heart); and discusses his love for Israel and the Jewish People.
Today - 1:30pm & 7:30pm

Memorial Day Ceremonies

Communities of diverse backgrounds, ethnicity and religions come together to honor our uniformed servicemen who were lost in service. Featuring Howard Teich of the Brooklyn Jewish Historical Initiative, Mark Jaffe of the NY Chamber of Commerce and many others. Sunday - 2pm; Monday - 10am

Film: Blue & Gray

The story of the 10,000 Jewish soldiers who fought in America's deadliest war, the Civil War -- brother against brother, Jew against Jew, in numbers proportionally higher than other American group. 7,000 for the Union and 3,000 for the Confederacy. Tonight - 9pm and Midnight

L'Chayim: Veteran Murray Greenfield

World War II vet Murray Greenfield, who as a young man joined the effort to smuggle Survivors through the British Blockade of Palestine, tells his dramatic story and how he endured Cyprus to build a life and Gefen Publishing. Monday - 9pm & Midnight; Tuesday - 3pm (Noon PT)

L'Chayim: Veteran Bill Langfan

World War II Veteran and Israeli activist William Langfan reflects on his time in the war and explains the chicanery behind the Palestine National Charter resolution. With Mark S. Golub on L'Chayim Tuesday - 9pm & Midnight; Wednesday - 3pm

92Y: Justice Breyer

A Jewish member of the US Supreme Court, Justice Stephen Breyer discusses some of the controversial legal and social issues he has dealt with as a liberal voice on America's highest court. With journalist Linda Greenhouse at the 92nd Street Y in NYC. Tonight (Sunday) - 8pm & 2am; Monday - 10pm & 4am; Wednesday - 10:30am; Friday - 1am; Saturday - 3pm

Dershowitz with Robinson (JNF)

Harvard Law Prof. Emeritus Alan Dershowitz (Defending Israel) sits with JNF CEO Russell Robinson to share his perspective on the challenges and importance of making the case for Israel in 2019. A program of JNF from The Rockleigh Country Club in Rockleigh, NJ. Monday - 8pm & 1am; Wednesday - 2pm; Thursday - 10pm & 2am; Saturday - 7pm & 4am

Jewish Genetics & Health Issues

A discussion of genetic testing, fertility and hereditary diseases with Dr. Kenneth Office (Sloan Kettering), Dr. Nicole Schreiber-Agus (Genetics Educator), Erika Stallings (attorney) and Dr. Susan Domchek (Basser Center Exec Dir). From Central Synagogue in NYC. Tuesday - 8pm & 1am; Thursday - 2pm

L'Chayim: Ezer Mizion

Ryan Hyman explains the life-saving work being done by Israel's Ezer Mizion, which has the world's largest Jewish Bone Marrow Donor Registry with nearly a million registrants who have facilitated some 3,000 stem cell transplants.
Wednesday - 9pm & Midnight; Thursday - 3pm

L'Chayim: Nitsana Leitner

The founding director of Shurat HaDin (Israeli Law Center) Nitsana Darshan-Leitner explains how she uses the legal system to fight those who are financially involved in terrorism (banks) and to win compensation for victims. Thursday - 9pm & Midnight; Friday - 3pm

Torah Study

Also for Memorial Day, Rabbi Mordechai Becher, Senior Lecturer for Gateways and author of "Gateway To Judaism," discusses the Talmudic view of weapons, war and self-defense. On the JBS original series, "Dimensions of the Daf." Today (Sunday) - 9am

The Jake Ehrenreich Show

This month, Jake welcomes star of stage, screen, TV and yiddish theater, Mike Burstyn and a great American comic Shecky Greene - whom Jake also inducts into the Catskills Hall of Fame. Saturday (June 1) - 8pm & 1:30am; Next Sunday - 10pm & 2am

Jerusalem Reunification Day

The story of the battle for Ammunition Hill in Jerusalem where the IDF defeated the Jordanian Army; and a documentary film describing the beauty and wonder of Jerusalem (produced by AISH). Saturday (June 1) - 9:30pm & Midnight

