Wed, 22 Feb|
JLI - BookSmart - Lesson 5 - Musar and Jewish Philosophy
In this lesson, we review the history and the primary authors and works in these two fields. We then study a number of texts covering three related topics in both these fields: the doctrine of creation ex nihilo (“something from nothing”), bitachon (trust in G-d), and the emotion of anger.
Time & location
22 Feb 2023, 19:30 – 21:00
Chabad Islington, Elliott's Pl, London N1, UK
About the event
A panoramic overview of 3000 years of Jewish learning, this course introduces you to the works that earned us the title “The People of The Book.” You will experience the different genres that shape Jewish life, including Tanach, Midrash, Talmud, Halachah, Philosophy, Kabbalah, Musar, Chasidism, and meet the influential personalities who drove thirty centuries of Jewish scholarship. Whether you’re meeting these texts for the first time or as a seasoned scholar, this course will inform and enrich all your Jewish learning.
Sign up for either one lesson here or for the enitre course via this link: https://www.jewishislington.co.uk/adult-education