Context Summer Study
Jewish Mysticism Through the Ages
Dr. Eitan Fishbane
Delving in to the spiritual heart of Judaism, this course will introduce students to some of the major themes, ideas, and texts of Jewish mysticism from its origins in Antiquity through the present day. We will study sources from the Zohar, the mystics of 16th century Tzfat, and Hasidism -- devoting special attention to mystical ideas of God, prayer, and spiritual experience.
All readings will be made available in an electronic coursepack.
Day/Time: Thursdays, 8:00–9:30p.m.
Dates: May 1, 8, 15, 22, 2014
Location: Hollis Hills Jewish Center
210-10 Union Turnpike
New York, NY 11427
Registration Deadline: April 23rd, 2014
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Context Adult Learning Programs of JTS