16 Nisan 5774
16 April 2014
LSJS
London School of Jewish Studies

Courses and events

  • Term Courses

    bookshelf

    Starting date: Monday 12 May 2014 9:30 am

    Women’s Bet Midrash- Term 3

    Study traditional texts in-depth and develop your existing learning skills The programme combines chevruta leaning with challenging shiurim and tackles…

    Rabbi Menachem Leibtag, | 1 term

  • Term Courses

    literature

    Starting date: Monday 12 May 2014 8:00 pm

    English Comedy and American Chutzpah

    Modern Jewish Literature: Taking our place & finding our voice The dybbuks of Isaac Bashevis Singer dance alongside Philip Roth’s…

    Maureen Kendler, | 1 term

  • Term Courses

    literature

    Starting date: Monday 12 May 2014 10:00 am

    English Comedy and American Chutzpah

    Modern Jewish Literature: Taking our place & finding our voice The dybbuks of Isaac Bashevis Singer dance alongside Philip Roth’s…

    Maureen Kendler, | 1 term

  • Term Courses

    talmud blue

    Starting date: Tuesday 13 May 2014 8:00 pm

    Living the Talmud- Term 3

    How we draw Jewish life from its pages Talmud is the huge treasure house of Jewish life. In this course,…

    Rabbi Michael Pollak, | 1 term

  • Short Courses

    israel

    Starting date: Wednesday 14 May 2014 1:00 pm

    Route 66: Israel’s Challenges Today

    An insightful view of Israel’s regional challenges from a Middle East expert A week after Yom HaAtzmaut, celebrating the State…

    Hagai M. Segal, | 3 Weeks

  • Short Courses

    israel

    Starting date: Thursday 15 May 2014 8:00 pm

    Route 66: Israel’s Challenges Today

    An insightful view of Israel’s regional challenges from a Middle East expert A week after Yom HaAtzmaut, celebrating the State…

    Hagai M. Segal, | 3 Weeks

  • Term Courses

    swiss army knife

    Starting date: Monday 19 May 2014 8:00 pm

    How to Learn Gemarah- Term 3

    Tools you need to dive into the text The Talmud is our great foundational work of Jewish law, heritage and…

    Rabbi David Mason, | 1 term

  • Term Courses

    stories

    Starting date: Monday 19 May 2014 1:00 pm

    God Loves Stories- Term 3

    captivating portraits of Tanach personalities Our tradition contains profound stories that have the power to make us reflect on and …

    Maureen Kendler, Leya Landau, Clive Lawton, Debbie Meyer, Rabbi Dr Raphael Zarum, | 1 term

  • Term Courses

    ruth

    Starting date: Monday 19 May 2014 8:00 pm

    The Book of Ruth

    Why a whole Megilla? Why does this “love story” deserve a place in Tanach and why do we read it…

    Debbie Meyer, | 1 term

  • Term Courses

    christianity

    Starting date: Monday 19 May 2014 8:00 pm

    A Jewish Guide to Christianity

    Understanding this major religion from a Jewish perspective In this course we will examine the origins and development of Christianity,…

    Lindsey Taylor-Guthartz, | 1 term

  • Term Courses

    history

    Starting date: Tuesday 20 May 2014 8:00 pm

    Jewish History in Fifty Objects

    Our past comes alive in this dramatic new course Sample fourteen highlights of a fascinating new project covering all of…

    Dr Jonathan Wolfson, | 1 term

  • Term Courses

    ruth

    Starting date: Tuesday 20 May 2014 1:00 pm

    The Book of Ruth

    Why a whole Megillah? Why does this “love story” deserve a place in Tanach and why do we read it…

    Debbie Meyer, | 1 term

  • Term Courses

    christianity

    Starting date: Tuesday 20 May 2014 10:00 am

    A Jewish Guide to Christianity

    Understanding this major religion from a Jewish perspective In this course we will examine the origins and development of Christianity,…

    Lindsey Taylor-Guthartz, | 1 term

  • Term Courses

    freud books

    Starting date: Wednesday 21 May 2014 8:00 pm

    Faith after Freud – Hitler, Moses and the Challenges of Civilisation

    Freud’s reassessment of religion The shadow of WW1 and the rise of Hitler push Freud to re-think his ideas about…

