Adult Jewish Education

Jews for Exegesis: Rashbam's Commentary on the Torah Portion

January 25, 2020 - 12:15pm - 1:00pm

Jews for Exegesis: Rashbam's Commentary on the Torah Portion
Facilitator: Richard Friedman
Date: Saturdays, Shabbat during kiddush

Panel Discussion: Community Safety

January 25, 2020 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm

A panel of local elected officials will discuss community safety and how we can be good allies to our neighbors of all faiths.

Talmud Class

January 26, 2020 - 8:00am - 8:45am

Led by Rabbi Lyle Fishman each Sunday, the class uses the Hebrew text of Rabbi Adin Steinsaltz and discusses the material in English, and thereby investigates the thinking of the Rabbis of the Mishnah and Talmud (200 BCE-500 CE). New students are welcome.

For more information, contact Rabbi Fishman: RAVLAF [at] OhrKodesh [dot] org

Note: Rosh Chodesh Program - will use kitchen

January 26, 2020 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Rosh Chodesh programs are generally scheduled one Sunday each month in proximity to the actual date of Rosh Chodesh.  They typically take place in private homes.  All are welcome!

 

Rosh Chodesh January 26, 2020

In the OKC Kitchen + Social Hall

Rosh Chodesh Program

January 26, 2020 - 7:30pm - 9:00pm

Rosh Chodesh programs are generally scheduled one Sunday each month in proximity to the actual date of Rosh Chodesh.  They typically take place in private homes.  All are welcome!

 

Issues in Jewish Political Tradition

January 28, 2020 - 10:00am - 11:00am

Talmud Class - Masechet Shabbat

January 28, 2020 - 8:30pm - 9:30pm

Instructor: Richard Friedman

This class focuses on the text of the Talmud -- what it says and how it says it. Discussions are lively, and range from legal details to the theology of commandments.  All questions are fair; no belief is assumed except that study of Torah is worthwhile.  Texts are in Hebrew/Aramaic and English.  Participants include people who have studied Talmud before and people who have not.

Enhancing Biblical Literacy

January 29, 2020 - 10:00am - 11:30am

We will study key biblical passages as identified by Rabbi Joseph Telushkin in Biblical Litreracy. Please bring a tanach.

Biblical Hebrew: Grammar of the Biblical Narrative

January 29, 2020 - 12:30pm - 1:30pm

Classes facilitated by Rabbi Lyle Fishman.

Several Ohr Kodesh members and their friends expressed interest in learning to translate passages from the Bible.  Click here to listen to audio recordings of past sessions.

Conversational Hebrew with Hagar

January 29, 2020 - 1:45pm - 2:45pm

Improve your Hebrew and discuss daily topics using conversation and games. Contact Hagar for more info at hnetser [at] ohrkodesh [dot] org

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