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Melton Between the Lines – From Texts to Life

view options Jewish texts have informed Jewish thought and practice for over 3,000 years. But how do we connect to words written so long ago? What do they reveal today? And how do they inspire action? In this course, we will examine the many ways that we bring the words of our texts into our daily lives. We’ll look at the hints and clues in the letters of sacred Jewish texts: the Torah, the Prophets, the Talmud (no previous Hebrew knowledge required). We’ll exam structure and authorship. We’ll discuss the commentary of yesterday. We’ll share where we stand today. Dive into a sea of knowledge.
Lesson 1 - A Learned People: Connecting through Jewish Texts
Lesson 2 - Depths of Learning: The Roots of Jewish Texts
Lesson 3 - Who Wrote the Torah: Why Does It Matter?
Lesson 4 - From Text to Context: The Evolution of Jewish Practice
Lesson 5 - Open Your Hand and Your Heart: Tracing Jewish Values from Text to Life
Lesson 6 - Mussar and Middot: Ethics, Character Traits, and Being a Good Jew
Instructor: Judy Stolovitz
date time location fee age code
date Melton Between the Lines - From Texts to Life
Wednesdays, 08.24.2022 - 09.28.2022 (6 sessions)
time 10:00 am - 11:30 am
location MJCCA Zaban Park fee Member $135.00
Community $160.00
age 18 - 120 Years code #49165 Continue to Registration
Schedule
Wednesday, August 24, 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Wednesday, August 31, 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Wednesday, September 7, 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Wednesday, September 14, 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Wednesday, September 21, 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Wednesday, September 28, 10:00 am - 11:30 am