    Elie Jesner, | 1 term

  • Term Courses

    freud books

    Starting date: Wednesday 21 May 2014 10:00 am

    Faith after Freud – Hitler, Moses and the Challenges of Civilisation

    Freud’s reassessment of religion The shadow of WW1 and the rise of Hitler push Freud to re-think his ideas about…

    Elie Jesner, | 1 term

  • Term Courses

    zohar shabbat

    Starting date: Wednesday 21 May 2014 8:00 pm

    The Zohar and the Poetry of Everyday Life

    the Zohar’s approach to the Jewish Calendar The Zohar argues that Shabbat and the Festivals are forms of living poetry,…

    Ariel Kahn, | 1 term

  • Term Courses

    swiss army knife

    Starting date: Wednesday 21 May 2014 1:00 pm

    How to Learn Gemarah- Term 3

    Tools you need to dive into the text The Talmud is our great foundational work of Jewish law, heritage and…

    Rabbi David Mason, | 1 term

  • Term Courses

    bamidbar

    Starting date: Wednesday 21 May 2014 8:00 pm

    The Book of Bamidbar

    In Pursuit of Perfection Spies, Korach, Zimri – this book is full of rebellion. Or maybe it’s the story of…

    Rabbi Dr Harvey Belovski, | 1 term

  • Term Courses

    stories

    Starting date: Wednesday 21 May 2014 8:00 pm

    God Loves Stories- Term 3

    captivating portraits of Tanach personalities Our tradition contains profound stories that have the power to make us reflect on and …

    Maureen Kendler, Leya Landau, Clive Lawton, Debbie Meyer, Rabbi Dr Raphael Zarum, | 1 term

  • Term Courses

    maimonides

    Starting date: Wednesday 21 May 2014 10:00 am

    What Did Maimonides Want us to Believe?

    What should a Jew believe? End of days, literalness, the Messiah, resurrection, ultimate justice and all that… How does reward…

    Rabbi Dr Raphael Zarum, | 1 term

  • Term Courses

    maimonides

    Starting date: Wednesday 21 May 2014 8:00 pm

    What did Maimonides Want us to Believe?

    What should a Jew believe? End of days, literalness, the Messiah, resurrection, ultimate justice and all that… How does reward…

    Rabbi Dr Raphael Zarum, | 1 term

  • Term Courses

    history

    Starting date: Monday 9 June 2014 10:00 am

    Turning Points of the 2nd Temple Period

    Dramatic Lessons from History In this course you will discover seven captivating stories that shaped the era of the Second …

    Henry Goldblum, | 1 term

  • Tours

    portrait gallery

    Thursday 12 June 2014 10:30 am

    National Portrait Gallery Tour

    The Price of Admission What have Jews had to do to see their portraits on show here? What does this …

    Maureen Kendler, | 1 Morning

  • Tours

    library

    Sunday 15 June 2014 11:00 am

    British Library Tour

    From Revelation to the Book Examine some stunning books and learn how different cultures and religions have transmitted their sacred…

    Lindsey Taylor-Guthartz, | 1 Morning

  • Special Events

    flag

    Thursday 19 June 2014 8:00 pm

    Special Lecture

    Is it right for Diaspora Jews to criticise Israel? As Zionists, may we publicly criticize Israel? Do such protests constitute…

    Rabbi Gideon Sylvester, | 1 Evening

  • Tours

    dippy-landscape

    Sunday 22 June 2014 10:00 am

    Natural History Museum Tour

    Dinosaurs, Ancient Man and Biblical Creation The museum houses over 70 million specimens, from microscopic slides to mammoth skeletons. Should…

    Rabbi Dr Raphael Zarum, | 1 Morning

  • Tours

    whitehall

    Thursday 3 July 2014 10:30 am

    Jewish Tale of One City Tour

    London’s Jews Through the Ages Includes a river boat trip from Westminster to St Katherine Docks. Discover the pleading rabbi…

    Maureen Kendler, | 1 Morning

  • Tours

    whitehall

    Sunday 6 July 2014 10:30 am

    Jewish Tale of One City Tour

    London’s Jews Through the Ages Includes a river boat trip from Westminster to St Katherine Docks. Discover the pleading rabbi…

    Maureen Kendler, | 1 Morning

  • Tours

    dippy-landscape

    Thursday 17 July 2014 10:00 am

    Natural History Museum Tour

    Dinosaurs, Ancient Man and Biblical Creation The museum houses over 70 million specimens, from microscopic slides to mammoth skeletons. Should…