Film: Magical Israel

A magnificent overview of the history and beauty of Jerusalem, beginning with a tour of The City of David, to Ein Kerem, the caves of Qumran (where Dead Sea Scrolls found), to Tel Sheva and to Be'er Sheba. A production of Prime Entertainment Group. Saturday (June 1) - 10:30pm & 1am

ISRAEL PARADE - LIVE

Don't miss out on one of the most exciting events of the Jewish year - the annual Israel Parade up New York City's Fifth Avenue. Participants come from all over the country - and from the State of Israel - to celebrate the State of Israel. And this year, you can feel all the excitement, joy and pride as JBS will be televising three hours of the parade LIVE from Noon to 3pm. Produced by the JCRC of New York. Next Sunday - Noon

Edith Samers Vice President 203.536.6914 (cell phone) JBS Jewish Broadcasting Service, a 501c3 fulltime television channel

Watch JBS on Atlantic Broadband Ch168, Hotwire Ch269, Fios Ch798. DirecTV Ch388, Roku under "educational" and streamed on jbstv.org from May 19-25 Posted by Edith Samers on 05/04/2019 @ 10:22 PM

For a complete and timely schedule, go to www.jbstv.org

92Y: Jonathan Sacks - Extremism

Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks, former Chief Rabbi of the UK and author of "Not In God's Name," discusses "altruistic evil" and the need to confront religious violence and intolerance in our times. L'Chayim: Transcending Loss Tonight (Sunday) - 8pm & 1:30am; Monday - 10pm & 4am; Wednesday - 10:30am; Friday - 8pm & 1am; Saturday - 3pm

AIPAC 2019: Nikki Haley

Former U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley addresses the 2019 AIPAC National Policy Conference in Washington, D.C. Monday - 9:40am & 5:10pm

Jewish Cinematheque-Sasson Gabay

Veteran Israeli actor Sasson Gabay discusses playing the lead role in "The Band's Visit" in both the movie (for which he won an Israeli Ophir Award) and as a replacement for Tony Shalhoub in the Tony Award winning Broadway production. With Eric Goldman. Monday - 7:30pm; Tuesday - 2am; Wednesday - 1:30pm

AZM: Uri Regev-Religious Diversity

Israeli Reform Rabbi Uri Regev (CEO of Hiddush - For Religious Freedom and Equality) discusses the challenge of creating a unified State of Israel that is both Jewish and democratic.At the 2019 American Zionist Movement Biennial Assembly in NYC. Monday - 8pm & 1am; Wednesday - 2pm; Saturday - 8pm & 2am

L'Chayim: Miss Israel (Titi)

"Titi" Aynaw discusses her journey from her hometown in Ethiopia to aliyah to Israel, to serving in the IDF, to becoming the first Ethiopian Miss Israel in 2013. Today (Sunday) - Noon & 6pm; Monday - 3pm

L'Chayim: Abe Foxman, Pt 1

Abe Foxman, who had a 50 year career with the ADL and served for 28 as its National Director, reflects upon his extraordinary story of survival -- becoming a "Hidden Child" cared for by his Polish Christian Nanny, who after the war bitterly fought Abe's natural parents for custody Monday - 9pm & Midnight; Tuesday – 3pm

L'Chayim: Abe Foxman, Pt 2

In part two, Abe Foxman discusses the way in which critique in the Jewish community has become a "blood sport;" the controversies over his successor, Jonathan Greenblatt; and controversy over "inclusiveness" in the Jewish community and J Street. Tuesday - 9pm & Midnight; Wednesday - 3pm

For Lag B’Omer Jewish 101-Not Good To Be Alone

What is the first evil of human existence and what is at the heart of being a complete human being? These are questions addressed in the Jewish reading of Genesis Chapter 2 in an ongoing study of Jewish values. Wednesday - 9am & 4:30pm

