Sessions 7 – 13

Class 7   Tzedakah and Tikun Olam

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Maimonides 8 Levels

Philanthropy Tzedakah booklet

Gmillut Hessed texts

Class 8 –Seeking the Divine

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Highly recommended reading: Sarah Hurwitz, “Here All Along,” chapter 3.

“Rock of Israel”

Class 9 –  Oral Torah

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         Talmud Brachot 35a

History reading: Labovitz – Rabbinic Period

Class 10 –  High Holy Days

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Watch this video: Click here

Class 11  –  Passover

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Pesach Tableclick here

Recommended Haggadah: Click here

A Night to Remember: The Haggadah of Contemporary Voices (Hebrew -English) (English and Hebrew Edition) (Hebrew)Paperback – February 16, 2007 by Mishael Zion & Noam Zion (Author), Michel Kichka (Illustrator)

Class 12 –  Kashrut

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       Kashrut: Eating as an act of choosing life. Click here

How to make your kitchen Kosher – click here

Highly recommended purchase;

Class 13 – Philosophers

Article on “Jews in the Medieval Period” by Rabbi Dr. Joel Rembaum

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