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

Cinema Chats: “Shtisel”

Join us in discussing the Netflix hit, “Shtisel”Join us virtually on Zoom with longtime New York Times reporter Joseph Berger in a conversation about Netflix's hit TV series, “Shtisel”. The show focuses on the daily lives, dreams, dramas and conflicts of an extended ultra-orthodox family ... Read more

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

Adult EducationDeuteronomy is unique among the 5 books of the Torah. We will begin with its historical context and the ways it rewrites earlier episodes in the history of Biblical Israel. Some of the topics we will explore include the Ten Commandments, the meaning of ... Read more

Lower East Side Walking Tour

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

Stroll through the neighborhood's 100-year-old history!With our museum docent Richard Soden, stroll through the neighborhood's 100-year-old history with the street smarts he's earned as a long-time Lower East Side resident. Learn about what life was like for Jewish immigrants at the turn of the last ... Read more

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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

Lower East Side Walking Tour

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

Spend Thanksgiving weekend outside with us exploring the Lower East Side!Once home to the largest Jewish population in the world, the Lower East Side still bears traces of Jewish life from the turn of the last century. Historian Scott Brevda will show you what life ... Read more

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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

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

Adult EducationDeuteronomy is unique among the 5 books of the Torah. We will begin with its historical context and the ways it rewrites earlier episodes in the history of Biblical Israel. Some of the topics we will explore include the Ten Commandments, the meaning of ... Read more

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

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

Adult EducationDeuteronomy is unique among the 5 books of the Torah. We will begin with its historical context and the ways it rewrites earlier episodes in the history of Biblical Israel. Some of the topics we will explore include the Ten Commandments, the meaning of ... Read more