Among the various militant parties that participated in the great uprising against Rome (66-73 CE), one group in particular referred to itself as "Zealots". But zealotry was not always considered a positive trait, and this lecture will attempt to follow the path of ancient Jewish zealotry, citing both the proponents as well as the critics of the phenomenon
The Three weeks between the 17th of Tammuz and Tisha B'Av are traditionally devoted to studying and remembering the destruction of the Temples and are periods of mourning in Jewish history.
This series will focus on issues relating to the historical period surrounding the destruction of the Second Temple
Ancient Versions and Responses to 'Post-Zionism'