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Beginning Prayerbook/Biblical Hebrew 1A

Bible textDiscover the essentials of Prayerbook Hebrew, starting with the alphabet, vowels, sight reading and basic grammar, all in a friendly, supportive environment. We'll also learn some of the key Prayerbook melodies, and discuss the meaning of the prayers. And as always, there will be plenty of coffee, tea and cookies.

Required text: Prayerbook Hebrew the Easy Way is available for sale at Afikomen Judaica. Please purchase the book before the first class session.

Schedule

# Sessions
8
Date & time

Sundays, October 1 - November 19
3:00 - 4:25 pm

Tuition
$125 for the public
$105 for members
$95 for seniors and students
Session Time Days Location Instructors
Oct 01 3:00 PM–4:25 PM Sun Beth El Jehon Grist
Oct 08 3:00 PM–4:25 PM Sun Beth El Jehon Grist
Oct 15 3:00 PM–4:25 PM Sun Beth El Jehon Grist
Oct 22 3:00 PM–4:25 PM Sun Beth El Jehon Grist
Oct 29 3:00 PM–4:25 PM Sun Beth El Jehon Grist
Nov 05 3:00 PM–4:25 PM Sun Beth El Jehon Grist
Nov 12 3:00 PM–4:25 PM Sun Beth El Jehon Grist
Nov 19 3:00 PM–4:25 PM Sun Beth El Jehon Grist

Location

Congregation Beth El

1301 Oxford Street

Berkeley, CA 94709

510-848-3988

Instructors

Jehon Grist

Jehon GristJehon Grist, Ph.D., is Chief Operating Officer and Senior Educator of Lehrhaus Judaica. He earned his doctorate in Near Eastern Studies from UC Berkeley, where he was a Regents' Fellow. He has conducted field research in Israel, the Gaza Strip, and the Valley of the Queens in southern Egypt.