Talmudic Sages Confront the World

Talmudic Sages Confront the World

המופע התקיים בתאריך
14.10.15
רביעי
20:00
Talmudic Sages Confront the World
שלחו
לחבר
Talmudic Sages Confront the World
Sages and the Supernatural

1.  Sages and the Supernatural:  On Magic, Demons and Astrology in Rabbinic Thought and Practice 


The practice of magic would appear to circumvent the proper channel of righteous behavior – yet the belief in the potency of some of these practices appears to have found its way into rabbinic circles. 

 

Wednesday I October 14th I 8pm 
 

Prof. Isaiah Gafni, The Sol Rosenbloom Professor Emeritus of Jewish History, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

 

The program will take place in English. Entrance is free,
subject to availability. Tickets may be reserved three days in advance at
the BEIT AVI CHAI box office.

 

* Each session is based on sources that are
to be read and analyzed