This three-part series will take place on Tuesdays at 2:00pm Eastern, 1:00pm Central, 9:00pm in Israel
This course will explore the ways in which the concept of Torah developed among Jews in the ancient world. We will begin by exploring the relationship between written texts and oral traditions in the Tanakh, will move on to consider the controversies surrounding scriptural translation in the Second Temple period, and will close with a unit on how the notion of Oral Torah developed.
May 3: The Written Torah
May 10: The Translated Torah
May 17: The Expanded Torah