Talmud: Marriage

"Eight Blessings One Wedding," on the theme of marriage as found in Talmud tractates Kesuvos 7 and 8, is presented by Rabbi Mordechai Becher on this episode of JBS's "Dimensions of the Daf," an original series on Talmud study. Wednesday - 7:40pm & 4:30am

Finding A Mate - Neil Maron (UTJ)

Clinical psychologist and family therapist Neil Maron contrasts the idea of B'shert and the importance of being open-minded in dating. From the Union for Traditional Judaism's "Finding Love in the Jewish Community." At Long Beach Hotel in Long Beach, NY. Wednesday - 8:20pm & 5:20am

Online Dating

Marc Goldmann, founder of Jewish online dating service "Saw You At Sinai," discusses the role of online dating in finding a mate. From the Union for Traditional Judaism's "Finding Love in the Jewish Community." At Long Beach Hotel in Long Beach, NY.
Thursday - 7:30pm & 4am; Friday - 4:30am

Timeless: Love, Morgenthau & Me

Pulitzer Prize-winner Lucinda Franks discusses her new memoir, "Timeless: Love, Morgenthau and Me" with her husband, former Manhattan D.A. Robert M. Morgenthau, and former CBS News anchor Dan Rather. At The Skirball Center of Temple Emanu-El in NYC. Thursday - 8pm & 1am; Friday - 2pm

L'Chayim: Love for Lag B'Omer Dr. Aaron Ben Ze'ev, former President of the University of Haifa, professor of philosophy and author of "Love Online", sits to discuss the psychology of love. Thursday 9pm and Midnight; Friday 3pm

UTJ: Shidduch (Marriage) Crisis

Sharon Weiss-Greenberg (Exec. Dir, Jewish Orthodox Feminist Alliance) discusses her research on Orthodox Jews' feelings towards dating. From the Union for Traditional Judaism's "Finding Love in the Jewish Community." Long Beach Hotel, Long Beach, NY. Thursday - 10pm; Friday - 2am

For Memorial Day UTJ: Shidduch (Marriage) Crisis

Sharon Weiss-Greenberg (Exec. Dir, Jewish Orthodox Feminist Alliance) discusses her research on Orthodox Jews' feelings towards dating. From the Union for Traditional Judaism's "Finding Love in the Jewish Community." Long Beach Hotel, Long Beach, NY. Thursday - 10pm; Friday - 2am

PREMIER Kabbalat Shabbat Service from the Hampton Synagogue

JBS presents the Kabbalat Shabbat Service from Hampton Synagogue in Westhampton, New York, one of the premiere modern Orthodox synagogues on the American Jewish scene, with founding Rabbi Marc Schneier, Cantor Netanel Hershtik and Maestro Izchak Haimov and the Hampton Synagogue choir. Friday Night - 7pm

Central Synagogue Services

Following the Kabbalat Shabbat Service, JBS will televise Friday Night Services from New York's Central Synagogue, one of the leading Reform synagogues in America. Friday Night - 7:35pm & 11pm

Edith Samers Vice President 203.536.6914 (cell phone) JBS Jewish Broadcasting Service, a 501c3 fulltime television channel

Watch JBS on Atlantic Broadband Ch168, Hotwire Ch269, Fios Ch798. DirecTV Ch388, Roku under "educational" and streamed on jbstv.org from May 4-11 Posted by Edith Samers on 05/04/2019 @ 10:22 PM

For a complete and timely schedule, go to www.jbstv.org

L'Chayim: Woman of Valor

For Mother's Day, Sara Esther Crispe (TheJewishWoman.org) and Rabbi Jeffrey Segelman (Westchester Jewish Center) discuss Mark Pearlman's book, "More Precious than Pearls: A Prayer for the Women of Valor in Our Lives," recited on Shabbat. Today - 12 Noon and 6pm; Monday - 3pm

