AJL @ Lunch: Torah Study Through a Mussar Lens
February 23 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
One event on February 9, 2022 at 12:00 pm
One event on February 23, 2022 at 12:00 pm
One event on March 2, 2022 at 12:00 pm
One event on April 6, 2022 at 12:00 pm
One event on April 20, 2022 at 12:00 pm
Torah Study Through a Mussar Lens
Rabbi Amy Cohen
This module meets on January 26, February 9 & 23, March 2, and April 6 & 20.
Join Rabbi Amy Cohen, the Chief Social Services Officer at Shalom Austin for Torah study through a Mussar lens. This bi-weekly class will begin and end with a reflective experience, a song or meditation. We will study the Torah portion of the week using the book The Mussar Torah Commentary edited by Rabbi Barry Block, and we will reflect on how lessons from Torah interwoven with middot (measure or values) influences our lives. Come ready to share, interact, learn and be changed by our sacred text.
CLICK HERE to purchase the book we will be using in this course.
Shalom Austin Adult Jewish Learning (AJL) is a series of high-quality Jewish learning opportunities that provides a cohort experience for individuals of all backgrounds and beliefs. Additionally, AJL provides more ﬂexibility to students as each person is able to choose the best learning opportunity for them based on topic, instructor, and time. Each module has a new topic and a new teacher. Most modules are 4 week sessions.