    Rabbi Dr Raphael Zarum, | 1 Morning

  • Tours

    portrait gallery

    Sunday 20 July 2014 10:30 am

    National Portrait Gallery Tour

    The Price of Admission What have Jews had to do to see their portraits on show here? What does this …

    Maureen Kendler, | 1 Morning

  • Tours

    british museum

    Sunday 6 April 2014 10:00 am

    Pre-Pesach British Museum Tour for Adults

    Transform your Seder Experience… Founded in 1753, the British Museum is one of the greatest museums in the world. It…

    Rabbi Dr Raphael Zarum, | 1 Morning

  • Tours

    egypt1

    Sunday 6 April 2014 2:00 pm

    Pre-Pesach British Museum Tour for Families

    Transform your Seder Experience… Founded in 1753, the British Museum is one of the greatest museums in the world. It…

    Nic Abery, | 1 Afternoon

  • Tours

    british museum

    Thursday 3 April 2014 10:00 am

    Pre-Pesach British Museum Tour for Adults

    Transform your Seder Experience… Founded in 1753, the British Museum is one of the greatest museums in the world. It…

    Rabbi Dr Raphael Zarum, | 1 Morning

  • Tours

    british museum

    Sunday 30 March 2014 10:00 am

    Pre-Pesach British Museum Tour for Adults

    Transform your Seder Experience… Founded in 1753, the British Museum is one of the greatest museums in the world. It…

    Rabbi Dr Raphael Zarum, | 1 Morning

  • Short Courses

    pesach

    Starting date: Tuesday 25 March 2014 8:00 pm

    Have a SuperSeder

    Great new material to enhance your Haggadah The Seder is for young and old alike. This mini course will mine…

    Rabbi Dr Raphael Zarum, | 3 Weeks

  • Short Courses

    pesach

    Starting date: Tuesday 25 March 2014 1:00 pm

    Have a SuperSeder

    Great new material to enhance your Haggadah The Seder is for young and old alike. This mini course will mine…

    Rabbi Dr Raphael Zarum, | 3 Weeks

  • Tours

    National-Gallery-London1

    Thursday 20 March 2014 10:30 am

    National Gallery Bible Tour

    A word is worth a thousand pictures The National Gallery in Trafalgar Square houses one of the greatest collections of…

    Maureen Kendler, | 1 Morning

  • Short Courses

    vayikra

    Starting date: Wednesday 5 March 2014 8:00 pm

    Sefer Vayikra: How can God live among us?

    Making sense of the blood and guts of Leviticus For many of us, the weekly sedra gets much less interesting…

    Rabbi Dr Raphael Zarum, | 3 Weeks

  • Short Courses

    queen

    Starting date: Monday 24 February 2014 8:00 pm

    God Save Our Gracious Queen

    Monarchy, Judaism and our Community This course examines the relationship between monarchy and Judaism, from a  scriptual, historical and contemporary…

    zcooper, | 3 Weeks

  • Short Courses

    books

    Starting date: Monday 24 February 2014 9:30 am

    Women’s Bet Midrash- Term 2

    Study traditional texts in-depth to develop your skills A Curious Philosophy of Meat and Milk A deep study of Avraham’s…

    Rabbi Dr Harvey Belovski, Rabbi Dr Raphael Zarum, | 4 weeks

  • Tours

    National-Gallery-London1

    Sunday 16 February 2014 10:30 am

    National Gallery Bible Tour

    A word is worth a thousand pictures The National Gallery in Trafalgar Square houses one of the greatest collections of…

    Lindsey Taylor-Guthartz, | 1 Morning

  • Short Courses

    purim

    Starting date: Thursday 13 February 2014 10:00 am

    Hiding and Revealing: Understanding the messages of Purim

    An original study  of the festival This course will  analyse the great chag of Purim. It is so much more…

    Tanya White, | 3 Weeks

  • Term Courses

    Toolbox, Hardhat, construction, safety, equipment, worker, tools

    Starting date: Wednesday 29 January 2014 1:00 pm

    How to Learn Pesach in the Gemara

    Tools you need for Talmudic texts The Talmud is our great foundational work of Jewish law, heritage and culture. Yet…

    Rabbi David Mason, | 1 term

  • Term Courses

    zohar

    Starting date: Wednesday 29 January 2014 8:00 pm

    The Zohar’s Guide to Life

    The spirituality of everyday living The Zohar, the key text in the Jewish Mystical tradition, redefines how we are to…

