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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.

 

Sat, January 16 2021 3 Shevat 5781