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Sunday, March 19 • 10:00 - 10:45
Jewish.Barren.Woman: a personal perspective from the Torah to modern times

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We will start with canvassing the portrayal of barren women in the Torah, and briefly discuss their treatment in the Talmud. Then, a personal perspective on being barren and Jewish in modern Israel and in North America: how does it really feel, and what is the role of family, friends and the community. There will be plenty of time for discussion and sharing of experiences and approaches. 

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Judy Howard

A lifelong learner and co-founder of Limmud Canada, Judy is an active member of Congregation Darchei Noam in Toronto. Born in Montreal, she lived in Israel for 11 years before moving to Toronto with her husband Jerrold. She enjoys practising law as in-house counsel at a large retailer, almost as much as she enjoys Israeli dancing.


Sunday March 19, 2017 10:00 - 10:45
G3 16th Floor

Attendees (12)