Pardes Community Education

Program Description

The Pardes Community Education courses provide in-depth, Jewish text study on a flexible schedule to meet students’ interests and availability.

The program offers classes, lectures and tours on a variety of subjects. Participants can choose from daytime, lunchtime and evening courses, attend a single class, a course or the entire series.

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Tuition

Single Class: 50 NIS
Full Morning: 80 NIS
CE Punch Card (6 Classes): 265 NIS

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Tuition

Single Class: 50 NIS
Course (10 Classes): 400 NIS
CE Punch Card (6 Classes): 265 NIS

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Click here for full 2017/18 brochure.

Tuition

Single Class: 50 NIS
Course (10 Classes): 400 NIS
CE Punch Card (6 Classes): 265 NIS
Scribal Workshop (10 Classes): 700 NIS

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Click here for full 2017/18 brochure.

Elul Tour
September 27, 9 am – 1 pm, Tour to Mt. of Olives and Nachal Kidron

Join this fascinating tour to experience and study the amazing history of the ancient graveyard of the Mount of Olives. We will connect with the story of Rav Kook and other famous personalities who are buried there, to the ancient Yom Kippur ritual whereby the Scapegoat made its way over this mountain, explore the tradition to visit graves during the High Holy Days, and we will walk through Nachal Kidron with its rich array of monuments and churches.

Led by virtuoso tour guide, Shulie Mishkin

Fall Tours
November 22, 8:30 am – 5 pm, The Pioneers:

  • Where were the communities of the First Aliyah?
  • What were their hardships and triumphs?
  • Mazkeret Batya, Rishon Lezion, Mikve Yisrael

December 27, 10 am – 1 pm, From Rehavia to Mamilla:
Walking tour of the neighborhood of Rehavia and sites along the Agron Street to Mamilla Mall

Spring Tours
January 24, 9am – 1 pm, Ingathering of Exiles:
A Morrocan, an Italian and a Yemenite meet in Jerusalem. North African Heritage Center, Italian Synagogue and Museum, Nahlaot

February 21, 8:30 am – 5 pm, Tel Aviv: A New Hebrew Culture:
Neve Zedek, Nahum Guttman Museum, Reuven Rubin Museum

March 7, 8:30 am – 6 pm: Shaar HaAliyah: 
Atlit Immigration Camp, Haifa, Druze experience

*Tours dependent on minimum number of participants

Cost: 130 NIS half-day tour, 240 NIS full-day tour

Tuesday, October 24: Professor Joel Hecker
How the Kabbalah Transformed our Friday Night Spirituality
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Tuesday, October 31: Rabbi Dr. Zvi Grumet
The Legacy of Cain: Meaningfulness and Mortality
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Tuesday, November 7: Rabbi Dr. Zvi Grumet
The Covenant of the Pieces: When God Meets Man
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Wednesday, November 29 & December 6: Dr. Ruth Calderon
Titles to be announced

Tuesday, February 20: Rabbi Michael Hattin
A Textual and Historic Framing

Tuesday, February 27: Rabbi Michael Hattin
Divine Concealment and Human Initiative

Tuesday, March 6: Rabbi Dr. Daniel Roth
Can we Talk about Political Leaders Constructively? From Jacob and Pharaoh to Bibi and Trump
Part of Dibbur Hadash: Israeli Week of Constructive Conflict


All lectures will start at 7:30 pm at Pardes Institute, 29 Pierre Koenig (Corner of Rivka) Talpiot

Cost: 40 NIS at the door, 30 NIS online in advance, 20 NIS students and Masa

You can purchase a Pardes Pass for admission to all 2017/18 evening lectures: 300 NIS. Email ce@pardes.org.il.

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