BT in the AM has a brand-new feel this year, with the flexibility to join for any trimester or the entire year, and a significantly reduced registration fee. See bethtfiloh.com/mercaz for complete program details.
Trimester 2: Mondays, January 9, 23, 30, February 6, 13, 27, March 13, 20
Class 1: 9:30-10:20 Cultivating Character, Chana Slavaticki What does it mean to be created “in the image of G-d?” Gain practical tools for personal and spiritual growth as we learn about the seven core middot (character traits), how they parallel the divine sefirot, and how to integrate them into our everyday lives.
Class 2: 10:30-11:30 Finding Meaning in Midrash, Dr. Zipora Schorr Are midrashim fact or fiction? How can we mine them for their inner meaning? Through a careful reading of intriguing midrashim related to the weekly Torah portion, Dr. Schorr will help us understand the methodology of studying midrash and what it can teach us today.
Trimester 3:Mondays, March-May Class 1: Lonely Men and Women of Faith,Rabbi Chai Posner, Class 2: Stops along the Jewish American Historical Highway, Phil Jacobs