To offer an in-depth look at a range of Jewish laws and observances in an exciting, stimulating and inspiring way. This course will focus on many of the traditional practices of Judaism and will offer practical guidance in how to live Jewishly in a modern world.
Jewish Holidays: The Jewish Calendar, Tu B’Shvat, Purim, Dalet Parshiyot, Pesach, Sefirat Ha’omer, Lag B’Omer, Yom Ha’atzmaut, Shavuot
Mitzvot: The Jewish Lifecycle, Birth, Brit Milah, Zeved HaBat, Pidyon HaBen, Dating & Jewish Relationships, Weddings, Conversion, Bikur Cholim, Mourning, Kaddish, Middot, Netilat Yadayim
Prayer: Structure & themes of the Service, Spirituality in Tfillah, Synagogue Etiquite, Torah Reading , The World of Berachot, Birkat Kohanim, Tachanun
Shloush, Gideon. (2021, Spring), JUDS 1507-A Topics in Jewish Law, Stern College for Women, Yeshiva University.
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