Life Long Learning - Why Won't God Go Away with Rabbi Shawn

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Sun, 03/03/2019 - 10:00am

The Evolving Experience and Understanding of the Divine in Jewish Tradition and Contemporary Life, with Rabbi Shawn Zevit.Especially in challenging times, the longing for meaning, purpose, community and connection remains unabated. I

n this 4-session course, we will explore the historic Jewish God ideas from biblical to modern times. With a special focus on 21st century schools of thought - ecological, neo-hasidic, humanistic, feminist and new neuro-theological - we will discover how these understandings may guide us today. Each class will include experiential exercises, study and discussion, and will build one on the other. Texts will be provided, in addition to the required purchase of Finding God: Selected Responses, by Rifat Sonsino and Daniel Syme (Revised Edition, 2002), (available at these booksellers). $72 members ($108 non-members)

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