10 2016

Schaarai Zedek Jewish Messiahs through History

7:00PM - 8:30PM  

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~Jewish Messiahs through History
Teacher: Rabbi Farb
Wednesdays, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
February 10  - From Cyrus to Jesus: What is a Jewish Messiah Anyway?
February 17  - Simon Bar-Kochba and More: Rabbis, Rebellion, and Warrior Kings
February 24  - Shabbatai Zvi, Frank, and Controversial Others: Medieval and Modern Mystical Messiahs
Who is the “real” messiah? Where did the idea of the Savior-Messiah first come from? Throughout Jewish history, ideas about the Messiah have changed, and many individuals have claimed the title over the years. This series will examine some of those individuals and the historical settings in which they lived.
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