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Spring/Summer 2017 Catalog Online

Check out the wide selection of offerings next semester. This includes Gershom Scholem on Kabbalah, Zohar and Talmud Circle previews, and German, Jews and the Power of Art.

Revealing Texts: How Faith Communities Interpret Abortion

Wednesday, March 22 * David Brower Center, Berkeley 

Prof. Deena Aranoff

Hear Jewish, Christian, and Islamic scholars’ interpretations of their texts to create a world view on abortion. The Revealing Texts seres looks at sociopolitical debates through the interpretations of different faith communities’ texts. Register

 

Rabbi Jeremy S. Morrison Named Lehrhaus Judaica Executive Director

Lehrhaus Judaica is delighted to announce the appointment of Rabbi Jeremy S. Morrison, Ph.D., as the new Executive Director of Lehrhaus Judaica. After an extensive national search, the Lehrhaus Board of Directors selected Rabbi Morrison for his proven abilities as an institution-builder, program officer, teacher and scholar. This August, Rabbi Morrison will succeed Fred Rosenbaum, who founded the school more than 43 years ago.
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Tour Poland This Summer With Fred Rosenbaum and Rabbi Peretz Wolf-Prusan

Warsaw, Lodz, Krakow—August 30-September 10, 2017

Explore the rich past and discover today’s Jewish revival, bear witness to the Holocaust, dialogue with local rabbis, activists, and community leaders—all in one of the world’s most popular and inviting destinations.

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Lehrhaus Gala – Monday, April 24

Purchase tickets             Sponsorship Opportunities 

Lehrhaus will honor Moses and Susan Libitzky at the InterContinental Hotel in San Francisco.  The gala features a musical performance by Hershey Felder. More info: Julie Bernstein Klein, julie@lehrhaus.org or 510.845.6420 ext. 15