The Murmuring Deep: Moses' Speech Inhibition as Pivotal Issue in the Exodus Narrative

Lecture by Avivah Zornberg

Date & Time:

Thursday, April 18, 2013
7:30 PM - 8:21 PM
Thursday, April 18, 2013 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM


Adath Jeshurun Congregation
10500 Hillside Lane West, Minnetonka

Avivah Zornberg

Avivah Zornberg

Drawing on midrashic and Hasidic sources, as well as on philosophical and psychoanalytical thinking, renowned biblical scholar Avivah Zornberg of Jerusalem, one of the world's most captivating teachers of Torah, explored the nature of Moses' speech inhibition and explained why she considers this to be a pivotal issue in the Exodus narrative. 

Sponsored by the Literary Arts Institute of the College of Saint Benedict in collaboration with the Jay Phillips Center and Adath Jeshurun Congregation

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