An exploration of the Samson story, the last 5 chapters of the Book of Judges, and Megillat Ruth as a prelude to the Book of Samuel.
These sessions will include a survey of attitudes towards monarchy and the centralization of human authority in other biblical texts- both narratives and biblical poetry.
October: 27 * Note: This class session will have an earlier start time of 9:30am.
November: 3, 10, 17, 24
December: 8, 15, and 22
Located at The Spanish & Portuguese Synagogue
2 West 70th Street, New York, 10023