In response to numerous inquiries from Christian colleagues and students over the past several years, Hebrew College is launching a new online educational platform called Heart-to-Heart: An Exploration of Jewish Spirituality for Christians (H2H).
Hebrew College of Newton Centre, MA announced today the appointment of Hasidic and Jewish Law scholar Dr. Ariel Evan Mayse as the incoming director of Jewish Studies and visiting assistant professor of modern Jewish thought.
On Purim, the personal becomes political for the celebrated heroines in the Book of Esther. Queen Vashti refuses the king’s summons to be paraded about in front of his drunken court of men and is banished for her subversive act. Queen Esther evolves from a reluctant messenger into a savvy heroine who outmaneuvers the male leadership and ensures the survival of the Jewish People.
On July 13, over 140 Jewish clergy, education directors, funders, lay leaders, and early childhood engagement professionals converged upon Hebrew College’s Newton Centre campus to discuss the importance and long-range benefits of building Jewish identity from a very early age at JEEF’s first symposium, From Building Blocks to Building Communities: Securing a Strong Foundation Together.
In response to numerous inquiries from Christian seekers over the past several years requesting intellectually rigorous and spiritually enriching materials on Jewish thought and practice, Hebrew College announces the launch of a new online educational resource called Heart-to-Heart: An Exploration of Jewish Spirituality for Christians (H2H).