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The Idea of Kingship

taught by Rabbi David Silber

This event next occurs Sunday, February 23, 10:00AM. Click here to view all 9 occurences.
Sunday, February 2, 10:00AM
Sunday, February 9, 10:00AM
Sunday, February 23, 10:00AM
Sunday, March 1, 10:00AM
Sunday, March 8, 10:00AM
Sunday, March 15, 10:00AM
Sunday, March 22, 10:00AM
Sunday, March 29, 10:00AM
Sunday, April 5, 10:00AM
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Tuition is $250, but FREE for Shearith Israel members

A study of biblical attitudes towards kingship and political power through a study of Megillat Ruth and selections from the Books of Judges and Samuel.

Rabbi David Silber is the Founder and Dean of Drisha Institute for Jewish Education. He received ordination from the Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary. He received the Covenant Award in 2000. He is the author of A Passover Haggadah: Go Forth and Learn, published by JPS in 2011, and the newly released For Such a Time as This: Biblical Reflections in the Book of Esther, published by Koren Publishing in 2017 (Hebrew).   

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Twenty First Street Cemetery

In August of 1829, Shearith Israel’s third cemetery was consecrated.  It was located on Twenty First Street just west of Sixth Avenue