ScholarStream

An Initiative of the R.A. and JTS

All Beth David congregants can register at no cost by using coupon code: SaratogaFall20
(This code is case sensitive!)
Pre-registration is required – Zoom links will be sent the day before directly from the R.A. or JTS

Hidden Histories and Untold Stories
Tuesdays at 5:00 p.m.

Join JTS scholars as they uncover the hidden context around biblical figures and important eras in Jewish history.

  • 11/10: Dr. David Fishman on how religious pre-Holocaust Eastern European Jewry actually was—or wasn’t
  • 11/17: Dr. Alan Cooper on why we stopped caring about Moses’s descendants
  • 12/1: Dr. Sarah Wolf on how foreign the beit midrash would feel to the early Rabbis
  • 12/8: Dr. Amy Kalmanofsky on what the Bible really had against Jezebel

Register here: http://www.jtsa.edu/events-calendar?cat=15983 You must register for each individual session you would like to attend. Links for each session will be sent to all registrants one day prior to the session. These emails will come from the Rabbinical Assembly. Remember to use coupon code: SaratogaFall20 for free registration.

Equity, Forgiveness and Intersectionality
Wednesdays at 7:00 p.m.

Join Ziegler faculty as they explore issues related to race, gender equality, intersectionality, and building a democracy of the future. Download the full descriptions for each Ziegler session here.

  • 11/11: Rabbi Cheryl Peretz will examine the centuries old Jewish march towards gender equality and justice
  • 11/18: Rabbi Dr. Elliot Dorff will explore the concept of communal forgiveness
  • 12/2: Rabbi Dr. Gail Labovitz on what Exodus has to teach us about intersectionality
  • 12/9: Rabbi Dr. Aryeh Cohen on building a multiracial democracy

Register here: https://www.rabbinicalassembly.org/civicrm/event/register?reset=1&id=1246 You must register for each individual session you would like to attend. Links for each session will be sent to all registrants one day prior to the session. These emails will come from the Rabbinical Assembly. Remember to use coupon code: SaratogaFall20 for free registration.

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