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The Power of Words: Modern Feminist Midrash As A Tool For Reading Our Most Difficult Texts

Sunday, November 6, 2022
10:30 am11:30 am
Congregation Beth Emeth

Without words or voice, we are passive receivers of Jewish tradition. In the session, we turn to a modern feminist midrash which teaches us not only the power of language in advocating for those without a voice but invites us through the use of midrash, and its creative, interpretative language, to reread the parts of the Torah that challenge our modern day morality.