Lunch & Learn: Holy Cow! Explaining the Unexplainable

Date: March 4, 2021Time: 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm Phone: 2035521818Email: info@ujajcc.org

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PLEASE NOTE: Lunch & Learn is going virtual! Please register for Zoom link AND password.

 

Lunch & Learn is a weekly program, every Thursday from 12:30 – 1:30 pm. The Lunch & Learn program is generously sponsored by Rita Edelston.  

 

March 4

Holy Cow! Explaining the Unexplainable (with apologies to Phil Rizzutto)

Rabbi Greg Wall
We know about Red Flags, Red Herrings and even Red Bulls ... but a Red Heifer? Join us for a taste of the Torah’s most enigmatic offering. Vegetarians welcome....
 
 

March 11

Pharaohs and Kings of Israel: Ancient Egypt and the Exodus

Dr. Yael Ziegler 

Why is the Exodus the central biblical event? We will use our newfound knowledge of Ancient Egypt — its society, culture and monarchy — to understand the significance of the biblical story of the Exodus and its formative role in Israel's history.

 

March 18 

Steadfast Faith: Reclaiming the Suppressed Narrative of Women's Leadership

Dr. Tammy Jacobowitz

Come and learn about the hidden heroes of the Pesach story, and how they can teach us about redemptive dreaming.

 

March 25

The Meaning of Jewish Freedom

Dr. Yakir Englander

Explore how Jewish theologians understand the meaning of freedom from biblical, Talmudic and mystical Jewish perspectives.