You know what they say: two Jews, three opinions. Why have Jews have been arguing with each other for over 2,000 years and how has it led to divisions within the Jewish community? From the period of the Second Temple to our own times, we explore the major questions that have divided the Jewish people and come to understand more about the community today
Part of the Museum’s Scholar-in-Residence Program
6 sessions: Thursdays, October 18 and 25 and November 1, 8, 15, and 29
From 11:00 am to 12:30 pm
Museum at Eldridge Street
The mission of the Museum at Eldridge Street is to strengthen, support, protect and promote the 1887 landmark Eldridge Street Synagogue as a dynamic cultural and educational center that tells the story of Jewish immigrant life at the turn of the last century, explores architecture and historic preservation, inspires reflection and cultural continuity, and fosters inter-group exchange.