Mar 18, 2010
Speaker: Professor James Kugel, Director of
the Institute for the History of the Jewish Bible, Bar Ilan
Location: Temple Shalom; Chevy Chase, MD
Some of the most familiar holidays in the Jewish calendar look very different in the light of biblical research. What is more, the Dead Sea Scrolls have revealed...
Mar 11, 2010
Speaker: Professor David Kraemer, Professor
of Talmud and Rabbinics at the Jewish Theological Seminary
Location: B'nai Israel Congregation; Rockville, MD
Jews understand life, death, and everything in between. This lecture explores past Jewish beliefs about what comes after this life, correcting many misconceptions...