Beth David Synagogue, Beth El Temple, Temple Beth Hillel, Congregation Beth Israel,
Temple Beth Torah, Congregation B'nai, Tikvoh Sholom, The Emanuel Synagogue,
Congregation Kol 
Haverim, Temple Sinai and Young Israel of West Hartford

invite the entire community to a




Beginning the week of April 20th, and running for 9 consecutive weeks, we are pleased to present each week a class by a member of our local academic community. We thank them for their participation in this program and hope that you will take advantage of the opportunity to study with them. All classes will be accessible on Zoom. If you are a member of one of the participating synagogues, you can get login information from your synagogue. Otherwise, e-mail Rabbi Howard Rosenbaum at or leave a phone message at 860-233-8215 x2330.




All classes will begin at 7:30 PM


Tuesday, June 2

Dr. Sara Johnson, Associate Professor of Classics and Ancient Mediterranean Studies, University of Connecticut

"Not Lost in Translation: The Greek Bible from Aristeas to the Rabbis"


Monday, June 8

Dr. Sam Kassow, Charles H. Northam Professor of History, Trinity College

"David Ben Gurion and the Making of the Jewish State"


Thursday, June 18

Dr. Stuart Miller, Professor of Hebrew, History, and Judaic Studies and Academic Director, Center for Judaic Studies and Contemporary Jewish Life, University of Connecticut

"Separating out the Facts: The Origins of Christianity and the History of Judaism"



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