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1000 Years of Jewish History in Halakha

(Monday) Over the past millennium, the Jewish community has faced many challenges, opportunities, and changes, and all of these have been reflected and refracted through the lens of Halakha. In this course, we will address the halakhic challenges that arose directly from important historical events, starting from the 11th Century and continuing up to the Second World War. UPDATE: The 5781 syllabus has reached 1802, with an examination of Napoleon and the Emancipation. Rav Tabory will continue to explore halakhic ramifications of the 19th and 20th century immediately after the chagim. You may register now to ensure your participation in this mailing.