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  1. Veterans Reading Group

    Jul. 23, 2014

    The Walsh University Veterans Reading Group will meet in the North Founders Room. The group… View more

  2. Summer Art Faculty Exhibition

    Jul. 23, 2014   Jul. 24, 2014  
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    This exhibition runs June 9 through August 17 and features paintings, watercolors, and… View more

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    Jul. 25, 2014

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    Aug. 2, 2014

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  5. Women's Basketball High School Summer Camp

    Aug. 4, 2014   Aug. 5, 2014  
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    Walsh University Women's Basketball will hold a summer camp for high school… View more

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BYOB: Midrash and the Text

Date(s): Mar. 13, 2014 - Apr. 3, 2014
Event Time: 7 PM - 8:30 PM

How do the Rabbis study text? In peeling away the layers of meaning the interpretative study known as Midrash keeps the text alive in every age. Rabbi Spitzer will encourage this kind of encounter with several major Hebrew Bible themes. Bring your own Bible to each session.

Four lectures, Thursday evenings, beginning March 13.

March 13, 2014 BBCC-A – "What is Midrash"

  • How we study text: What is Midrash?
  • Genesis 22:1-19

March 20, 2014 BBCC-A –"Creation and Destruction"

  • Genesis 1:1 - 2:24 (Two Creation Stories)
  • Genesis 2:25 – 3:24 (Gan Eden)
  • Genesis 6:1- 8:22 (Noah)

March 27, 2014 BBCC-A – "Redemption and Exile"

  • Exodus 1:1 – 12:51 (Enslavement to Redemption)

April 3, 2014 BBCC-C – "Revelation"

  • Genesis 28:10 – 22; 32:23 – 33 (Two dreams)
  • Exodus 20 (The Ten Words)
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