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chicago institute of women's learning
midwest center for jewish learning

Holocaust שואה

A series of lectures presented to docents and staff of the Illinois Holocaust museum dedicated to exploring spiritual and religious life in the Holocaust.

03/30/2020 Pesach in the Holocaust: Spiritual Resistance

An online presentation for docents of the Illinois Holocaust museum about Pesach in the Holocaust.

 

 

03/23/2020 Building Spirituality in Challenging Times: Models from the Holocaust

A survey of three Rabbinic leaders before, during and after the Holocaust who strengthened Torah life during challenging times.

 

03/11/2020 Tzniut/Modesty and the Holocaust

A presentation for the docents of the Illinois Holocaust Museum discussing Tzniut, its definition, its understanding in the Holocaust context and contemporary application.

 

11/25/2020 Selflessness: A Perspective on the Holocaust

A presentation to the docents of the Illinois Holocaust Museum discussing the Jewish value of selflessness.

 

11/12/2019 Two Types of Courage

A presentation to docents at the Illinois Holocaust Museum discussing two types of Jewish courage in the Holocaust.

 

10/07/2019 Yamim Noraim in the Holocaust: Running from You to You

A discussion with the docents of the Illinois Holocaust Museum about approaches of Elie Wiesel and Rav Yehuda Amital to the Holocaust in the context of the High Holidays.

 

Sun, June 7 2020 15 Sivan 5780