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11:00 am - Beth David Scholar In Residence: Esau–the Torah’s Unrecognized Moral Hero
December 2, 2023 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
SCHOLAR-IN-RESIDENCE: Professor Louis Newman
Friday through Sunday, December 1 – 3
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Louis Newman is one of the country’s leading scholars of Jewish ethics, he is the author of several books. Read full bio
Esau–the Torah’s Unrecognized Moral Hero
During the Torah service, Professor Newman will give the Drash for this week’s parashah, on the reuniting of Jacob and Esau after decades of estrangement. The dramatic encounter of these two brothers offers some surprising lessons on the possibilities of repentance and forgiveness in our lives. Register for Zoom. Trouble registering? View our FAQ page. Watch on YouTube.
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