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Sunday, August 11 • 10:15am - 11:15am
The Analogy of Midrash

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Location: Room 155
Midrash is one of the most elusive and misunderstood elements of our tradition. The Midrash contains many cryptic statements as well as incredible stories that are difficult to take literally, and indeed many of them are not meant literally. Some works of the Midrash are written for the moral they contain and others veil an account of Jewish history that was subject to censorship. In this session we will analyse a few samples of Midrash to uncover its fascinating messages.

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Yitzhak Mizrahi

Rabbi Mizrahi is the Rabbi of the Wellington Hebrew Congregation. He previously served as Associate Rabbi in Omaha, Nerbraska. He is an experienced teacher and is passionate about teaching Torah and sharing its beauty, which he believes transcends all human distinctions and prejudices.Rabbi... Read More →

Sunday August 11, 2013 10:15am - 11:15am PDT