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Courses Matan 2024-25

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The 2024-2025 classes will begin be”h on Sunday November 3 .

Courses are subject to minimum enrollment | Minor changes are possible

All courses are taught in hybrid fashion (unless otherwise specified), in person and on Zoom. Classes will be recorded and available for viewing. Courses are open to both women and men.

For more information call us at *9862 or info@matan.org.il

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Personalities in the Talmud: Amoraim in Israel and Babylonia (zoom only) Rabbanit Nechama Goldman Barash

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Sunday
ב' בחשוון תשפ"ה -ל' בסיוון תשפ"ה
11/03/2024 - 06/26/2025

17:00 - 18:00

Female Biblical Agents of Change: Delving into Creative Commentary (a study group, only in person) Yael Leibowitz

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Monday
ג' בחשוון תשפ"ה -ל' בסיוון תשפ"ה
11/04/2024 - 06/26/2025

09:00 - 10:20

Exploring Leadership and Nationhood: An Interactive Study of Joshua and The Judges (a study group, only in person) Dr. Yael Ziegler

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Monday
ג' בחשוון תשפ"ה -כ"ב בשבט תשפ"ה
11/04/2024 - 02/20/2025

10:45 - 12:00

Parshat Bereshit: Opening the Closed Book (a study group, only in person) Simi Peters

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Monday
ב' באדר תשפ"ה -ל' בסיוון תשפ"ה
03/02/2025 - 06/26/2025

10:45 - 12:00

Books and Beyond: Exploring the World of Jewish Philosophy in Text and Dialogue (a study group, zoom only) Dr. Tanya White

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Tuesday
ד' בחשוון תשפ"ה -ל' בסיוון תשפ"ה
11/05/2024 - 06/26/2025

15:30 - 16:45

Jacob: Trials and Triumphs Dr. Yael Ziegler

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Wednesday
ה' בחשוון תשפ"ה -ל' בסיוון תשפ"ה
11/06/2024 - 06/26/2025

09:00 - 10:10

Houses, Divided: Family Dramas in Tanakh Rachel Sharansky Danziger

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Wednesday
ה' בחשוון תשפ"ה -ל' בסיוון תשפ"ה
11/06/2024 - 06/26/2025

10:20 - 11:35

From Shaul To David: Two Monarchs Different Middot Rabbanit Shani Taragin

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Wednesday
ה' בחשוון תשפ"ה -ל' בסיוון תשפ"ה
11/06/2024 - 06/26/2025

11:45 - 13:00

The religious imagination in reading Torah? (zoom only) Dr. Avivah Gottlieb Zornberg

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Wednesday
ה' בחשוון תשפ"ה -כ"ב בשבט תשפ"ה
11/06/2024 - 02/20/2025

17:00 - 18:30

The religious imagination in reading Torah? Dr. Avivah Gottlieb Zornberg

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Thursday
ו' בחשוון תשפ"ה -כ"ב בשבט תשפ"ה
11/07/2024 - 02/20/2025

11:45 - 13:15

Character Development through the weekly Parsha Gina Junger

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Monday
ג' בחשוון תשפ"ה -ל' בסיוון תשפ"ה
11/04/2024 - 06/26/2025

09:00 - 10:00

Halakha in real time: responding to current issues Yudit Samad

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Monday
ג' בחשוון תשפ"ה -ל' בסיוון תשפ"ה
11/04/2024 - 06/26/2025

10:15 - 11:15

Tzedaka: More than just Charity - Talmudic Discourses Rebecca Linzer

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Monday
ג' בחשוון תשפ"ה -ל' בסיוון תשפ"ה
11/04/2024 - 06/26/2025

11:30 - 12:30

Triumphing Tragedy: Jewish Resilience from Biblical Narrative to Contemporary Israeli Music Dr. Tanya White

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Tuesday
ד' בחשוון תשפ"ה -ל' בסיוון תשפ"ה
11/05/2024 - 06/26/2025

09:15 - 10:30

Who is a Jew and What is Judaism? From the Tanakh to Modern Thinkers Dr. Jonnie Schnytzer

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Tuesday
ד' בחשוון תשפ"ה -ל' בסיוון תשפ"ה
11/05/2024 - 06/26/2025

