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Rabbi Fisher OBM Intensive: Dirshuni: An Exploration of Contemporary Israeli Midrash

Classes will be held 7:30-9 pm
Tuesdays: 11/01,11/08,11/15,12/13,12/20 -  (In Person and Zoom)
Taught by Rabbi Fisher

Zoom Link: 
https://zoom.us/j/96962107268?pwd=OTFBVFA4NjhBaDd1Y3hpWCtnS3Jldz09

Jewish tradition is enriched by the belief that we, human beings, are empowered to interpret the Torah. Since the moment of revelation, Jews have embarked on a journey to mine our sacred texts for meaning and inspiration. This fall, join Rabbi Fisher in an exploration of one of the most recent chapters of the Jewish interpretative tradition as we study texts from Dirshuni, a collection of contemporary midrashim written by women in Israel. Using the classical interpretative techniques of ancient rabbinic sources, these texts add rich and essential layers to our understanding of Torah. We encourage you to get your own copy of the book, which is newly available in English here: https://bookshop.org/books/dirshuni-contemporary-women-s-midrash/9781684580958 or for Kindle here: https://www.amazon.com/Dirshuni-Contemporary-Womens-Midrash-Jewish-ebook/dp/B09TTV22ZL
 
Thu, December 1 2022 7 Kislev 5783