The adult education committee of Congregation Rinat Yisrael presents a distinguished scholar-in-residence, Rabbi Dr. Binyamin Lau of Ramban Synagogue, Jerusalem, also an author/activist/teacher. Pre-Mincha, at 6:55 p.m., he discusses in English, “Turning the Tanakh into a national conversation: How the 929 project has turned many thousands of Israelis toward Torah.” After Mincha he discusses in Hebrew, “Protest or Silence in the Face of Transgressors; An Analysis of a Talmudic Tale.” 389 West Englewood Ave. (201) 837-2795.