Congregation Rinat Yisrael welcomes Shuli Taubes, a SAR High School faculty member and community scholar at the Young Israel of North Riverdale, as its scholar-in-residence. She will give the derasha after the 9 a.m. minyan; at 4:25 p.m., she discusses “Nehama Leibowitz: The Master Teacher and Her Text,” and at 5:25 she talks about “Close Encounters of the Theological Kind: The Jewish Perspective on Other Religions.” 89 W. Englewood Ave. (201) 837-2795.