Despair and Consolation in the Prophecies of Jeremiah
Rabbi David Silber / March 24, 2020
Class Series, Spring 2020. A study of the character of Jeremiah, the harbinger of exile and devastation, who remains faithful to the people and his mission. We will look at selected prophecies including those of consolation to gain a deeper understanding of the message of the book.
Rabbi David Silber
David Silber is the founder and dean of Drisha Institute for Jewish Education in New York and Israel. Rabbi Silber received ordination from the Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary. He is a recipient of the Covenant Award, for excellence in innovative Jewish education, and is the author of A Passover Haggadah: Go Forth and Learn (Jewish Publication Society 2011) and For Such a Time as This: Biblical Reflections in the Book of Esther (Koren Publishers 2017). He is also a nationally acclaimed lecturer on the Bible. Rabbi Silber is married to Dr. Devora Steinmetz. They have eight children and live in New York City. Click here to access other recorded classes by David Silber.