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Beth Jacob Harold & Mickey (z”l) Smith Scholar Weekend with Prof. Dov Weiss
May 20 @ 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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Professor Dov Weiss will be joining Beth Jacob for a weekend of learning during the 2017 Harold & Mickey Smith Family Scholar Weekend! Opportunities for learning include a Shabbat Dinner, the d’rash during Shabbat morning services, a Post-Kiddush Learning session, and a brunch session Sunday morning.
Dov Weiss is an Assistant Professor of Jewish Studies in the Department of Religion at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, specializing in the history of Jewish biblical interpretation and rabbinic theology. His first book, Pious Irreverence: Confronting God in Rabbinic Judaism, was recently published.