Semester 1: Reflections on Parshat Hashavua - “Write for yourselves this Song”: Torah as Poetry?

lecturer_image

Dr. Avivah Gottlieb Zornberg

Subject: Parshat HaShavuah Semester 1 Course

Dates and Days: Wednesday
כ"ח בתשרי תשפ"ג -י' בשבט תשפ"ג
10.23.2022 - 02.01.2023

Time: 17:00 - 18:30

Where: Zoom

Price: 500 NIS

Go to Cart

Course Description

In what sense can the Torah be read as shira (poetry)?  With the help of midrashic, hassidic and literary sources we will explore poetic dimensions of the biblical text. Is it by poetic means that religious faith and human depth are evoked 

About the Educator Dr. Avivah Gottlieb Zornberg

teaches Parshat HaShavua at Matan and other Jerusalem venues. She holds a Ph.D. in English Literature from Cambridge University. She is an internationally sought after Bible teacher, and has published five well acclaimed books. She travels widely lecturing in Jewish, academic and psychoanalytic venues.

Click here for more classes on Dr. Avivah Gottlieb Zornberg >>
learn in matan

More at Matan

Course

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

ג' בחשוון תשפ"ה -ל' בסיוון תשפ"ה | 26.06.2025 - 04.11.2024

Monday | 11:00 - 12:10

980

Add To Cart More Info
Course

Daf Yomi Rotating Lecturers

ב' בחשוון תשפ"ה -ל' בסיוון תשפ"ה | 26.06.2025 - 03.11.2024

| 08:30 - 09:30

More Info
Event

Matan Summer Program 2024

| July 7- July 25

Sunday-Thursday | -

3000

Add To Cart More Info
Series

איך צומחים מן השבר הזה דר רועי הורן

| 07/08/2024 - 24/07/2024

ימי רביעי | 24/07/2024 - 21:30

75

Add To Cart More Info