    Ariel Kahn, | 1 term

  • Short Courses

    shemot

    Starting date: Wednesday 29 January 2014 8:00 pm

    Sefer Shemot

    A Story of Complaints, Coercions and Miracles In this four-week course we will address some of the most challenging questions…

    Barry Kleinberg, | 1 term

  • Term Courses

    wine and fruit

    Starting date: Wednesday 29 January 2014 8:00 pm

    Pleasure & Aesthetics the Jewish Way

    Are beauty and pleasure Jewish ideals or evils? It’s often said that Judaism is interested in action rather than form,…

    Rabbi Dr Harvey Belovski, | 1 term

  • Term Courses

    Ezikiel

    Starting date: Tuesday 28 January 2014 1:00 pm

    The Book of Ezekiel

    Who was this mysterious prophet? Ezekiel was much more than the prophet of psychedelic visions. It’s quite possible that he…

    Lindsey Taylor-Guthartz, | 1 term

  • Short Courses

    tefila

    Starting date: Tuesday 28 January 2014 8:00 pm

    How Chumash Explains our Siddur

    The Biblical sources that teach us why and how  we pray The popular name for  the Jewish Prayer book –…

    Rabbi Menachem Leibtag, | 3 Weeks

  • Term Courses

    Ezikiel

    Starting date: Monday 27 January 2014 8:00 pm

    The Book of Ezekiel

    Who was this mysterious prophet? Ezekiel was much more than the prophet of psychedelic visions. It’s quite possible that he…

    Lindsey Taylor-Guthartz, | 1 term

  • Term Courses

    Toolbox, Hardhat, construction, safety, equipment, worker, tools

    Starting date: Monday 27 January 2014 8:00 pm

    How to Learn Pesach in the Gemara

    Tools you need for Talmudic texts The Talmud is our great foundational work of Jewish law, heritage and culture. Yet…

    Rabbi David Mason, | 1 term

  • Term Courses

    survival

    Starting date: Monday 27 January 2014 8:00 pm

    Writing for Survival

    Jewish writing pre & post Holocaust We will study some pivotal Jewish novels from the 1930s, 40s and 50s written…

    Maureen Kendler, | 1 term

  • Term Courses

    survival

    Starting date: Monday 27 January 2014 10:00 am

    Writing for Survival

    Jewish writing pre & post Holocaust We will study some pivotal Jewish novels from the 1930s, 40s and 50s written…

    Maureen Kendler, | 1 term

  • Term Courses

    books (1)

    Starting date: Monday 27 January 2014 1:00 pm

    God Loves Stories- Term 2

    Seven new narratives to explore Our tradition contains profound stories that have the power to make us reflect on and…

    Maureen Kendler, Clive Lawton, Debbie Meyer, Rabbi Menachem Leibtag, Ariel Kahn, Rabbi Dr Raphael Zarum, | 1 term

  • Special Events

    man and pencil

    Tuesday 21 January 2014 9:00 am

    National Jewish Education Conference for Primary School Teachers 2014

    Raising the Bar Jewish schools are more popular than ever before. Every year, more parents choose our Jewish schools for…

    Chief Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis, | 1 Day

  • Term Courses

    living the talmud

    Starting date: Tuesday 14 January 2014 8:00 pm

    Living the Talmud

    How we draw Jewish life from its pages Talmud is the huge treasure house of Jewish life. In this course,…

    Rabbi Michael Pollak, | 1 term

  • Year Courses

    kolot

    Starting date: Wednesday 13 November 2013 7:30 pm

    Kolot Brondesbury Park: Mothers & Daughters Learning Together

    Now in its 13th year, this unique learning programme for Year 7 girls and their mums goes from strength to…

    Jo Bruce, Miriam Levenson, Debbie Meyer, Mimi Meyer, Na'amah Roselaar, Karine Morris, | Year:

  • Year Courses

    kolot

    Starting date: Wednesday 13 November 2013 7:30 pm

    Kolot Finchley: Mothers & Daughters Learning Together

    Now in its 13th year, this unique learning programme for Year 7 girls and their mums goes from strength to…

    Jo Bruce, Miriam Levenson, Debbie Meyer, Mimi Meyer, Siobhan Dansky, | Year:

