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Date(s) - 02/28/2017
11:30 am - 12:30 pm

The Marion & Aaaron Gural JCC


The Marion & Aaron Gural JCC invites you to a new exciting series with Michal Horowitz

Understanding Ancient Texts with Modern Relevance:  Insights and Exploration


Join us for our first class of the series:

Exploring and Analyzing

The Scroll of Esther

Tuesday, February 28, 11:30 am -12:30 pm

Megillat Esther, which relates the miraculous story of Purim, and Divine salvation, is central to the celebration of this holiday.

Where is G-d in the Purim story and why is His name omitted from the book?

Why is Esther, one lonely, Jewish maiden, the one chosen to save her people?

What is the role of Mordechai vis a vis his relationship to the Jewish queen?

Who is the real villain?

Join us as we ask, answer, learn and explore.


To register call Rachayle (516) 569-6733 ext. 222 or e-mail rachayle.deutsch@guraljcc.org.

4 Tuesdays; 11:30am-12:30pm on February 28, March 21, May 16, June 13.

$50 for the series; $15 per class.