• April 6, 2020
  • 12 5780, Nisan
  • פרשת ויגש

Intellectual Jewish History

Intellectual Jewish History

This class looks at essential Jewish thinkers and texts from the Second Temple until the Modern period, with an emphasis on their religious and pedagogical goals, impact on subsequent Jewish thought, and the influence of surrounding cultures on their formation. Units include Tanakh and its canonization, Tanaim and the Oral Law, Amoraim of Bavel and Eretz Yisrael, North African philosophers and poets, Medieval Ashkenaz and the Tosafists, and Zoharic and Lurianic Kabbalah. Classes consist of guided independent study (seder) of primary texts followed by discussions of the material and larger ideas and concepts.

Next Class

April 19, 2020
13
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1
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Sun 6:30 pm, 7:30 pm
March 22, 2020 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Intellectual Jewish History: Intellectual Jewish History Event
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March 29, 2020 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Intellectual Jewish History: Intellectual Jewish History Class 2: Canon and Apocrypha
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April 5, 2020 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Intellectual Jewish History: Intellectual Jewish History Event
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April 19, 2020 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Intellectual Jewish History: Intellectual Jewish History Event
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April 26, 2020 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Intellectual Jewish History: Intellectual Jewish History Event
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May 3, 2020 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Intellectual Jewish History: Intellectual Jewish History Event
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May 10, 2020 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Intellectual Jewish History: Intellectual Jewish History Event
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May 17, 2020 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Intellectual Jewish History: Intellectual Jewish History Event
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May 24, 2020 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Intellectual Jewish History: Intellectual Jewish History Event
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May 31, 2020 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Intellectual Jewish History: Intellectual Jewish History Event
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June 7, 2020 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Intellectual Jewish History: Intellectual Jewish History Event
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June 14, 2020 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Intellectual Jewish History: Intellectual Jewish History Event
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June 21, 2020 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Intellectual Jewish History: Intellectual Jewish History Event
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June 28, 2020 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Intellectual Jewish History: Intellectual Jewish History Event
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Rav Duker is Mashigiah Ruhani and Director of Programming at Amudim. He enjoys teaching Torah, answering obscure halakhic questions on Whatsapp, and long walks in the rain. The AMUDIM ALUMNI SHIUR is an exclusive interactive class, where you can learn with Amudim staff while sitting in a virtual classroom with fellow alumni.