The Road to Kingship

Day: Sundays

Date: Oct 27 - Dec 22

Time: 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Cost: $200.00


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.

Fall 2019.
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

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.

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