Losing God, Finding God: Jewish Responses to Suffering

Catastrophe, and Paradigm Shift”) Philosophical questions about God's role and pastoral questions about practical responses to suffering. Texts may include Job, Eicha, sections of Talmud tractate Berachot, medieval midrash, Piacetzner Rebbe, contemporary post-holocaust philosophers, selected prayers. Coursework includes creative group presentations.

Department: 
Track: 
Rabbinic
Rabbinic Pastor
Course Type: 
Elective