• April 19, 2024
  • 11 5784, Nisan
  • פרשת מצרע

The Midrash on Sefer Shemot

The Midrash on Sefer Shemot

Midrash is a vast corpus of explanations, interpretation and expansions of the biblical text – but are they “true”? Join Ilana Goldstein Saks as she explores the methodology and meaning of these fascinating texts in Sefer Shemot.

January 9, 2022 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Midrash on Sefer Shemot: Idols and Indecision (at the Inn)
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January 16, 2022 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Midrash on Sefer Shemot: Serah bat Asher
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January 23, 2022 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Midrash on Sefer Shemot: The Tree of Mara
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To read a related article click here: https://blogs.timesofisrael.com/tree-tips/

January 30, 2022 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Midrash on Sefer Shemot: Under the Mountain
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February 6, 2022 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Midrash on Sefer Shemot: Betzalel
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Ilana Goldstein Saks has a MA in Bible from Bar-Ilan University, has taught in a number of midrashot and schools in Israel, and has worked in Jewish-studies curriculum development. She has also baked and taught workshops on bread and Jewish sources at an artisanal bakery and is currently the coordinator of a special-needs bakery at Sadnat Shiluv. Ilana lives with her family in Efrat.