Mamadrama

With characteristic Jewish humor, iconic filmmakers Paul Mazursky, and Paul Bogart join Larry Peerce and actress Lainie Kazan in reflecting (with disarming candor) on their own Jewish mothers and how they influenced their on-screen portrayals. Tonight - 9pm and Midnight

92nd Street Y: Judy Gold

Comedian Judy Gold talks about her standup show, her Jewish mother, and life on the road as a female comic in conversation with entertainment journalist Eddy Friedfeld. Taped before a live audience at New York's 92nd Street Y. Today - 8pm; Monday - 2am and 10pm; Tuesday - 4am; Wednesday - 10:30am; Friday - 8pm; Saturday - 1am and 3pm

AZM: Israel on Campus

A workshop in ways to combat Israel-bashing on college campuses entitled "Promoting Zionism and Israel Engagement on Campus." With university leaders Leonard Saxe (Brandeis), Andrew Getraer (Rutgers), Yoni Nirenberg (LIU) at 2019 AZM Biennial in NYC. Tuesday - 7pm; Wednesday - 1am; Thursday - 1pm; Saturday - 7pm

In The News: Jack Rosen-Jewish Caucus

In the face of expressions of antisemitism in Congress, Jack Rosen, Chairman of the American Jewish Congress, explains why he advocates a "Jewish Caucus" in Congress to engage in negotiations with other Congressional groups. With Mark S. Golub. Monday - 6:30pm and 11:30pm; Tuesday - 3:30am, 8:30am and 12:30pm

Bronx Jewish Hall of Fame

The 4th annual inductions ceremony into the "Bronx Jewish Hall of Fame" including the Hon. Betty Weinberg Ellerin, Rabbi Levi Shemtov and Renee Wexler Taylor Bologna,. With remarks from Bronx Jewish Historical Initiative founder Howard Teich. Monday - 8pm; Tuesday - 1am; Thursday - 1am; Saturday - 8pm

L'Chayim: Miss Israel (Titi)

"Titi" Aynaw discusses her journey from her hometown in Ethiopia to aliyah to Israel, to serving in the IDF, to becoming the first Ethiopian Miss Israel in 2013. L'Chayim with Mark S. Golub. Wednesday - 9pm and Midnight; Thursday - 3pm

Edith Samers Vice President 203.536.6914 (cell phone) JBS Jewish Broadcasting Service, a 501c3 fulltime television channel

Watch JBS on Atlantic Broadband Ch168, Hotwire Ch269, Fios Ch798. DirecTV Ch388, Roku under "educational" and streamed on jbstv.org from May 4-11

*For a complete and timely schedule, go to www.jbstv.org *

92Y: Israeli U.S. Amb. Ron Dermer Israel's Amb. to Washington, Ron Dermer, discusses a range of issues relating to the State of Israel in conversation with novelist and Director of the Forum on Law, Culture and Society. From the 92nd Street Y in NYC. Sunday - 8pm & 1:30am; Monday - 10pm & 4am; Wednesday - 10:30am; Friday - 8pm & 1am; Saturday - 3pm

AZM: Gil Troy-U.S. Zionism Historian and author Gil Troy (The Zionist Ideas) discusses "The Future of Zionism In America." From the 2019 American Zionist Movement Biennial Assembly, Unity and Community: Bringing Together the Many Voices of Zionism in New York City. Monday - 8pm & 1am; Wednesday - 2pm; Saturday - 8pm & 1:30am

ITN: Poway Murder - Thane Rosenbaum JBS President Mark S. Golub offers his commentary on the horrific murder of Lori Gilbert-Kaye and the wounding of three others in a Chabad synagogue on Passover, and novelist Thane Rosenbaum (Director of Forum On Law Culture and Society) shares his reaction to the tragedy. Sunday- 8:30am

FOR YOM HAZIKARON - DAY OF REMEMBRANCE

L'Chayim: Esther Wachsman Esther Wachsman, mother of kidnapped Israeli soldier, Nachshon Wachsman, talks about the failed rescue attempt to save her son's life and the painful dilemma Israel confronts when it must decide when to trade imprisoned Palestinians for Israeli soldiers. Tuesday - 3pm

L'Chayim: Israel Sorrow/Heroism Miriam Peretz ("Miriam's Song") describes her experience as a mother who lost two sons in the war with Palestinians while each was serving in the IDF's elite Golani Brigade - and how she has transcended her sorrow.

