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Sukkot 5782 – Sukkot and the Secret of Jewish Happiness
September 19, 2021

Sukkot 5782 - Sukkot and the Secret of Jewish Happiness - Why is Sukkot described as the "Season of our Rejoicing"? What is the objective of sitting in the Sukka? What messages does it have to our tec

Parashat Ha’azinu 5782 – the Eternity of the Jewish People
September 14, 2021

Parashat Ha'azinu 5782 - The Eternity of the Jewish People Moshe's words in this week's parasha contain both a sacred history of the Jewish people as well as a vision of their future, until the end of

Yom Kippur 5782 – Who is the Hero of the Jonah Story?
September 12, 2021

Yom Kippur 5782 - Who is the Hero of the Jonah Story? In this podcast, Aviva Lauer explores the Book of Jonah, read on the afternoon of Yom Kippur, in an effort to understand what message we are meant

Vayelech 5782/Shabbat Shuva – Who Would you Invite to Dinner?
September 05, 2021

Vayelech 5782/Shabbat Shuva - Who Would you Invite to Dinner? This class imagines an imaginary dinner between R. Zera (4th century CE) and Moses. How are these two figures similar? How are they differ

Crises & Kings Will Be On a Short Break
September 05, 2021

Thank you for listening to Crises & Kings: The Book of Samuel I & II. Our first 27 episodes discussed at length the first book of Samuel. We will take a short break for the High Holidays 5782 and retu

Resurrection and Rosh Hashana: Multivalent Perspectives on the Binding of Isaac – Episode 1
September 01, 2021

Greatest Hits: The High Holidays - Episode 1: Resurrection and Rosh Hashana: Multivalent Perspectives on the Binding of Isaac - Description: There is no story as rich and complex, as troubling and ins

Rosh Hashana: Power of Choice – Episode 2
September 01, 2021

Greatest Hits: The High Holidays - Episode 2: Rosh Hashana: Power of Choice - Description: In this special Pardes from Jerusalem podcast for Rosh Hashana, Nechama Goldman Barash explores both ancient

Days of Awe-some or Awe-ful – Episode 3
September 01, 2021

Greatest Hits: The High Holidays - Episode 3: Days of Awe-some or Awe-ful - Description: The High Holy Days are also known as the Days of Awe which can be awesome, or awful. Here is a look at how to t

Death and Life: The Meaning of Yom Kippur According to the Rabbis – Episode 4
September 01, 2021

Greatest Hits: The High Holidays - Episode 4: Death and Life: The Meaning of Yom Kippur According to the Rabbis - Description: What is the link between afflicting one’s soul on Yom Kippur and the day

Yom Kippur: Hilchot Teshuva – Episode 5
September 01, 2021

Greatest Hits: The High Holidays - Episode 5: Yom Kippur: Hilchot Teshuva - Description: In this special shiur for Yom Kippur, Rabbi Meir Schweiger discusses Hilchot Teshuva, the laws of Teshuva. - Cr