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“The New Jewish Canon”: A Conversation about Contemporary Judaism

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The late twentieth and early twenty-first centuries have been a period of mass production and proliferation of Jewish ideas, and have witnessed major changes in Jewish life and stimulated major debates. Join this class to talk about the book, "The New Jewish Canon," which came out this year in July. This book offers a conceptual […]

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Jewish Liturgy 101 with Cantor Wittner

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What does our liturgy mean? Why do we say the Amidah every day, three times a day? What is the v’ahavta all about? Jewish liturgy includes reciting, chanting, or singing texts; using ritual objects and wearing ritual garments; performing choreographed physical actions and gestures, and reciting blessings. Although Jewish liturgy includes far more than just […]