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Saturday, August 24 • 14:30 - 16:30
When Rabbinic and Hasidic Texts Encounter 'The Little Prince'

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How might such an encounter affect our efforts to inhabit Torah-life ethically and spiritually in a fast-changing and instrumentally driven culture?  In this session we focus on a few pages from the Little Prince's and a few rabbinic/hasidic texts. We explore what's at stake in growing as a religious Jew in such a culture. Prior acquaintance with "The Little Prince" isn't required but welcome.

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Elie Holzer

Rabbi; professor of Jewish education at Bar Ilan University; teacher; expert on havruta text study and Hasidic Renewal and Post-critical Jewish religiosity; and founding president of Shma Koleinu (https://www.shma-koleinu.com), a non-profit organization which aims to inspire individuals... Read More →

Saturday August 24, 2019 14:30 - 16:30 SAST