From the Zohar to Modern Hasidism I

Adult EducationMysticism has been part of the Jewish experience since the Biblical period. We will explore the Zohar, the central work of medieval Kabbalah (Jewish mysticism), its development, its role as a reaction to the rationalism of Maimonides, and the ways in which it came ... Read more

“Kol Isha”: Pioneering Women Cantors 1923-1972

Join us for a virtual program with Henry Sapoznik about pioneering female cantors from the 20th-Century.The first women ordained as a cantor happened in 1975, but women have been professionally singing the traditional synagogue liturgy publicly more than a half-century before. The phrase "Kol Isha" ... Read more