CLASS SERIES: FROM SINAI TO MANHATTAN: FINDING YOUR LINK IN THE CHAIN OF JEWISH TRADITION
Wednesdays @8pm | MJE West | $5
Oct 18 – Nov 15
10.18 | Part 1: Who wrote the Torah? Biblical/Rabbinic sources for Jewish belief in Torah’s Divinity and modern “evidence”.
10.25 | Part 2: The Oral Torah: Interrelation between Written & Oral Torah; history of transmission; role of Sanhedrin.
11.1| Part 3: The Human contribution in the transmission of the oral Torah/halachic process in modern times using example of Siamese twins.
11.8 | Part 4: Torah Sources on Smoking and Cosmetic Surgery to demonstrate halachic process in action in modern times.
11.15 | Part 5: Using Oral Torah sources learn how to reconcile modern scientific theories on Evolution with classic Biblical tradition