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Monday, February 16 • 8:30am - 9:45am
Recovering the Mystical Tradition: Toward a Contemporary Jewish Spirituality

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Lecture, followed by questions. Why is the Jewish people today scrambling to recover the mystical tradition, jettisoned from the Jewish "mainstream" over two hundred years ago? What might this tradition have to offer to the contemporary seeker? What are some of the right and wrong ways to access the legacy of Kabbalah and Hasidism for the post-modern era?

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Art Green

Arthur Green, the Founding Dean and Rector of Hebrew College Rabbinical School, is both a historian of Jewish religion and a theologian; his work seeks to form a bridge between these two distinct fields of endeavor. Green studied under such prominent teachers as Alexander Altmann, Nahum N. Glatzer, and Abraham Joshua Heschel. As a teacher of Jewish mysticism, Hasidism, and theology, Green has authored over a dozen books and is a leading... Read More →


Monday February 16, 2015 8:30am - 9:45am
Elm

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