Tuesday - 9pm & Midnight

Yom HaZikaron Siren Join symbolically with the People of Israel as the Jewish nation stands in silence during a one minute of a national siren at 8pm Israel time (1pm New York time) and during for two minutes the next day at 11am Israel time.
(JBS will also sound the siren at 8pm and 11am New York time in solidarity with Israel.) Tuesday - 1pm & 8pm ; Wednesday - 4am

Natan Alterman's "The Silver Platter" - recited by Mike Burstyn Natan Alterman's 1947 poem The Silver Platter, traditionally read in Israel for Yom HaZikaron, is recited by Israeli star of stage, screen and television Mike Burstyn. Following Sound of Siren

FOR YOM HAATZMAUT - ISRAEL INDEPENDENCE DAY

Hero Of 1948 War Joe Aboudi, an 18-year old member of the Palmach in 1948, recounts how he helped stop the Egyptian advance in the Negev during the days leading up to Israel's War of Independence. Monday - 9pm & Midnight

L'Chayim: Operation Aliyah Bet Murray Greenfield, founder of Gefen Publishing and author of The Jews' Secret Fleet, describes his participation in the naval operation know as "The Exodus," which smuggled Holocaust survivors into pre-state Palestine in defiance of the British naval blockade. Wednesday - 3pm

Witness To Statehood For Israel's independence day, fifth generation Sabra Rochelle Etingin recounts her experience as a young girl growing up in Israel during the birth of the Jewish State of Israel. Wednesday - 9pm & Midnight; Thursday - 3pm

L'Chayim: Abba Eban In a L'Chayim classic for Yom Ha'atzmaut, Abba Eban z"l (1915-2002), best known for his years of service to Israel in the UN, recounts his involvement in the Zionist dream and the dramatic moments leading up to the creation of the modern Jewish State. Thursday - 9pm & Midnight; Friday - 3pm

L'Chayim: Commander Lebovitz Eugene Aryeh Lebovitz, commander of troops in Haifa during the 1948 War of Independence, reminisces about his survival at Auschwitz, his running the British blockade, and his ongoing work on behalf of Israel and Jewish life. Saturday - 6pm

LIVE THURSDAY – 6 pm CELEBRATING YOM HAATZMAUT Join JBS as Rabbi Mark S. Golub takes viewer phone calls and plays videos celebrating Israel Independence Day. LIVE Thursday - 6pm

Inside Israel Israel Inside: How a Small Nation Makes a Big Difference is Tal Ben-Shahar's documentary film that explores the positive characteristics of Israeli society from a humanistic, psychological, and emotional perspective. By Imagination Productions. Tuesday - 2pm; Saturday - 1pm

Jake Ehrenreich Show-Ron Eliran & Mamita Jake welcome Israel's Ambassador of Song Ron Eliran who performs some of his most well-known songs (including Sharm el Sheikh), and Vanessa Hidary (The Hebrew Mamita) who recites her powerful poem on Jewish identity. Jake also inducts Steve and Eydie (z"l) Gorme into the Catskills Hall of Fame. Sunday)- 10:30pm & 2:30am; Friday - 10:30am

Israel Journey A magical journey through the modern state of Israel, centered on the beauty, mystery, and spirituality of Jerusalem. "Berel Wein's Israel Journey: Jerusalem" is hosted by Wayne Kopping and was produced by the Destiny Foundation. Thursday - 10:30am; Saturday - 9pm & Midnight

Mordechai Becher: Talmud - "Our Historic Homeland"; Talmud - Promise of Aliyah" Sunday- 9am; Tuesday - 9am & 4:30pm; Thursday - 7pm & 4am

