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David Hartman: Between Hanukkah and Shabbat Candles

Pre-Hanukkah webinar on one of David Hartman’s classic arguments about Maimonides’ integration of halacha and aggadah – the preference for Shabbat over Hanukkah candles.
Noam Zion is a Senior Fellow Emeritus of the Kogod Research Center at the Shalom Hartman Institute since 1978. He studied philosophy and holds degrees from Columbia University and the Hebrew University in Jerusalem. He studied bible and rabbinics at the Jewish Theological Seminary of America and the Hartman Beit Midrash. In the past, he led the Tichon program for North American Jewish educators and he teaches in Hartman Institute rabbinic programs: the Be’eri program

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David Hartman’s Hanukkah: The Confrontation Between Hanukkah and Shabbat Candles

Shalom Hartman Institute
Jerusalem, Israel
November 13, 2013

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