Adult Classes

Rabbi Saul's Tuesday evening class, 7:30 p.m.

Initial Topic: Excerpts from the book Dynamic Judaism: The Essential Writings of Morechai M. Kaplan. These readings serve as a springboard into a discussion of Reconstructionism as based on Rabbi Kaplan's thought.

Current Topic: Star Shlep Using Jewish science fiction short stories as the starship, we will explore the farthest reaches of the galaxy of issues of Jewish identity, survival, and development.

Texts:

Wandering Stars (WS) and More Wandering Stars (MWS – both edited by Jack Dann);

People of the Book: A Decade of Jewish Science Fiction & Fantasy (PB – edited by Swirsky and Wallace);

Great Tales of Jewish Fantasy and the Occult (GTJFO – ed. and trans. by Joachim Neugroschel); and several other sources.

Syllabus


Adult Hebrew Wednesday evening class, 6 pm.


Both classes open to anyone who wishes to participate. For more information about the study group contact:

Rabbi Saul Oresky

Rabbi@MishkanTorah.org.