  • Year Courses

    kolot

    Starting date: Tuesday 12 November 2013 7:30 pm

    Kolot Mill Hill: Mothers & Daughters Learning Together

    Now in its 13th year, this unique learning programme for Year 7 girls and their mums goes from strength to…

    Jo Bruce, Miriam Levenson, Debbie Meyer, Mimi Meyer, Siobhan Dansky, | Year:

  • Year Courses

    kolot

    Starting date: Thursday 7 November 2013 7:30 pm

    Kolot Stanmore: Mothers & Daughters Learning Together

    Now in its 13th year, this unique learning programme for Year 7 girls and their mums goes from strength to…

    Jo Bruce, Miriam Levenson, Debbie Meyer, Mimi Meyer, Siobhan Dansky, | Year:

  • Year Courses

    kolot

    Starting date: Wednesday 6 November 2013 7:30 pm

    Kolot Edgware: Mothers & Daughters Learning Together

    Now in its 13th year, this unique learning programme for Year 7 girls and their mums goes from strength to…

    Jo Bruce, Miriam Levenson, Debbie Meyer, Mimi Meyer, Karine Morris, Na'amah Roselaar, Various, | Year:

  • Term Courses

    pomegranete

    Starting date: Wednesday 6 November 2013 8:00 pm

    Introduction to the Zohar: Entering the Pardes

    The spirituality of everyday life Please note new start date, not as previously publicised. The Jewish mystical tradition provides unique…

    Ariel Kahn, | 1 term

  • Year Courses

    kolot

    Starting date: Tuesday 5 November 2013 7:30 pm

    Kolot Hendon: Mothers & Daughters Learning Together

    Now in its 13th year, this unique learning programme for Year 7 girls and their mums goes from strength to…

    Jo Bruce, Miriam Levenson, Debbie Meyer, Mimi Meyer, Siobhan Dansky, | Year:

  • Year Courses

    psycho-an

    Starting date: Wednesday 30 October 2013 8:00 pm

    Psychoanalysis and Judaism

    The ultimate antagonism? From the moment Sigmund Freud unleashed Psychoanalysis upon the world in 1895, its effect was provocative and…

    Elie Jesner, | Year:

  • Year Courses

    psycho-an

    Starting date: Wednesday 30 October 2013 10:00 am

    Psychoanalysis and Judaism

    The ultimate antagonism? From the moment Sigmund Freud unleashed Psychoanalysis upon the world in 1895, its effect was provocative and…

    Elie Jesner, | Year:

  • Year Courses

    4-books-torah

    Starting date: Wednesday 30 October 2013 8:00 pm

    Four Books of Torah

    New approaches to what we think we know Every week the sedra is read in shul, but do we ever…

    Rabbi Yaacov Finn, Barry Kleinberg, Rabbi Dr Raphael Zarum, Rabbi Dr Harvey Belovski, | year

  • Year Courses

    radical-jT

    Starting date: Wednesday 30 October 2013 8:00 pm

    Radical Jewish Thought

    Outspoken thinkers with life-changing ideas Jewish thought keeps asking the same basic question: But why? Over the centuries, great Jewish…

    Rabbi Jeremy Bruce, Rabbi Dr Harvey Belovski, Rabbi Dr Raphael Zarum, | year

  • Year Courses

    how-to-learn-G

    Starting date: Wednesday 30 October 2013 1:00 pm

    How to Learn Gemara

    Tools you need to dive into the text The Talmud is our great foundational work of Jewish law, heritage and…

    Rabbi David Mason, | year

  • Term Courses

    Eliezer_Berkovits

    Starting date: Wednesday 30 October 2013 8:00 pm

    The Amazing impact of Rabbi Dr Eliezer Berkovits

    Outspoken thinkers with life-changing ideas Jewish thought keeps asking the same basic question: But why? Over the centuries, great Jewish…

    Rabbi Jeremy Bruce, | 1 Term

  • Term Courses

    dreams

    Starting date: Wednesday 30 October 2013 8:00 pm

    Genesis: The Book of Dreams

    New approaches to what we think we know Every week the sedra is read in shul, but do we ever…

    Rabbi Yaacov Finn, | 1 Term

  • Term Courses

    Freud

    Starting date: Wednesday 30 October 2013 8:00 pm

    Freud, Morality, God and Mind

    The ultimate antagonism? From the moment Sigmund Freud unleashed Psychoanalysis upon the world in 1895, its effect was provocative and…

