Courses by location: Osher Marin JCC
Osher Marin JCC
200 N. San Pedro Road
San Rafael, CA 94903
Lehrhaus Talmud Circle - Marin
Lehrhaus Talmud Circle: Tractate Ta’anit – Acts of God: Religious Responses to Natural Disasters Rabbinic tales of drought, disaster, and charismatic holy men illuminate critical questions about power, ethics, and ecology in Jewish late antiquity. ...
Philosophy Circle: Origins of Modern Thought - Marin
Who are the “modern” thinkers that have informed and influenced how many Jews, worldwide, think today? We will reveal the thinkers and ideas influencing Jewish racial identity, the emerging Jewish State, post-Holocaust theology, feminism, new ...
The Origins of the Bible and How to Read It: Prophecy and Wisdom Literature
To many contemporary readers, the Bible often feels impenetrable and outdated, principally because of the manner in which Jewish texts have been taught in religious schools for generations. This three section course utilizes methods for ...