Deuteronomy: One God, One People, One Sanctuary, One Land III
May 26 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm$11.00 - $44.00
Deuteronomy is unique among the 5 books of the Torah. This semester we will analyze some of the laws introduced by Deuteronomy and explore its understanding of Israelite history, Israelite worship, the roles of national leaders, and the moral challenges of the rules that were to guide their conquest of the land of Israel.
New students are always welcome. All texts will be provided in English and Hebrew. No previous knowledge of either Hebrew language or Tanakh (Hebrew Bible) is required.
The classes will be held over Zoom.
Classes will be held on May 5, 12, 19, 26.
Dr. Regina Stein is the Morris Kaplan Scholar-in-Residence at the Museum at Eldridge Street. She has taught for Temple Emanu-El’s Skirball Center for Adult Jewish Learning, the Wexner Heritage Foundation, CLAL, the Jewish Theological Seminary, the Bronfman Youth Fellowships in Israel, the Academy for Jewish Religion, and the Pardes Institute of Jewish Studies in Jerusalem. Dr. Stein is formerly the National Director of the Hadassah Leadership Academy. No previous knowledge of Hebrew or of the Bible is required.