    Elie Jesner, | 1 term

  • Term Courses

    Stack of Matzoth

    Starting date: Wednesday 30 October 2013 1:00 pm

    How to Learn Gemara- Term 1

    Tools you need to dive into the text The Talmud is our great foundational work of Jewish law, heritage and…

    Rabbi David Mason, | 1 term

  • Term Courses

    Freud

    Starting date: Wednesday 30 October 2013 10:00 am

    Freud, Morality, God and Mind

    The ultimate antagonism? From the moment Sigmund Freud unleashed Psychoanalysis upon the world in 1895, its effect was provocative and…

    Elie Jesner, | 1 term

  • Year Courses

    in-depth-tanach

    Starting date: Tuesday 29 October 2013 1:00 pm

    In-Depth Tanach

    Deep readings of three great biblical books Building on the popular LSJS Tanach Course, this course will enable you to…

    Rabbi Dr Raphael Zarum, Lindsey Taylor-Guthartz, Debbie Meyer, | year

  • Year Courses

    jewish-hist

    Starting date: Tuesday 29 October 2013 8:00 pm

    Jewish History Course

    Texts, tensions, clashes and catastrophes This year we will study game-changing moments in Jewish history, where the times called for…

    Professor David Latchman, Barry Kleinberg, Dr Jonathan Wolfson, | year

  • Term Courses

    Antique_books

    Starting date: Tuesday 29 October 2013 8:00 pm

    Anglo-Jewish Paradoxes in History

    Texts, tensions, clashes and catastrophes This year we will study game-changing moments in Jewish history, where the times called for…

    Professor David Latchman, | 1 Term

  • Term Courses

    1chronicles_

    Starting date: Tuesday 29 October 2013 1:00 pm

    Biblical Revisionism: What’s the Book of Chronicles all about?

    Deep readings of great biblical books Building on the popular LSJS Tanach Course, this course will enable you to study…

    Rabbi Dr Raphael Zarum, | 1 Term

  • Year Courses

    g-d-loves-stories

    Starting date: Monday 28 October 2013 1:00 pm

    Because God Loves Stories

    Learn about a range of captivating portraits of Tanach personalities Come and learn all new stories this year The stories…

    Ariel Kahn, Debbie Meyer, Joe Wolfson, Julie Apfel, Rabbi Yaacov Finn, Maureen Kendler, Clive Lawton, Jacqueline Nicholls, Lindsey Taylor-Guthartz, Adam Taub, Rabbi Dr Raphael Zarum, | year

  • Year Courses

    modern-J-lit

    Starting date: Monday 28 October 2013 8:00 pm

    Modern Jewish Literature

    Finding and sounding our voices Study old and well-loved texts and some new and surprising authors. This course looks at…

    Maureen Kendler, | year

  • Year Courses

    modern-J-lit

    Starting date: Monday 28 October 2013 10:00 am

    Modern Jewish Literature

    Finding and sounding our voices Study old and well-loved texts and some new and surprising authors. This course looks at…

    Maureen Kendler, | year

  • Year Courses

    how-to-learn-G

    Starting date: Monday 28 October 2013 8:00 pm

    How to Learn Gemara

    Tools you need to dive into the text The Talmud is our great foundational work of Jewish law, heritage and…

    Rabbi David Mason, | year

  • Term Courses

    1chronicles_

    Starting date: Monday 28 October 2013 8:00 pm

    Biblical Revisionism: What’s the Book of Chronicles all about?

    Deep readings of great biblical books Building on the popular LSJS Tanach Course, this course will enable you to study…

    Rabbi Dr Raphael Zarum, | 1 Term

  • Year Courses

    in-depth-tanach

    Starting date: Monday 28 October 2013 8:00 pm

    In-Depth Tanach

    Deep readings of three great biblical books Building on the popular LSJS Tanach Course, this course will enable you to…

    Lindsey Taylor-Guthartz, Rabbi Dr Raphael Zarum, Debbie Meyer, | Year:

  • Term Courses

    book

    Starting date: Monday 28 October 2013 1:00 pm

    Because God Loves Stories- Term 1

    Learn about a range of captivating portraits of Tanach personalities COME AND LEARN ALL NEW STORIES THIS YEAR The stories…

    Maureen Kendler, Clive Lawton, Rabbi Garry Wayland, Debbie Meyer, Jacqueline Nicholls, Rabbi Dr Raphael Zarum, Lindsey Taylor-Guthartz, | 1 Term

