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Sunday, March 19 • 10:00 - 10:45
Ignored Texts: The Rabbi and the Prostitute and other Texts

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Jewish education is often incomplete, even at the highest levels of study. We will look at some controversial and juicy texts from the Talmud and other sources, that show a side of Judaism that you won't hear about often [The 'peeping Tom' student in the Talmud, Moses meets Rabbi Akiva, and, of course, the Rosh Yeshiva and the Prostitute] . Texts will be presented in English; no prior text study background necessary.

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Arnie Samlan

Executive Director, Orloff Central Agency for Jewish Education
Rabbi Arnie Samlan, Executive Director of Orloff Central Agency for Jewish Education of Broward County, FL (Orloff CAJE), is a Jewish educational leader whose work has impacted Jewish learners, community leaders and professionals across North America. He has served as executive director of the Bureau of Jewish Education of Rhode Island, Center for the Advancement of Jewish Education in Miami and as national director of education of Jewish... Read More →


Sunday March 19, 2017 10:00 - 10:45
E1 16th Floor

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