Events Calendar

Upcoming Events

Sep 29

Guided Tour of The Jews of Corfu: Between the Adriatic and the Ionian

JTS | Visit Library Exhibits

Join us September 29 for a guided tour of The Jews of Corfu exhibit at JTS, which offers a window into the rich history and culture of the little-known Jewish communities of Corfu. On display will be a selection of illustrated prayer books, historical documents, celebratory poems, and elaborately decorated ketubbot that tell the story of the island’s vibrant, distinct, and sometimes contentious Jewish communities.

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Oct 19

Biblical Hebrew Advanced Seminar: The Book of Ruth

Online | Online Learning

In this live online course, Dr. David Zev Moster, adjunct assistant professor of Bible at JTS, will read through the Book of Ruth and discuss literary themes, focusing on difficult passages and exploring multiple options for translation and interpretation.

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Oct 23

Brit Kodesh: Conservative/Masorti Brit Milah Training

JTS

We invite you to apply to take part in a course of Jewish liturgy, law, ritual, and theology concerning brit milah.

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Oct 24

Conversion to and from Judaism

Online | Online Learning

Dr. Benjamin Gampel investigates the history of conversion into and out of Judaism in the Christian and Islamic worlds from late antiquity to the first stirrings of modernity (4th-17th centuries) in western Europe.

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Oct 24

Written in Stone? Writing and Rewriting the Bible

Online | Public Lectures & Events

Join Dr. Benjamin Sommer, professor of Bible and Ancient Semitic Languages at JTS for a discussion about writing and rewriting the Bible. Part of our fall learning series Dangerous Ideas: Censorship Through a Jewish Lens.

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