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Liberal Judaism in Israel

Dr. Rani Jaeger is a Research Fellow of the Kogod Research Center and head of the recently formed Tanakh Initiative at the Shalom Hartman Institute. He was one of the founders of the Institute’s Be’eri Program for Pluralistic Jewish-Israeli Identity Education. Rani received his doctorate from Bar-Ilan University on Jewish-Israeli culture as perceived by the poet Avraham Shlonsky. He was a participant in the first cohort of the Beit Midrash for Israeli Rabbis and received rabbinical ordination

Tamar Elad-Appelbaum

Justin Pines

Rani Jaeger, Director of Hartman’s Tanach Initiative, in conversation with Tamar Elad-Appelbaum, Educational Director of the Beit Midrash for Israeli Rabbis, moderated by Justin Pines at the Community Leadership Program (CLP) in Jerusalem addressing the topic The Choosing People: What are the Core Commitments of Modern Judaism & Zionism?

This session took place on June 27, 2023

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