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  1. Karen Laub-Novak: A Catholic Artist in the Age of Vatican II

    Jan. 28, 2015   Jan. 29, 2015  
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    Held in conjunction with the 40th Annual Philosophy/Theology Symposium This solo… View more

  2. Great Architectural Masterpieces of Judaism, Christianity and Islam

    Jan. 28, 2015   Feb. 4, 2015  
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    Join M.J. Albacete, Director Emeritus of the Canton Museum of Art, as he explores the… View more

  3. Veterans Reading Group

    Feb. 2, 2015

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

  4. My Funny Valentine: A Musical & Philosophical Discussion on Love

    Feb. 10, 2015

    John G. Trapani, Jr., Ph.D., Just in time for Valentine's Day, philosophy professor and… View more

  5. Walsh Wellness Wednesdays

    Feb. 18, 2015   Mar. 18, 2015  

    On the third Wednesday of every month University Wellness and Aultman Wellness on… 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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