Introduction to Jewish Mysticism III: Hasidism

Adult EducationMysticism has been part of the Jewish experience since the Biblical period. This semester we will explore the origins and development of modern Hasidism, its diverse theologies and practices, as well as its continued flourishing in 21st century Jewish communities. New students are always ... Read more

$11.00 - $55.00

Deuteronomy: One God, One People, One Sanctuary, One Land III

Adult EducationDeuteronomy 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 ... Read more

$11.00 - $44.00

The “Jews Burying Ground” and Historic Chatham Square Walking Tour

Museum At Eldridge Street 12 Eldridge Street, New York, NY

Learn about the history of Lower Manhattan and Congregation Shearith Israel on a historic walk to the oldest Jewish Cemetery in the USA.In 1654, 23 Sephardic Jews escaping the Inquisition in Recife, Brazil, landed in Dutch New Amsterdam and asked Peter Stuyvesant to let them ... Read more

Free - $25.00

Standing Again at Sinai: A Shavuot Seminar

In honor of Shavuot, join Rabbi Bodner on Zoom in examining Talmudic attitudes towards accepting converts to Judaism."Where you go, I will go, wherever you lodge, I will lodge, your people will be my people, and your God will be my God."-The Book of RuthShavuot ... Read more

Donation

Egg Rolls, Egg Creams, and Empanadas Street Festival

Museum At Eldridge Street 12 Eldridge Street, New York, NY

Join us on Eldridge Street between Canal and Division for the Museum at Eldridge Street’s signature event!Come eat and celebrate with us!In its 21st year, the Egg Rolls, Egg Creams, and Empanadas Street Festival is a celebration of the diverse cultures that make up our ... Read more

Free

Shuls of Grandeur on the Lower East Side

Museum At Eldridge Street 12 Eldridge Street, New York, NY

Walking Tour Visiting Two Sites Tour the TWO remaining grand shuls left in this iconic neighborhood, the cradle of American Jewish civilization. One is the first great house of worship built by Eastern European Jews, and the other a former church, believed to be a site on the ... Read more