10:45 - 11:45

Unusual Biblical Characters Dr. Chana Tannenbaum

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Tuesday
ד' בחשוון תשפ"ה -ל' בסיוון תשפ"ה
11/05/2024 - 06/26/2025

12:00 - 13:00

The Parsha through the Prism of Midrash Gina Junger

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Tuesday
ד' בחשוון תשפ"ה -ל' בסיוון תשפ"ה
11/05/2024 - 06/26/2025

20:30 - 21:30

Biblical politics and their Modern Resonances: Sefer Shmuel Aleph Tammy Levy

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Tuesday
י"א בחשוון תשפ"ה -ל' בסיוון תשפ"ה
11/12/2024 - 06/26/2025

20:30 - 21:30

Biblical Figuers: The Midrashic View Yafit Clymer

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Wednesday
ה' בחשוון תשפ"ה -ל' בסיוון תשפ"ה
11/06/2024 - 06/26/2025

09:15 - 10:15

The Making of Midrash: Female Agents of Biblical Thought Yael Leibowitz

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Wednesday
ה' בחשוון תשפ"ה -ל' בסיוון תשפ"ה
11/06/2024 - 06/26/2025

10:30 - 11:30

Exodus and Esther: The Enduring Story of Antisemitism,Jewish Identity and Resilience Rabbanit Karen Miller Jackson

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Wednesday
ה' בחשוון תשפ"ה -ל' בסיוון תשפ"ה
11/06/2024 - 06/26/2025

10:30 - 12:45

Coming Face to Face with Text: A Meeting with Modern Jewish Philosophers (live at Matan only) Dr. Tanya White

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Thursday
ה' בחשוון תשפ"ה -ל' בסיוון תשפ"ה
11/06/2024 - 06/26/2025

09:00 - 10:30

Daf Yomi Rotating Lecturers

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ב' בחשוון תשפ"ה -ל' בסיוון תשפ"ה
11/03/2024 - 06/26/2025

08:30 - 09:30

Rav Kook's Ein Ayeh Rabbi Johnny Solomon

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Sunday
ב' בחשוון תשפ"ה -ל' בסיוון תשפ"ה
11/03/2024 - 06/26/2025

09:00 - 10:10

Open Beit Medrash learning Tzurba Program

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Sunday
ב' בחשוון תשפ"ה -ל' בסיוון תשפ"ה
11/03/2024 - 06/26/2025

10:15 - 11:15

Sefer Shmuel: From Anarchy to Monarchy Rabbanit Shani Taragin

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Sunday
ב' בחשוון תשפ"ה -ל' בסיוון תשפ"ה
11/03/2024 - 06/26/2025

11:15 - 12:30

Sefer Devarim - A Book of Moshe's Speeches or The Book of God's Original Laws? Rabbi Menachem Leibtag

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Monday
ג' בחשוון תשפ"ה -ל' בסיוון תשפ"ה
11/04/2024 - 06/26/2025

11:00 - 12:10

7 Neviot: Lessons for our Times Adina Suslovich

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Wednesday
ה' בחשוון תשפ"ה -ל' בסיוון תשפ"ה
11/06/2024 - 06/26/2025

09:40 - 10:50

Sefer Melachim Dr. Nava Finkelman

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Wednesday
ה' בחשוון תשפ"ה -ל' בסיוון תשפ"ה
11/06/2024 - 06/26/2025

11:00 - 12:10

Parsha and Parshanut - Themes, Theology and Methodology in the Weekly Parsha Rabbanit Dr. Adina Sternberg

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Tuesday
ד' בחשוון תשפ"ה -ל' בסיוון תשפ"ה
11/05/2024 - 06/26/2025

08:30 - 09:40

Contemporary Halakha: A look from inside Rabbanit Dr Hannah Hashkes

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Tuesday
ד' בחשוון תשפ"ה -ל' בסיוון תשפ"ה
11/05/2024 - 06/26/2025

08:30 - 09:40

Course Discounts

Register for multiple courses and receive a discount:
1 course | 980 NIS for the first course
2 courses | 880 NIS for the second course
3 courses | 680 NIS for the third course
4 or more | 580 NIS for each additional course

The cost for a single semester is 580 NIS.
If you completed national service or the army in 2024, there will be a 25% discount on all courses.

Cancellation Fee 75 NIS