The Synagogue: A Place of Worship in Time and Space 5779

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Archeologists date the oldest synagogue to the 3rd century BCE. What does this structure have in common with our 21st-century centers of learning and worship? Have you wondered about the origin of the Ner Tamid or how layouts of the synagogues vary across time and place? Did you know that Sephardi synagogues have a different Aron Kodesh than Ashkenazi? In this course taught by Miya Rotstein, explore these and other questions, look at decorative art and architecture, and examine historical texts and accounts that have influenced the Jewish House of Worship.

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Fee:  Contribute at your discretion to support Lehrhaus Judaica Adult Education Initiatives and scholarships for those who would otherwise not be able to attend. Thank you!

February 19th, 2019 7:45 PM
130 West 30th Street
New York, NY 10001-10001
United States
Phone: 212-929-9498
Class Fee
Contribution for Jewish Learning $
$100 Contributor
$180 Supporter
$360 Sponsor
$1000 Patron
Contribution (Other) $
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