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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September 27, 9 am – 1 pm, When did you last visit the Mount of Olives?
November 22, 8:30 am – 5 pm, The Pioneers:
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
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
July 26: Yiscah Smith
Restoring Unity to a Fragmented World: The Mysterious Healing Power of the Shema
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August 9: Nechama Goldman Barash
Human Dignity and Halakhik Compromise: Where Does the Boundary Lie?
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Tuesday, October 24: Professor Joel Jecker
How the Kabbalah Transformed our Friday Night Spirituality: Celebrating the completion of the Pritzker Zohar
Tuesday, October 31: Rabbi Dr. Zvi Grumet
The Legacy of Cain: Meaningfulness and Mortality
Tuesday, November 7: Rabbi Dr. Zvi Grumet
The Covenant of the Pieces: When God Meets Man
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 email@example.com.