Judaism 101

This course has ended. Check back for updates on when it will be offered again. Thank you. 

Dates: Mondays, Oct.30-Dec.11

Time: 6:45 – 8:00pm

Open to members and non-members.

Bring your questions and insights to this introduction to Jewish thought and practice. We will explore Jewish denominations, theology and atheism, liturgy/services, the role of learning and key Jewish texts, death and the afterlife, relationship to Israel, Judaism as a spiritual practice, the Jewish lifecycle, Shabbat and holidays. This class is perfect for Jews and non-Jews, those brand new to learning about Judaism, people who are looking for a refresher, interfaith couples exploring Jewish life, and those hoping to convert to Judaism through our Journey to Judaism program. No previous knowledge required-just bring a thirst for learning and discussing! If you’re a Sha’ar Zahav Member, email heidy@shaarzahav to access your discount code.

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