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How Jewish was the Turn-of-the-Century Vienna? @ Univesity of Arizona Hillel Foundation | Tucson | Arizona | United States
Since the path-breaking work of the cultural historian Carl Schorske in 1979, much attention has been given to the culture of Vienna around 1900, and how it was one of the main sources of modernism in all the arts and culture. Though Schorske did discuss the rise of antisemitism and the founding of the modern Zionist movement by the Viennese Continue Reading
Nov 21 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
"Soul Purpose" with Rabbi Israel Becker @ Southwest Torah Institute | Tucson | Arizona | United States
Become a part of a group of motivated men and women who are seeking to understand the principles of Jewish philosophy and how they interact with each other and interface with today's world. "Soul Purpose" will include "G-d's Existence and Character," "Purpose of Creation," "Providence and Free Will," "Human Responsibility," "Good and Evil," "Spirituality in a Physical World," "Angels," "The Continue Reading
Nov 21 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Talmud on Tuesday at CAI @ Congregation Anshei Israel | Tucson | Arizona | United States
The Talmud is an extensive compilation of teachings and opinions of thousands of rabbis over the centuries, covering matters of Jewish law, ethics, philosophy, history, customs, and more. We are currently studying Tractate Megillah. Learn about the law and lore in the Talmud with Rabbi Robert Eisen as we dig deep into living Judaism. Open to all.
Nov 22 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Weekday Torah Study Group at CAI @ Congregation Anshei Israel | Tucson | Arizona | United States
Open to all, this informal and lively study discussion is led by Rabbi Robert Eisen. (Occasional lay leaders may fill in for Rabbi in his absence.)
"Biblical Breakthroughs" with Rabbi Israel Becker @ Southwest Torah Institute | Tucson | Arizona | United States
Join Rabbi Israel Becker every Friday at noon for a lively discussion of the weekly Torah portion. Open to men and women.
"The 40-Day Challenge" with Esther Becker @ Southwest Torah Institute/Women's Division of Jewish Studies | Tucson | Arizona | United States
"The 40-day Challenge" is a weekly 45-minute class designed to help women increase their levels of emotional awareness in relation to G-d. Jewish wisdom teaches that repeating an activity for 40 days forms a habit. Class participants engage at a practical level, as we invite G-d into our lives in simple ways, and form new intellectual and emotional pathways. Start days Continue Reading
Nov 28 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
"Soul Purpose" with Rabbi Israel Becker @ Southwest Torah Institute | Tucson | Arizona | United States
Become a part of a group of motivated men and women who are seeking to understand the principles of Jewish philosophy and how they interact with each other and interface with today's world. "Soul Purpose" will include "G-d's Existence and Character," "Purpose of Creation," "Providence and Free Will," "Human Responsibility," "Good and Evil," "Spirituality in a Physical World," "Angels," "The Continue Reading
Nov 28 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Talmud on Tuesday at CAI @ Congregation Anshei Israel | Tucson | Arizona | United States
The Talmud is an extensive compilation of teachings and opinions of thousands of rabbis over the centuries, covering matters of Jewish law, ethics, philosophy, history, customs, and more. We are currently studying Tractate Megillah. Learn about the law and lore in the Talmud with Rabbi Robert Eisen as we dig deep into living Judaism. Open to all.
"Live Life Better" with Esther Becker (Tuesday Nights) @ Southwest Torah Institute | Tucson | Arizona | United States
Join our study group of like-minded women interested in self discovery and learning what the Torah, Talmud and Jewish Sages have taught us about unlocking our human potential. This class will present a system of practical self-help techniques, challenge you to greater personal growth, help you fulfill your potential and lead a more rewarding life. Tuition includes class materials and Continue Reading
Nov 29 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Weekday Torah Study Group at CAI @ Congregation Anshei Israel | Tucson | Arizona | United States
Open to all, this informal and lively study discussion is led by Rabbi Robert Eisen. (Occasional lay leaders may fill in for Rabbi in his absence.)
Nov 30 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
"Live Life Better" with Esther Becker @ Southwest Torah Institute/Women's Division of Jewish Studies | Tucson | Arizona | United States
Join our study group of like-minded women interested in self discovery and learning what the Torah, Talmud and Jewish Sages have taught us about unlocking our human potential. This class will present a system of practical self-help techniques, challenge you to greater personal growth, help you fulfill your potential and lead a more rewarding life. Tuition includes class materials and Continue Reading
Nov 30 @ 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm
AEA Basic Judaism @ Temple Emanu-El | Tucson | Arizona | United States
This year-long class with Rabbi Batsheva Appel presents a thematic introduction to Jewish ideas, texts, theology, history, and culture taught in an interactive and participatory discussion style. Learn all the basics, exploring the most important texts of Jewish tradition: Torah, Prophets, Writings, Mishna, Gemara, Midrash, Codes, Philosophy, and Liturgy.  This Emanu-El AEA course is a prerequisite for the Adult B’nai Mitzvah Continue Reading
"Biblical Breakthroughs" with Rabbi Israel Becker @ Southwest Torah Institute | Tucson | Arizona | United States
Join Rabbi Israel Becker every Friday at noon for a lively discussion of the weekly Torah portion. Open to men and women.