  • Term Courses

    Stack of Matzoth

    Starting date: Monday 28 October 2013 8:00 pm

    How to Learn Gemara- Term 1

    Tools you need to dive into the text The Talmud is our great foundational work of Jewish law, heritage and…

    Rabbi David Mason, | 1 Term

  • Term Courses

    sholom aleichem

    Starting date: Monday 28 October 2013 10:00 am

    From Fiddler to Alrightnik: over there and over here

    Finding and sounding our voices Study old and well-loved texts and some new and surprising authors. This course looks at…

    Maureen Kendler, | 1 term

  • Term Courses

    sholom aleichem

    Starting date: Monday 28 October 2013 8:00 pm

    From Fiddler to Alrightnik: over there and over here

    Finding and sounding our voices Study old and well-loved texts and some new and surprising authors. This course looks at…

    Maureen Kendler, | 1 term

  • Single Session

    fissures

    Tuesday 22 October 2013 8:30 pm

    The Midrasha- Special Lecture

    Fissures in Contemporary Religious-Zionism…

    Rabbi Yoel Finkelman, | 1 evening

  • Year Courses

    midrash-course

    Starting date: Monday 21 October 2013 8:00 pm

    Midrash Course

    Understand its origins and explore its inner working Midrash is often seen as a collection of children’s stories – fanciful…

    Adam Taub, Tim Cowen, | year

  • Year Courses

    mont-kollel

    Starting date: Monday 21 October 2013 8:00 pm

    The Montefiore Kollel

    Study halacha in-depth from theory to practice Two options: A. Mondays & Tuesdays 8-10pm B. Sundays 8.30-10.30am & Tuesdays 8-10pm…

    Rabbi Eliezer Zobin, | year

  • Term Courses

    bookshelf

    Starting date: Monday 21 October 2013 9:30 am

    Women’s Bet Midrash- Parashat Hashavua

    Study traditional texts in-depth and develop your existing learning skills The programme combines chevruta leaning with challenging shiurim and tackles…

    Rabbi Menachem Leibtag, | 1 Term

  • Term Courses

    akeida

    Starting date: Monday 21 October 2013 8:00 pm

    An Introduction to Midrash

    Understand its origins and explore its inner working Midrash is often seen as a collection of children’s stories – fanciful…

    Tim Cowen, Adam Taub, | 1 Term

  • Year Courses

    mont-kollel

    Starting date: Sunday 20 October 2013 8:30 am

    The Montefiore Kollel

    Study halacha in-depth from theory to practice Two options: A. Mondays & Tuesdays 8-10pm B. Sundays 8.30-10.30am & Tuesdays 8-10pm…

    Rabbi Eliezer Zobin, | year

  • Special Events

    LSJS Logo

    Thursday 17 October 2013 1:15 pm

    Academic Research Seminar – RESCHEDULED

    “Understanding David Hartman’s Legacy: Autonomy, Responsibility, and Creativity”   Dr Simon Cooper LSJS Teaching Fellow   The LSJS Academic Research Seminar…

    Dr Simon Cooper, | Special event

  • Year Courses

    ulpan

    Starting date: Wednesday 16 October 2013 1:00 pm

    Hebrew Studies: Total Beginners’ Ulpan

    Study modern Hebrew at the level that’s right for you Our ever-popular Hebrew studies courses are high quality, good value,…

    Daphna Witztum, | year

  • Year Courses

    ulpan

    Starting date: Wednesday 16 October 2013 10:00 am

    Hebrew Studies: Gimmel Ulpan

    Study modern Hebrew at the level that’s right for you Our ever-popular Hebrew studies courses are high quality, good value,…

    Daphna Witztum, | year

  • Year Courses

    ulpan

    Starting date: Wednesday 16 October 2013 8:00 pm

    Hebrew Studies: Bet Ulpan

    Study modern Hebrew at the level that’s right for you Our ever-popular Hebrew studies courses are high quality, good value,…

    Aliza Rubner, | year

  • Year Courses

    ulpan

    Starting date: Wednesday 16 October 2013 10:00 am

    Hebrew Studies: Bet Ulpan

    Study modern Hebrew at the level that’s right for you Our ever-popular Hebrew studies courses are high quality, good value,…

    Aliza Rubner, | year

  • Term Courses

    kova tembel

    Starting date: Wednesday 16 October 2013 1:00 pm

    Hebrew studies:Total Beginners’ Ulpan- 1 Term

    Study modern Hebrew at the level that’s right for you Our ever-popular Hebrew studies courses are high quality, good value,…

