Jewish Theological Seminary

High Holiday Webinar for Rabbis: Hineni: A Traveler’s Prayer

From: 2022-08-29 1:0 PM
To: 2022-08-29 2:15 PM

The Stories That Objects Tell

From: 2022-08-22 1:0 PM
To: 2022-08-22 2:30 PM

Alexander, Was He Great?

From: 2022-08-15 1:0 PM
To: 2022-08-15 2:30 PM

High Holiday Webinar for Rabbis: The Complexity of Memory During the Yamim Noraim

From: 2022-08-10 1:0 PM
To: 2022-08-10 2:15 PM

The Protest Literature of Mizrahi Writers

From: 2022-08-08 1:0 PM
To: 2022-08-08 2:30 PM

Abortion, Beyond Law

From: 2022-08-02 7:45 PM
To: 2022-08-02 9:40 PM

What Six Very Short Stories in the Babylonian Talmud Tell Us About Jewish Law and Life

From: 2022-08-01 1:0 PM
To: 2022-08-01 2:30 PM

A Jewish Doctor in Medieval Spain and His Demon

From: 2022-07-25 1:0 PM
To: 2022-07-25 2:30 PM

A Contemporary, Philosophical Reading of the Sacrifice of Isaac

From: 2022-07-18 1:0 PM
To: 2022-07-18 2:30 PM

Biblical Hebrew Workshop

From: 2022-07-13 1:0 PM
To: 2022-07-13 2:15 PM

How Jewish Storytelling Shapes the Religious Imagination

From: 2022-07-11 1:0 PM
To: 2022-07-11 2:30 PM

Telling Difficult Stories

From: 2022-06-27 1:0 PM
To: 2022-06-27 2:30 PM

(Far From) All About Eve

From: 2022-06-20 1:0 PM
To: 2022-06-20 2:30 PM

JTS Library Exhibit: To Build A New Home: Celebrating Jewish Weddings

From: 2022-06-08 10:0 AM
To: 2022-06-08 5:0 PM

The Center for Pastoral Education Benefit Luncheon

From: 2022-06-01 12:0 PM
To: 2022-06-01 2:0 PM

Jewish Theology in America, Today and Tomorrow

From: 2022-05-23 2:0 PM
To: 2022-05-23 3:30 PM

Resilience in the Face of the Crusades

From: 2022-05-17 8:0 PM
To: 2022-05-17 9:0 PM

JTS Commencement Exercises and Ordination

From: 2022-05-19 10:30 AM
To: 2022-05-19 5:0 PM

Watering the Soul in Times of Faith and Doubt

From: 2022-05-16 2:0 PM
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Reaching for the Heavens: The Music of Composer Gerald Cohen

From: 2022-05-10 7:30 PM
To: 2022-05-10 9:30 PM

Between the Lines: From Jerusalem to Delhi, through Persia

From: 2022-05-09 7:30 PM
To: 2022-05-09 9:0 PM

The Gender of God in Ancient Israel

From: 2022-05-02 2:0 PM
To: 2022-05-02 3:30 PM

“I Shall Not Fear”: Liturgy, Emotional Honesty, and Resilience

From: 2022-05-03 8:0 PM
To: 2022-05-03 9:0 PM

Dissent and Tolerance in Jewish History

From: 2022-05-04 10:30 AM
To: 2022-05-04 11:30 AM

Does Faith Matter?: The Ancient Jewish Debate About Faith and Mitzvot

From: 2022-05-09 2:0 PM
To: 2022-05-09 3:30 PM

Turn It and Turn It Again: An Introduction to Midrash

From: 2022-04-28 12:0 PM
To: 2022-04-28 1:15 PM

Between the Lines: Hélène Jawhara Piñer

From: 2022-04-27 1:0 PM
To: 2022-04-27 2:0 PM

Writing Jewish: A Discussion with Nicole Krauss and Joshua Cohen

From: 2022-04-25 7:0 PM
To: 2022-04-25 8:0 PM

It Could Happen Here

From: 2022-04-25 8:0 PM
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Introduction to the Talmudic Argument

