“Sing—Now!—to God!”—Miriam and Moses
Monday, May 6 | 7:00PM | Sanctuary
Join Avivah Zornberg for a discussion on the history of Miriam, the prophetess who speaks enviously of her brother Moses. She will offer an intimate glimpse into the tensions between brother and sister, both leaders, both prophets. Midrashic material will illuminate this mysterious relationship.
$25 in advance ($30 at door)
$15 for students
Avivah holds a BA and PhD in English Literature from Cambridge University. After teaching English literature at the Hebrew University in Jerusalem, she turned to teaching Torah. For the past 30 years, she has taught Torah in Jerusalem at Matan, Yakar, Pardes, and the Jerusalem College for Adults. Dr. Zornberg also holds a Visiting Lectureship at the London School of Jewish Studies. She travels widely, lecturing in Jewish, academic, and psychoanalytic settings.