    Daphna Witztum, | 1 Term

  • Year Courses

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    Starting date: Tuesday 15 October 2013 8:00 pm

    Tanach Course

    Learn the key stories, themes and ideas of the entire Bible Experience the greatest story ever told It is the…

    Julie Apfel, Angela Gluck, Ariel Kahn, Maureen Kendler, Rabbi Michael Laitner, Jacqueline Nicholls, Evelyn Stern, Adam Taub, Lindsey Taylor-Guthartz, Suzanne Weiniger, Rabbi Dr Raphael Zarum, Rabbi Jeremy Bruce, | year

  • Year Courses

    ulpan

    Starting date: Tuesday 15 October 2013 10:00 am

    Hebrew Studies: Beginners’ Ulpan

    Study modern Hebrew at the level that’s right for you Our ever-popular Hebrew studies courses are high quality, good value,…

    Daphna Witztum, | year

  • Year Courses

    ulpan

    Starting date: Tuesday 15 October 2013 1:00 pm

    Hebrew Studies: Dalet / Hey Ulpan

    Study modern Hebrew at the level that’s right for you Our ever-popular Hebrew studies courses are high quality, good value,…

    Daphna Witztum, | year

  • Year Courses

    ulpan

    Starting date: Tuesday 15 October 2013 8:00 pm

    Hebrew Studies: Aleph Ulpan

    Study modern Hebrew at the level that’s right for you Our ever-popular Hebrew studies courses are high quality, good value,…

    Rina Gurvitz, | year

  • Year Courses

    tanach-course

    Starting date: Tuesday 15 October 2013 10:00 am

    Tanach Course

    Learn the key stories, themes and ideas of the entire Bible Experience the greatest story ever told It is the…

    Julie Apfel, Angela Gluck, Ariel Kahn, Maureen Kendler, Rabbi Michael Laitner, Jacqueline Nicholls, Evelyn Stern, Adam Taub, Lindsey Taylor-Guthartz, Suzanne Weiniger, Rabbi Dr Raphael Zarum, Rabbi Jeremy Bruce, | year

  • Year Courses

    ulpan

    Starting date: Monday 14 October 2013 8:00 pm

    Hebrew Studies: Beginners’ Ulpan

    Study modern Hebrew at the level that’s right for you Our ever-popular Hebrew studies courses are high quality, good value,…

    Emma Gould, | year

  • Year Courses

    ulpan

    Starting date: Monday 14 October 2013 10:00 am

    Hebrew Studies: Aleph Ulpan

    Study modern Hebrew at the level that’s right for you Our ever-popular Hebrew studies courses are high quality, good value,…

    Daphna Witztum, | year

  • Single Session

    Ellul

    Wednesday 11 September 2013 8:00 pm

    Ellul Programme: Keynote Lecture

    Realising the Immense Power of Yom Kippur Throughout the day of Yom Kippur, from Kol Nidre to Neilah, we sing…

    Chief Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis, | 1 evening

  • Tours

    natural

    Thursday 25 July 2013 10:00 am

    Natural History Museum Tour 2

    Dinosaurs, ancient man and biblical creation The museum houses over 70 million specimens, from microscopic slides to mammoth skeletons. Should…

    Rabbi Dr Raphael Zarum, | One-off

  • Special Events

    unknown

    Thursday 25 July 2013 1:00 pm

    Address Unknown

    Address Unknown is the controversial text written by Katherine Kressman Taylor in 1938 as an anti-fascist call to arms. The…

    Dr Simon Cooper, | one off

  • Term Courses

    glasses

    Starting date: Monday 29 April 2013 9:30 am

    Women’s Advanced Bet Midrash

    Study traditional texts in-depth and improve your learning skills. 1. Heschel and Two Approaches to Revelation – 20th May Rabbi…

    Rabbi Dr Harvey Belovski, Leah Rosenthal, Joe Wolfson, | 8 weeks (no classes on 6 and 27 May)

  • Year Courses

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    Starting date: Tuesday 23 April 2013 8:00 pm

    Living the Talmud

    Talmud is the huge treasure house of Jewish life. In this course, Rabbi Pollack uses the Talmud as a spring…

    Rabbi Michael Pollak, | 23 April to 30 July (no class 14 May)