The Pardes Institute of Jewish Studies Presents:
The Sidney and Miriam Brettler Memorial Series 5780
Women in the Wilderness: Four Narratives of Spiritual Power with Dr. Avivah Zornberg.

Through midrashic and hasidic readings as well as psychoanalytic approaches, we will encounter the spiritual resistance of our biblical heroines in situations of tension.

22 January 2020
Miriam against Moses: “Sing-Now!-to God!”
29 January 2020
Daughters of Zelophchad: “To be or not to be”
5 February 2020
Esther: “Mere Anarchy is Loosed Upon the World”
12 February 2020
Becoming Ruth: “And I am a Stranger”

For more details and questions please contact Rabbi Alex Israel
[email protected] / 02 673-5210 ext 225
Tickets can be purchased online.


Registration is still open for Pardes’s Spring Community Education lecture series and tours. Classes are filling up fast so register today.

Also do not miss our first tour of Old Katamon for the Spring with Shulie Mishkin. Who Are the People in Your Neighborhood? A Guide to the (Misspelled) Heroes of the German Colony – Learn about David Loyd George, Jan Massryk and many more who have streets named for them in the German Colony.
Sunday, January 19th 9:00-11:30amFor more information contact [email protected]

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