From: 2022-04-27 12:0 PM
To: 2022-04-27 1:15 PM

Jumpstart Your Biblical Hebrew

From: 2022-04-27 1:0 PM
To: 2022-04-27 2:15 PM

Because You Hear the Prayers of Your People Israel in Mercy

From: 2022-04-25 2:0 PM
To: 2022-04-25 3:30 PM

Writing Jewish: A Discussion with Nicole Krauss and Joshua Cohen

From: 2022-04-25 7:0 PM
To: 2022-04-25 8:0 PM

It Could Happen Here

From: 2022-04-25 8:0 PM
To: 2022-04-25 9:0 PM

Voices of Jerusalem

From: 2022-04-11 1:0 PM
To: 2022-04-11 2:15 PM

Jewish Community Voices from Ukraine

From: 2022-04-07 12:0 PM
To: 2022-04-07 1:15 PM

The Still, Small Voice: A Journalist and Her Rabbi on Regaining Intimate, Authentic Conversation

From: 2022-04-06 7:0 PM
To: 2022-04-06 8:30 PM

Talking Points: Can Journalists and Clergy Offer Wisdom About Our Public Discourse?

From: 2022-04-06 7:0 PM
To: 2022-04-06 8:30 PM

Debate Among the Prophets: Isaiah vs. Jeremiah

From: 2022-04-05 8:0 PM
To: 2022-04-05 9:0 PM

Spiritual Audacity: The Abraham Joshua Heschel Story

From: 2022-04-04 7:0 PM
To: 2022-04-04 9:0 PM

Mandatory Fun: The Commandment of Joy

From: 2022-04-04 2:0 PM
To: 2022-04-04 3:30 PM

The Future of Catholic-Jewish Relations

From: 2022-03-31 1:0 PM
To: 2022-03-31 2:30 PM

Hate on Trial: The Charlottesville Case

From: 2022-03-30 7:30 PM
To: 2022-03-30 9:0 PM

Divine Rage

From: 2022-03-28 2:0 PM
To: 2022-03-28 3:30 PM

JTS at the 2022 Jewish University for a Day

From: 2022-03-27 9:15 AM
To: 2022-03-27 4:30 PM

Loneliness as a Spiritual Crisis

From: 2022-03-21 2:0 PM
To: 2022-03-21 3:30 PM

Staged Reading of “The Spanish Prayer Book”

From: 2022-03-20 3:0 PM
To: 2022-03-20 5:0 PM

Compassion and Love in Jewish Mystical Sources

From: 2022-03-14 2:0 PM
To: 2022-03-14 3:30 PM

The “Burning Heart”: From the Book of Jeremiah to the Metropolitan Opera

From: 2022-03-07 2:0 PM
To: 2022-03-07 3:30 PM
Turn It And Turn It Again: An Introduction To Midrash • Morningside Area Alliance
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Turn It and Turn It Again: An Introduction to Midrash

AN ONLINE COURSE WITH DR. RACHEL ROSENTHAL

Thursdays, April 28 and May 5, 19, and 26; 12:00-1:15 p.m. ET  
Online

When the Sages of the Talmud read the Bible, they did so not only to understand what was within it but also to draw out of it ideas and legal precedents that could form the basis of a new kind of Jewish exegetical tradition. This course will serve as a brief survey of midrashic literature, focusing on texts from different time periods and different traditions to help us better understand how and why the Rabbis chose to read the Bible expansively. No knowledge of Hebrew or previous experience with midrash is required.

Cost: $120 for four sessions
Need-based scholarships available. Send inquires to lyfeinman@jtsa.edu.

Dr. Rachel Rosenthal holds a PhD in Rabbinic Literature from JTS, where she is adjunct assistant professor of Talmud and Rabbinics. She was voted List College Teacher of the Year in 2018. She writes a regular newsletter on the intersection of Torah and everyday life.

Date

Apr 28 2022
Expired!

Time

12:00 pm - 1:15 pm

Formats (virtual, in person, hybrid)

Virtual

Venue

Online
online

Organizer

Jewish Theological Seminary
Website
http://www.jtsa.edu/