Rabbi Kim Ettlinger Rabbi Kim Ettlinger was Rabbi Ettlinger was ordained at Hebrew Union College (HUC) in May 2005, where she earned two Master of Arts Degrees, one in Jewish Education and one in Hebrew Letters. In 1997, she was awarded a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Politics, Philosophy and Sociology from Murdoch University in Perth, Australia.

Prior to entering HUC, Rabbi Ettlinger did Rabbinic coursework at London’s Leo Baeck College. She performed her fifth year Rabbinic internship with Congregation Ner Tamid in Las Vegas and at UCLA Medical Center as a chaplain.

Rabbi Ettlinger left her first congregation, Peninsula Temple Sholom where she served for five years first as Assistant and then Associate Rabbi to join Temple Beth Israel in 2010.

Born in Johannesburg, South Africa, Rabbi Ettlinger moved with her family to Perth, WA in 1988. While in Perth, she was an active member of Temple David. At the time Netzer did not exist in Perth so she joined Habonim Dror and went to Israel on the Machon program.

Assistant: Judit Kegley

Advisory Board: Sandy Benjamin, Tzvi Civins, Kim Ettlinger, Michal Kaufmann, Gary Lewis

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Rhythms of Jewish Living & Purposes of Jewish Living

When: Tuesdays, 7-9.30pm, beginning 30 July 2019, for 25 weeks

Location: Temple Beth Israel

Faculty: Rabbis Kim Ettlinger and Gersh Lazarow

Crossroads of Jewish History & Ethics of Jewish Living

When: Wednesday, 7-9.15pm, beginning 17 July  2019, for 25 weeks

Location: Temple Beth Israel

Faculty: Rabbis Fred Morgan and Yonatan Sadoff


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