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Saturday, August 24 • 18:15 - 19:15
The meritorious villains of the Tanach

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Judaism’s view of humanity is based on the premise that human beings are born righteous. Using biblical and Midrashic texts, this session will examine how the rabbis reconciled this understanding with the fact that the Bible records the stories of wicked people.

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Malcolm Matitiani

Malcolm has an Honours in Linguistics from UNISA & an MA in Rabbinic Literature from UCT & the University of Potsdam, Germany. He received his Semicha from the Abraham Geiger Kolleg in Potsdam. Malcolm is one of the rabbis of Temple Israel and is married to Gillian, and is an ardent... Read More →

Saturday August 24, 2019 18:15 - 19:15 SAST