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Jewish Thought and Modern Philosophy

Dates: Oct. 18 | Oct. 25 | Nov. 1 | Nov. 8 | Nov. 15
Time: Sun., 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM EDT
Cost: $100

From ancient to modern times, some of the greatest Jewish thinkers have regularly utilized “Greek” or philosophical frameworks to explore religious ideas. Why? How have traditional Jewish thinkers drawn upon the language and spirit of Athens? In this seminar course, we will consider how modern Jewish philosophers and theologians engage and investigate great human questions. Along the way, we will introduce and explore some of the greatest Jewish minds of the 20th century, including Rabbi Joseph Soloveitchik, Rabbi Eliezer Berkovits, Michael Wyschogrod, and Emmanuel Levinas.