JTS Scholar-in-Residence Shabbat with Dr. Eitan Fishbane

Date: Nov 16, 2018 - Nov 17, 2018

Sponsor: JTS Learning in Your Community

Location: Twin Cities

Category: JTS in Your Community Public Lectures & Events Scholar in Residence


With Dr. Eitan Fishbane, associate professor of Jewish Thought, JTS

Friday, November 16

Professor Fishbane will discuss the mysteries and poetic spirituality of the Zohar—the great masterpiece of medieval Kabbalah, and its exciting vision of God, Torah, and Jewish life. 

Saturday, November 17

Shabbat sermon: The mystical dimensions of Parashat Vayeitzei (the story of Jacob’s dream) and its meaning for us today. 

Post-Kiddush learning: Shabbat and holy time in Jewish mystical thought and practice (both Kabbalah and Hasidism). 

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