The Influence of Jewish Mysticism on Contemporary Prayer

Instructor(s)
Joel Chazin
Rabbi Emeritus, Montefiore Home
Location
Landmark Centre Building
Date
Fridays, September 13-October 4
Time
10:30-11:30 a.m.

This course draws on Gershom Scholem’s dazzling and groundbreaking work, Major Trends in Jewish Mysticism, to explain the deep influence that mystical thinking had on shaping some of Jewish liturgy’s key prayers. Study with Rabbi Joel Chazin, who served as chaplain and director of religious services at Montefiore.

No previous background necessary. All work will be discussed in English.

Member of Lifelong Learning Cost
$30
Nonmember Cost
$40