Events Calendar

Upcoming Events

Jan 24

Online Course: Jumpstart Your Biblical Hebrew

Online | Community Courses | Online Learning

Would you like to read the Tanakh on your own without the need for a translation? In 10 live online sessions with Dr. David Zev Moster, we will cover the “big ideas” in Biblical Hebrew to help you get started.

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Jan 24

The Importance of Shame in Rabbinic Tradition

Online | Judaism and the Inner Life Series | Online Learning

Join Dr. David Kraemer to discuss the complicated emotion of shame and how Jewish tradition “feels” about it. Part of our spring learning series, The Power of Emotion: Judaism and the Inner Life.

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Jan 25

Online Course: Biblical Hebrew Workshop

Online | Community Courses | Online Learning

Develop your skills in translating passages of the Tanakh independently with Dr. David Zev Moster.

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Jan 26

Between the Lines: When I Grow Up

Online | Book Talks | Library Events | Online Learning

Join author Ken Krimstein when he discusses his book, When I Grow Up, a graphic narrative based on newly discovered, never-before-published autobiographies of Eastern European Jewish teens on the brink of WWII—found in 2017 hidden in a Lithuanian church cellar.

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Jan 31

Emotions and Reason, Experience and Intellect: Two Views of the Book of Psalms

Online | Judaism and the Inner Life Series | Online Learning

Dr. Benjamin Sommer examines the “psalms of crisis” in the Book of Psalms, and discusses several theories about the main emphasis of these psalms—whether complaint, plea, or sudden change of mood. He will connect those theories to varied conceptions of prayer in Jewish tradition. Part of our spring learning series, The Power of Emotion: Judaism and the Inner Life.

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