Upcoming Event

Women’s Prayers and Women Pray-ers: From Hannah to Today

Monday, January 11, 2021

1:00 pm - 2:30 pm, EST

The Sidney and Miriam Brettler Memorial Lecture Series 5781/2021: Women’s Prayers and Women Pray-ers: From Hannah to Today with Prof. Rabbi Dalia Marx

Register Now for Free

10 am Pacific USA
1 pm Eastern USA
8 pm Israel

  • January 11 – From the Bible to the Talmud
  • January 18 – The Medieval Period: Prayers Composed by Women
  • January 25 – Opportunities and Challenges of Modernity

Prof. Rabbi Dalia Marx, Ph.D., is the Rabbi Aaron D. Panken Professor of Liturgy and Midrash at HUC-JIR’s Taube Family Campus in Jerusalem, and teaches in various academic institutions in Israel and Europe.

Marx, tenth generation in Jerusalem, earned her doctorate at the Hebrew University and her rabbinic ordination at HUC-JIR in Jerusalem and Cincinnati in 2002. She is involved in various research projects and is active in promoting liberal Judaism in Israel. Marx writes for academic and popular journals and publications.

She is the author of When I Sleep and When I Wake: On Prayers between Dusk and Dawn (Yediot Sfarim, 2010, in Hebrew), A Feminist Commentary of the Babylonian Talmud (Mohr Siebeck, 2013, in English), About Time: Journeys in the Jewish-Israeli Calendar (Yediot Sfarim, 2018, in Hebrew) and the co-editor of a few books.

To register visit: www.pardes.org.il/Brettler2021

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