Shavuot 2009 lectures scheduled at Hartman Institute
The annual Tikkun Leil Shavuot lectures at Shalom Hartman Institute are one of the year`s most anticipated events. This year`s theme is, Ethics, Judaism and War, and features lectures in English and Hebrew
Alick Isaacs has a doctorate in Jewish history from The Hebrew University of Jerusalem. Alick teaches at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem’s Melton Center for Jewish Education. He has published numerous articles in academic journals and is the recipient of a number of honors and fellowships, including the Dean of the Faculty of Humanities Doctoral Scholarship from Bar-Ilan University.
The annual Tikkun Leil Shavuot lectures at Shalom Hartman Institute are one of the year’s most anticipated events. This year’s theme is, "Ethics, Judaism and War," and features lectures in English and Hebrew from Hartman Institute faculty on issues both classic and contemporary.
The list of the lectures to be given at the Institute will be posted upon its final confirmation. All are free and open to the public.
Shavuot evening, Thursday, 28 May, 2009
22.30-23.45 Rabbi Prof. David Hartman: The Role of the Other in Situations of War and Civic Life in the Jewish Tradition
2.30-3.30 Dov Weiss: "Moshe’s Protest against Divine War: The Case of Sihon."
Shavuot Day, Friday, 29 May 2009
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