Information for Each Session

Class 1 – From Creation to the Edge of the Wilderness

Book chapter to print

Artson reading

Kushner: pp. 3 – 74

Class 2 – The World of the Bible

Book Chapter to print

 Class 3 – Exploring Jewish Diversity

Book chapter to print

Kushner: pp. 75 – 86

Understandings of Revelation

 Class 4 – Great Wheel of the Jewish Year

Book Chapter to print

Holiday chart to print

Leviticus 23 to print

Holiday vocabulary –

Kushner: pp. 87 – 92 & 106 – 142

Use this vocabulary list as a reading guide to chapters in “Jewish Literacy” by J. Telushkin.

 Class 5 – Shabbat: A Palace in Time (1)

We will devote 2 sessions to this important topic. Be sure to bring a Siddur to these sessions.

Book chapter to print

Shabbat readings

Kushner: pp. 87-106

Shabbat Glossary

Trep reading

Klagsbrun

Fromm