Introduction to Kohelet: Confronting Religious Challenges
Hayyim Angel / September 2, 2020
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The Sages nearly censored Kohelet out of Tanakh due to their concerns over its often contradictory messages regarding life and wisdom. How did they ultimately reconcile themselves to its theological influence? Part of The Stanley Rudoff Memorial High Holy Day Lecture Series.
Hayyim Angel is the National Scholar of the Institute for Jewish Ideas and Ideals. He has published over 100 scholarly articles and is author or editor of ten books. He previously served as Rabbi at Congregation Shearith Israel of New York. He has an MA in Bible from the Bernard Revel Graduate School, an MS in Jewish Education from the Azrieli School of Jewish Education at Yeshiva University and received ordination from the Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary. Click here to access podcasts recorded by Hayyim Angel.