Upcoming Event

Women in the Wilderness with Dr. Avivah Zornberg

Wednesday, February 5, 2020

7:30 pm - 9:15 pm

Pardes Institute of Jewish Studies
29 Pierre Koenig Street, Talpiot, Jerusalem , Israel


The Pardes Institute of Jewish Studies Presents:
The Sidney and Miriam Brettler Memorial Series 5780
Women in the Wilderness: Four Narratives of Spiritual Power with Dr. Avivah Zornberg.

Through midrashic and hasidic readings as well as psychoanalytic approaches, we will encounter the spiritual resistance of our biblical heroines in situations of tension.

  • 22 January 2020
    Miriam against Moses: “Sing-Now!-to God!”
  • 29 January 2020
    Daughters of Zelophchad: “To be or not to be”
  • 5 February 2020
    Esther: “Mere Anarchy is Loosed Upon the World”
  • 12 February 2020
    Becoming Ruth: “And I am a Stranger”

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For more details and questions please contact Rabbi Alex Israel
alex@pardes.org.il / 02 673-5210 ext 225