Shabbat Lech L'cha - October 28 - 8 ChesHvan

Torah Study this Shabbat
Saturday, October 28, 9:15 AM
Temple Beth Zion, 805 Delaware Ave.

Discussion for this week will look at the background to the call to Abraham. What makes Abraham the kind of person that God would reach out to? What is different about Abraham and Sarah from others in the story so far? 

Discussion text comes from Aviva Gottlieb Zornberg's The Beginning of Desire - Reflections on Genesis, and supporting texts from the Etz Hayim Torah Commentary.

Gottlieb Zornberg - Lech L'cha

Etz Hayim - Lech L'cha Texts

Shabbat No-ach - October 21 - 1 Cheshvan 5778

Torah Study this Shabbat
Saturday, October 21, 9:15 AM
Temple Beth Zion, 805 Delaware Ave.

Discussion for this week will look at the situation that led to the Flood - what went wrong, and why Noah was the right person for the job of saving humanity from itself. Discussion text comes from Aviva Gottlieb Zornberg's The Beginning of Desire - Reflections on Genesis, and supporting texts from the Etz Hayim Torah Commentary.

Gottlieb Zornberg - No-ach

Etz Hayim - No-ach Texts