May 31, 2010
Speaker: Dr. Lawrence Fine, Irene Kaplan
Lewiant Professor of Jewish Studies and Professor of Religion at
Mount Holyoke College
Location: Pearlstone Conference and Retreat Center; Reisterstown, MD
In the seventeenth century, a kabbalistic community developed in Jerusalem, known as Bet El. Inspired by Lurianic mysticism, the Bet El community fashioned an intimate group of individuals who believed that they should love one another as if they were a single organism.
The Lenell G. Ammerman Memorial Study Retreat