Judaism and the Spiritual Quest


  • Hebrew College Newton, MA

A STUDY PROGRAM FOR CHRISTIAN LEADERS

  • In-depth introduction to key Jewish concepts and practices (including Hebrew terms)

  • Exploration of classical and contemporary methods of Jewish study

  • Engagement with outstanding Jewish and Christian teachers and leaders

  • Re ection on similarities and di erences between Jewish and Christian religious life

  • Ideas for further Jewish learning and teaching and Jewish-Christian engagement

 

PROGRAM ELEMENTS

Residential Seminar: A three-day intensive learning experience, including a combination of the following learning modalities:

  • Seminar-style discussions (led by HC faculty)

  • Guest speakers/teachers (featuring area intellectuals, artists, and activists)

  • Outings in Greater Boston (cultural, religious, and civic)

  • Group and personal re ection (with HC faculty, Convergence sta , peer groups)

  • Shabbaton (Friday night to Saturday night): A festive Shabbat gathering including synagogue visits, sacred meals, singing and storytelling, and informal learning. 

October 11
OPEN Faith 2017