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Profs. Robert Alter & Daniel Matt—Sacred Sounds: Kabbalat Shabbat Exploration in Learning & Song (Zoom only)

April 3 @ 7:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Program Fee:

In partnership with Urban Adamah

An immersive exploration of the tunes, words, and significance of Kabbalat Shabbat (Welcoming the Sabbath on Friday Evening). Each week will focus on a different aspect of Kabbalat Shabbat, beginning with a short teaching led by esteemed guest scholars, preceded by dinner and schmoozing and followed by a singing circle led by Urban Adamah’s Ritual Director, Elaina Marshalek.

This program is in person at Urban Adamah, but you may register below for the following teachings on Zoom:

Prof. Robert Alter will illuminate the poetic beauty and meaning of the Psalms, offering insights into their historical context and literary elegance.
Wednesday, March 27 @ 7pm on Zoom (Psalms teaching only)

Prof. Daniel Matt will lead us in exploring the mystical dimensions of Kabbalat Shabbat, through the teachings of the Zohar
Wednesday, April 3 @ 7pm on Zoom (Zohar teaching only)

These Zoom sessions are approximately 30 minutes.

If you’d like to attend the entire series in person, you may register via Urban Adamah.

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