"The 40-Day Challenge" with Esther Becker @ Southwest Torah Institute/Women's Division of Jewish Studies | Tucson | Arizona | United States
"The 40-day Challenge" is a weekly 45-minute class designed to help women increase their levels of emotional awareness in relation to G-d. Jewish wisdom teaches that repeating an activity for 40 days forms a habit. Class participants engage at a practical level, as we invite G-d into our lives in simple ways, and form new intellectual and emotional pathways. Start days Continue Reading
The Political Psychology of Israeli Prime Ministers @ Tucson Jewish Community Center  | Tucson | Arizona | United States
"Do leaders matter? How does the personality and worldview of leaders shape the course of war and peace? Yael Aronoff will examine the psychology and decision-making processes of key Israeli Prime Ministers of the last 30 years, to show how and why their views and decisions about the Israeli-Palestinian conflict shifted and developed over time, leading some to persist in Continue Reading
The Political Psychology of Israeli Prime Ministers @ The Tucson Jewish Community Center | Tucson | Arizona | United States
Do leaders matter? How does the personality and worldview of leaders shape the course of war and peace? Prof. Aronoff will examine the psychology and decision-making processes of key Israeli Prime Ministers over the last 30 years to show how and why their views and decisions about the Israeli-Palestinian conflict shifted and developed over time. Some of these leaders persisted Continue Reading
"Soul Purpose" with Rabbi Israel Becker @ Southwest Torah Institute | Tucson | Arizona | United States
Become a part of a group of motivated men and women who are seeking to understand the principles of Jewish philosophy and how they interact with each other and interface with today's world. "Soul Purpose" will include "G-d's Existence and Character," "Purpose of Creation," "Providence and Free Will," "Human Responsibility," "Good and Evil," "Spirituality in a Physical World," "Angels," "The Continue Reading
Dec 5 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Talmud on Tuesday at CAI @ Congregation Anshei Israel | Tucson | Arizona | United States
(Not held Dec. 19) The Talmud is an extensive compilation of teachings and opinions of thousands of rabbis over the centuries, covering matters of Jewish law, ethics, philosophy, history, customs, and more. We are currently studying Tractate Megillah. Learn about the law and lore in the Talmud with Rabbi Robert Eisen as we dig deep into living Judaism. Open to all.
"Live Life Better" with Esther Becker (Tuesday Nights) @ Southwest Torah Institute | Tucson | Arizona | United States
Join our study group of like-minded women interested in self discovery and learning what the Torah, Talmud and Jewish Sages have taught us about unlocking our human potential. This class will present a system of practical self-help techniques, challenge you to greater personal growth, help you fulfill your potential and lead a more rewarding life. Tuition includes class materials and Continue Reading
Narrating Our Values: Welcome the Stranger @ Jewish History Museum | Tucson | Arizona | United States
The Torah tells us to "welcome the stranger" no less than 35 times - more than ​any other single commandment. Why might this be? Who and where is the stranger? And what does it mean to welcome them? Our panel will discuss the textual sources of this obligation and its meaning today, especially in a region marked by man-made borders Continue Reading
Dec 6 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Weekday Torah Study Group at CAI @ Congregation Anshei Israel | Tucson | Arizona | United States
Open to all, this informal and lively study discussion is led by Rabbi Robert Eisen. (Occasional lay leaders may fill in for Rabbi in his absence.)
Dec 7 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
"Live Life Better" with Esther Becker @ Southwest Torah Institute/Women's Division of Jewish Studies | Tucson | Arizona | United States
Join our study group of like-minded women interested in self discovery and learning what the Torah, Talmud and Jewish Sages have taught us about unlocking our human potential. This class will present a system of practical self-help techniques, challenge you to greater personal growth, help you fulfill your potential and lead a more rewarding life. Tuition includes class materials and Continue Reading
Dec 7 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Interactive Genealogy Workshop @ Jewish History Museum | Tucson | Arizona | United States
Join author and genealogy expert Joel Alpert for an interactive exploration of your genealogical history. Bring research you've already begun, or get started for the first time with Joel's guidance.
Dec 7 @ 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm
AEA Basic Judaism @ Temple Emanu-El | Tucson | Arizona | United States
This year-long class with Rabbi Batsheva Appel presents a thematic introduction to Jewish ideas, texts, theology, history, and culture taught in an interactive and participatory discussion style. Learn all the basics, exploring the most important texts of Jewish tradition: Torah, Prophets, Writings, Mishna, Gemara, Midrash, Codes, Philosophy, and Liturgy.  This Emanu-El AEA course is a prerequisite for the Adult B’nai Mitzvah Continue Reading
"Biblical Breakthroughs" with Rabbi Israel Becker @ Southwest Torah Institute | Tucson | Arizona | United States
Join Rabbi Israel Becker every Friday at noon for a lively discussion of the weekly Torah portion. Open to men and women.
"The 40-Day Challenge" with Esther Becker @ Southwest Torah Institute/Women's Division of Jewish Studies | Tucson | Arizona | United States
"The 40-day Challenge" is a weekly 45-minute class designed to help women increase their levels of emotional awareness in relation to G-d. Jewish wisdom teaches that repeating an activity for 40 days forms a habit. Class participants engage at a practical level, as we invite G-d into our lives in simple ways, and form new intellectual and emotional pathways. Start days Continue Reading
Dec 12 all-day
Chanukah: 1 Candle
The Jewish festival of rededication, also known as the Festival of Lights http://hebcal.com/h/chanukah
Dec 12 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
"Soul Purpose" with Rabbi Israel Becker @ Southwest Torah Institute | Tucson | Arizona | United States
Become a part of a group of motivated men and women who are seeking to understand the principles of Jewish philosophy and how they interact with each other and interface with today's world. "Soul Purpose" will include "G-d's Existence and Character," "Purpose of Creation," "Providence and Free Will," "Human Responsibility," "Good and Evil," "Spirituality in a Physical World," "Angels," "The Continue Reading
Dec 13 all-day
Chanukah: 2 Candles
The Jewish festival of rededication, also known as the Festival of Lights http://hebcal.com/h/chanukah