ITN: Poway Murder - Eye Witness Shimon Abitbul, Deputy Director of the Israeli Magen David Adom in Kiryath Shmonah, who was visiting his daughter in Poway, CA for his grandson's brit milah, describes the scene at the Chabad Synagogue during the murderous attack. Today (Sunday) - 5:30pm & 11:30pm; Monday - 3:30am, 8:30am & 12:30pm

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92Y: Fauda (Issacharoff & Raz)

Avi Issacharoff and Lior Raz discuss their Israeli hit TV series "Fauda" which follows a commando unite operating on the West Bank and which airs in the United States on Netflix. With Tatiana Siegel (Hollywood Reporter) at the 92nd Street Y in NYC.
Sunday - 8pm & 2am; Monday - 10pm & 4am; Wednesday - 10:30am; Friday - 8pm & 1am; Saturday - 3pm

Deborah Lipstadt: On Antisemitism

Professor of Jewish History and Holocaust Studies at Emory University Deborah Lipstadt, author of Denying the Holocaust and Antisemitism: Here and Now, presents her view of antisemitism in America today. A program of The Streicker Center at Temple Emanu-El in NYC. (2019) Monday - 8pm & 1am; Wednesday - 2pm; Thursday - 10pm & 1am; Saturday - 7pm & 4am

L'Chayim: Singer Julie Budd

Cabaret star Julie Budd, who began her career at age 12 in the Catskills, discusses her Jewish identity and her feelings for Israel; and discusses her perspective as a successful performer and her relationship to Frank Sinatra. Monday - 9pm & Midnight; Tuesday - 3pm

Jake Ehrenreich Show-Ron Eliran

On the first Saturday night of May, Jake welcome Israel's Ambassador of Song Ron Eliran who performs some of his most well-known songs (including Sharm el Sheikh), and Vanessa Hidary (The Hebrew Mamita) who recites her powerful poem on Jewish identity. Jake also inducts Steve and Eydie (z"l) Gorme into the Catskills Hall of Fame. Saturday - 8pm & 1:30pm; Next Sunday - 10pm & 2am

On L’Chayim This Week

Tal Keinan - Jewish Future Sunday) - 6pm; Monday - 3pm

Ernie Michel z"l - Kristallnacht Tuesday - 9pm & Midnight; Wednesday - 3pm

Simon Wiesenthal z"l - Nazi Hunter Wednesday - 9:30pm & 12:30am; Thursday - 3:30pm

Elie Wiesel z"l - At 85 Thursday - 9pm & Midnight; Friday - 3pm

Yaakov Daniel - Star of Fauda Saturday - 6pm

ITN: NYU Awards SJP (Tuchman)

Susan Tuchman, Dir. of the Center for Law & Justice of the Zionist Organization of America, responds to the decision of NYU to give a Presidential Service Award to the BDS campus organization Students For Justice in Palestine (SJP). Sunday - 8:30am & 5:30pm

ITN: New Israeli Government?

The political correspondent for the Times of Israel, Haviv Retig Gur, discusses the political landscape in Israel as Benjamin Netanyahu is asked to form his fifth coalition government. Sunday - 11:30pm & 3:30pm; Monday - 8:30am & 12:30pm

For Yom HaShoah (all in Eastern Daylight Time)

Sunday

Film: Auschwitz Escape - 9pm; Film: Eagles Over Auschwitz - 10:02pm

TUESDAY

9am - Talmud: Morality In The Shoah; 7pm- Stories of a Survivor (Moshe Avital); 8pm - Buried By The NY Times (Leff); 8:30pm - Kristallnacht: Lessons Forgotten (Thane Rosenbaum); 9pm - Ernie Michel: Kristallnacht; 10pm - Kristallnacht 75th Anniversary

WEDNESDAY

9am - Jewish 101: Is it God's Fault?; 6:30pm - Why Yom HaShoah; 7pm - Yom HaShoah Commemoration; 8pm - Anne Frank's Stepsister; 9pm - Elie Wiesel's Night; 9:30pm - Simon Wiesenthal; 10pm - Jewish Cinema: Six Million & One

