Rabbi Rami Shapiro, PhD
Author, spiritual teacher
Rabbi Rami Shapiro is an award-winning author of more than 30 books on religion and spirituality, including Perennial Wisdom for the Spiritually Independent and The Sacred Art of Lovingkindness: Preparing to Practice.
Rabbi Shapiro writes a regular column for Spirituality & Health magazine called Roadside Assistance for the Spiritual Traveler and hosts the magazine’s weekly podcast, Essential Conversations with Rabbi Rami. His newest book is The World Wisdom Bible: A New Testament for a Global Spirituality.
Rabbi Shapiro received rabbinical ordination from the Hebrew Union College–Jewish Institute of Religion and holds a doctorate from Union Graduate School. A congregational rabbi for 20 years, Rabbi Rami has also worked as a management consultant for Fortune 500 companies, has been initiated into the Ramakrishna Order of Vedanta Hinduism, and currently directs the One River Foundation and its World Wisdom Bible project.
The Sacred Art of Lovingkindness
August 18 - 20, 2017
Friday - Sunday, 2 nights
We are all born in the image and likeness of God, the Happening who happens as all happening. The image is a given; the likeness is a choice. We each have the capacity to act with compassion, but we often lack the insight and will to do so. Rabbi Rami writes, “Religions are like languages:...