• October 18, 2021
  • 12 5782, Heshvan
  • פרשת וירא

How Rashi Uses Midrash: Sefer Bereshit

How Rashi Uses Midrash: Sefer Bereshit

Written almost 1000 years ago, Rashi’s biblical commentary has aided in understanding the Torah on a very basic level and without this help, it would be difficult to uncover further layers of interpretation. Join Ilana Goldstein Saks as she explores one of Rashi’s methods, his use of Midrash in explaining the simple meaning of the text.

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October 24, 2021
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Sun 6:00 pm, 7:00 pm
October 10, 2021 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
How Rashi Uses Midrash: Sefer Bereshit: Rashi’s Use of Midrash: Sefer Bereshit
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October 17, 2021 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
How Rashi Uses Midrash: Sefer Bereshit: Rashi's Use of Midrash: Sefer Bereshit
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October 24, 2021 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
How Rashi Uses Midrash: Sefer Bereshit: Rashi's Use of Midrash: Sefer Bereshit
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October 31, 2021 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
How Rashi Uses Midrash: Sefer Bereshit: Rashi's Use of Midrash: Sefer Bereshit
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November 7, 2021 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
How Rashi Uses Midrash: Sefer Bereshit: Rashi's Use of Midrash: Sefer Bereshit
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November 14, 2021 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
How Rashi Uses Midrash: Sefer Bereshit: Rashi's Use of Midrash: Sefer Bereshit
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November 21, 2021 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
How Rashi Uses Midrash: Sefer Bereshit: Rashi's Use of Midrash: Sefer Bereshit
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Ilana Goldstein Saks has a MA in Bible from Bar-Ilan University, has taught in a number of midrashot and schools in Israel, and has worked in Jewish-studies curriculum development. She has also baked and taught workshops on bread and Jewish sources at an artisanal bakery. She lives with her family in Efrat.