THURSDAY

9am - Holocaust Archive; 9:30am - Holocaust Museum; 7pm - Talmud: Morality In The Shoah; 8pm - Children of the Holocaust; 9pm - Elie Wiesel at 85

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92 ND Street Y: Mandy Patinkin

Star of stage, screen and television, Mandy Patinkin (Homeland, Evita, Princess Bride, Yentl), reflects upon his Tony, Emmy & Golden Globe winning career with novelist Thane Rosenbaum. JBS television exclusive from the 92nd Street Y in NYC. Sunday - 8pm & 2am; Monday - 10pm & 4am; Wednesday - 10:30am; Friday - 8pm & 1am; Saturday - 3pm

Jewish Cinema: Michal Aviad

Israeli filmmaker Michal Aviad, who looks at Israeli society from a woman's point of view, explains how her movie "Working Woman" highlights the problem of sexual harassment in the workplace. On JBS's "Jewish Cinematheque" with Eric Goldman, a leading scholar in Jewish film. Monday - 7:30pm & 2am; Wednesday - 1:30pm; Saturday – 10:30pm

IsraAID: Seth Davis

Seth Davis, Executive Director of IsraAID USA, describes how IsraAID saves lives during crisis and supports local and national organizations as they build the future. A program of the Jewish Federation of Northern NJ and JCRC's "FED Talks" from JFNNJ in Paramus, NJ. Monday - 8pm & 1am; Wednesday - 2pm; Saturday - 7pm & 4am

Mayor of Efrat: Oded Revivi

The Mayor of the West Bank city of Efrat, Oded Revivi (who also heads the Efrat Municipal Council and is Chief Foreign Envoy of the YESHA Council - the umbrella organization of municipal councils of Jewish settlements on the West Bank), discusses how his community is seeking to "Build Bridges, Not Barriers." A program of the Zionist Organization of America. Tuesday - 8pm & 1am; Thursday - 2pm, 10pm & 1am; Saturday - 8pm & 1:30am

L'Chayim: Tal Keinan (Parts 1 & 2)

Israeli financier and former IDF fighter pilot Tal Keinan, author of God Is In The Crowd, explains why he sees American Jewry on the decline and in danger of "dying in its sleep," and offers suggestions for revitalizing Jewish life today.

Part 1 Wednesday - 9pm & Midnight; Thursday - 3pm

Part 2 Thursday - 9pm & Midnight; Friday - 3pm

Uri Regev - Judaism In Israel Today (Sunday) - 6pm; Monday - 3pm

Michael & Sue Ashner - "Beit Ruth" Home For Girls In Israel Monday - 9pm & Midnight; Tuesday - 3pm

Yishai Fleisher - Defending Israel Tuesday - 9pm & Midnight; Wednesday - 3pm

Irv Ungar - The Work of Arthur Szyk Saturday - 6pm

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Scott Shay with Angela Buchdahl

Scott Shay (author of In Good Faith), Rabbi Angela Buchdahl (Central Synagogue in NYC) and Rabbi Elliot Cosgrove (Park Avenue Synagogue in NYC) discuss the question of whether "Faith Divides or Unites Us." With Rabbi Chaim Steinmetz (HUC-JIR), a program by The Jewish Week of NY with the Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion in NYC. Monday - 8pm & 1:30am; Wednesday - 2pm; Saturday - 8pm & 1:30am

L'Chayim: Allen Fagin of the OU

Executive Vice President of the Orthodox Union Allen Fagin shares his perspectives on Jewish life, American Jewry and the State of Israel today Today (Sunday) - Noon

L'Chayim: Uri Regev Rabbi Regev, President and CEO of HIDDUSH - For Religious Freedom and Equality, discusses issues of Jewish pluralism in Israel and the way the Orthodox impacts how American Jews feel about Israel. Wednesday - 9pm & Midnight; Thursday - 3pm

