Monday, March 2, 2015 AdarI 11, 5775
Organization:
Gershman Y
Cost:
cost: $18 in advance, $20 at the door, includes a hot vegetarian lunch

Location

401 South Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19147
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The Gershman Y is a vibrant arts and culture center located in Center City Philadelphia on the Avenue of the Arts. The Gershman Y’s mission is to be an urban community center informed by Jewish values that presents a broad array of arts, culture,

Kosher Gospels: What Judaism Has to Say about Christianity

February 26, 2013 12:00 PM-2:00 PM

LUNCH & LEARN

The Gershman Y has taken two great activities, eating and learning, and combined them for a great new program: Lunch and Learn! Enjoy a delicious catered lunch and then expand your mind as some of the area’s best instructors talk about and lead discussion on fascinating topics.

With Dr. Elliot Ratzman

What does the Jewish tradition have to say about Christianity? What do the Rabbis think about Jesus? New scholarship suggests that Christianity began as an internal theological dispute, not as the creation of an "anti-Jewish" religion. We'll take a look at how Jewish thinkers--from Maimonides to Martin Buber--understand Christianity theologically.

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