Archive: January 2021

Pirkei Avot: Ancient Rabbinic Wisdom for Today’s World

Posted on January 1, 2021

January 1, 2021 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm – Time: Fridays, 11:00 am – 12:00 pm Location: Online via Zoom Meeting ID: 829 9714 3476 Passcode: 267311 Teacher: Sara Lynn Newberger The imperative to live life from your true self, as the image and likeness of God, flowers in the words of the early Rabbis (250 BCE–250 CE), who captured God’s call to be holy […]

Classes Resume

Posted on January 4, 2021

January 4, 2021 @ All Day –

Torah and Mindfulness through the Lens of Hasidic Masters

Posted on January 5, 2021

January 5, 2021 @ 8:30 am – 9:45 am – Time: Tuesdays, 8:30 – 9:45 am Location: Online via Zoom Meeting ID: 868 9779 0184 Passcode: 073158 Teacher: Sara Lynn Newberger Join us for lively discussion, rich text study, and compelling analysis. As we come to each Torah portion each year, we find new inspiration, new meanings, and new connections with the text. We use materials […]

Midrasha – Science and Judaism

Posted on January 5, 2021

January 5, 2021 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm – Tuesdays: January 5-February 23 5:00 – 6:00 pm Tuition: $175 Instructor: Barry Golob For students Grades 9-12 In this course, we will look at different scientific issues. Science is concerned with things we CAN do, but as Jews, we want to know what we SHOULD do. Looking at these issues and ethical dilemmas through a […]

Midrasha – How to Bring the Messiah

Posted on January 6, 2021

January 6, 2021 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm – Wednesdays: Jan 6 – May 19 5:00 – 6:00 pm 2nd Semester Tuition: $325 Instructor: Rabbi Yosi Gordon For students Grades 8-12 Optimistic liberals speak of a society which is gradually becoming more and more ethical, with our efforts. Conservatives want to bring society back to its earlier greatness. Some of us, like Kohelet, throw […]

Pirkei Avot: Ancient Rabbinic Wisdom for Today’s World

Posted on January 8, 2021

January 8, 2021 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm – Time: Fridays, 11:00 am – 12:00 pm Location: Online via Zoom Meeting ID: 829 9714 3476 Passcode: 267311 Teacher: Sara Lynn Newberger The imperative to live life from your true self, as the image and likeness of God, flowers in the words of the early Rabbis (250 BCE–250 CE), who captured God’s call to be holy […]

Midrasha – Pandemics, Plagues and Pestilence

Posted on January 10, 2021

January 10, 2021 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm – Sundays: January 10 – May 16 7:00 – 8:00 pm $275 Instructor: Dr. Arie Zamora For students Grades 9-12 Over these past few months we have experienced the horrors of the deadly Covid-19 and its massive and paralyzing impact on our lives. Our class will address how past societies, mostly in Western Europe, the Mediterranean, […]

Torah and Mindfulness through the Lens of Hasidic Masters

Posted on January 12, 2021

January 12, 2021 @ 8:30 am – 9:45 am – Time: Tuesdays, 8:30 – 9:45 am Location: Online via Zoom Meeting ID: 868 9779 0184 Passcode: 073158 Teacher: Sara Lynn Newberger Join us for lively discussion, rich text study, and compelling analysis. As we come to each Torah portion each year, we find new inspiration, new meanings, and new connections with the text. We use materials […]

Newman School – First Term Progress Reports Sent Home

Posted on January 15, 2021

January 15, 2021 @ All Day –

Pirkei Avot: Ancient Rabbinic Wisdom for Today’s World

Posted on January 15, 2021

January 15, 2021 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm – Time: Fridays, 11:00 am – 12:00 pm Location: Online via Zoom Meeting ID: 829 9714 3476 Passcode: 267311 Teacher: Sara Lynn Newberger The imperative to live life from your true self, as the image and likeness of God, flowers in the words of the early Rabbis (250 BCE–250 CE), who captured God’s call to be holy […]