Helen Nash - Kosher Cuisine Sunday - 6pm; Monday - 3pm

Rachel Robinson - Anniversary of Jackie Robinson's First Game Tuesday - 9pm & Midnight; Wednesday - 3pm

Dudu Fisher - International Israeli Singing Star Saturday - 6pm

Celebrate Passover on JBS all week

Talmud: Gratitude for Passover (Mordechai Becher) Sunday - 9am; Tuesday - 9am & 4:30pm; Thursday - 7pm & 4am; Friday - 11am

Jewish 101: Lessons of Passover (Mark S. Golub) Today (Sunday) - 10am

Hebrew: Learn The Four Questions Monday 9am & 4:30pm; Wednesday - 7pm & 4am

Jonathan Sacks for Passover

Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks, former Chief Orthodox Rabbi of the U.K., discusses Maimonides' insights into the way children and adults are to experience the Seder Night of Passover found in the Rambam's "Guide To The Perplexed." Monday - 7:30pm & 2:30am; Friday - 4:30pm; Saturday - 12:30pm

New American Haggadah (Foer)

One of America's foremost novelists ("Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close") explains why he created the "New American Haggadah" (Little, Brown and Company) and discusses his feeling for Jewish life. With Rabbi Michael Paley of UJA-Federation of NY. Tuesday - 8pm & 1am; Thursday - 2pm; Friday - 9am

L'Chayim: Yitz Greenberg

Rabbi Irving (Yitz) Greenberg on the meaning of Passover and why he considers it among the most important events in human history. Also, the beauty of Shabbat. Tuesday - 9pm & Midnight; Wednesday - 3pm

Hunger Seder

Rabbi Steve Gutow, Visiting Scholar at NYU' Graduate School of Public Service and former Pres. & CEO of the Jewish Council for Public Affairs, leads JCPA's & MAZON's annual inter-faith "Hunger Seder" with members of Congress in Washington, DC. (2012) Tuesday - 10pm & 4am

Jewish 101: The Exodus (Mark S. Golub) Wednesday - 9am & 4:30pm

Film: Passover At The Wellmans

Gathered for Passover, a dysfunctional New York family struggles with issues of faith and intermarriage. A thought-provoking dramatic film written for Jewish Unity Live by Gary Magder and directed by Ricky Magder. Followed by a Rabbinic Discussion with Conservative Rabbi Josh Hammerman and Orthodox Rabbi Daniel Schonbuch. Wednesday - 10:30am; Thursday - 9pm & Midnight; Friday - 3pm

The Red Sea Miracle Thursday - 10am

FRIDAY - FIRST SEDER NIGHT

Shlomo Riskin on Passover Friday - 11am, 5:30pm & 11:30pm; Saturday - 8:30am

City Winery Seder Friday - 6pm (3pm PT) Saturday - 9am

Passover Morning Services (Central Synagogue) Saturday - 9:30am

For Children:

Mr. Bookstein's Store, Mama Doni Passover Palooza' Shalom Kids: Passover Daily - 7am & 4pm

Plus :
Cantor Joseph Malovany Describes 70th Anniversary Celebration Warsaw Ghetto Secrets (Sam Kassow) Thursday - 7:30pm & 1:30am; Friday - 1pm

92ND Street Y: Meir Lau

Former Chief Rabbi of Israel Meir Lau describes his miraculous survival as a young child in Auschwitz and shares tales of his storied rabbinic career in conversation with Rabbi Menachem Genack at the 92nd Street Y. Tonight (Sunday) - 8pm & 1am; Tuesday - 4am; Saturday - 3pm

U.S. Bible Contest For Adults

JBS's exclusive coverage of the final rounds of the 2014 U.S. National Bible Contest for Adults to determine who will represent the U.S. in Jerusalem. Co-sponsored by the World Zionist Organization, the OU and YU from West Side Institutional Synagogue in NYC. Saturday - 1pm

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