Lunch & Learn - Theodicy, Descent and the Public Good

Date: July 11, 2019Time: 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Location:  UJA-JCC Greenwich
One Holly Hill Lane
Greenwich, CT
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Phone: 203-552-1818Email: info@ujajcc.org

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

  

 

July 11

Theodicy, Descent and the Public Good

Shlomo Zuckier

We’ll parse the Talmudic tale of Nehunia the Pit-digger, considering why tragedies befall this public servant's family and gleaning some insights about divine justice.

 

July 18

Three Weeks That Could Change the World

Rabbi Greg Wall

The destruction of Jerusalem created tremors that are echoing still. Let’s find out what we can do about it, right now!

 

July 25

Thirty-Three Psalms in an Hour

David Moster

Let’s wax rhapsodic and parse the structure of Biblical hymns.

 

August 1

So What Was the Book of Numbers About?

Dr. Job Jindo

We will explore the themes of identity, holiness and transformation of peoplehood as reflected in Numbers.