Society for the Advancement of Judaism
“A tradition can live only so long as it continues to change.”
—Rabbi Mordecai M. Kaplan
SAJ VISION STATEMENT For 2016-2021
Click here for SAJ Vision Statement for 2016-2021. Written by Rabbi Lauren Grabelle Herrmann, September 2016
Lunch and Learn with Rabbi Lauren
“Women in the Torah and Midrash: Exploring Genesis”
Taught by Rabbi Lauren Grabelle Herrmann
12:00 - 1:30 PM
Bring your own nosh, SAJ will provide drinks.
RSVPs helpful (but ok to come regardless!)
In each session, we will explore women and women’s roles as written in the Torah and explored in rabbinic midrash and/or modern interpretation. Through each session, we will look at texts and think critically about why the torah was written as it was and its implications for today. Each session will stand on its own, so feel free to come to all or none or any number in between. Topics will be*
Wednesday, January 18: Wife or Sister: Exploring a Biblical Paradigm
More information and registration available here.