Lunchtime Adult Ed Course: Wrestling With Faith

October 24, 2018 Boston $100.00
Go
(Photo: olm26250/iStock)
(Photo: olm26250/iStock)

Whether you have questions on Judaism that interfere with you having a meaningful relationship with your tradition and/or faith, or if you would like to explore meaningful discussion and a new perspective on some of Judaism’s most important questions, this course is the perfect fit. Join us downtown for six Wednesdays beginning Oct. 24.

Drawing upon 3,000 years of Jewish knowledge, as well as a storehouse of literary, psychological and theological insights, the course examines the fears and doubts that challenge us.

The course tackles important questions:

  • How do we reconcile compelling evidence for evolution and the age of universe with a Bible that tells a different story?
  • Why do we need God and religion if we can live perfectly well without Him?
  • Does God really care about the nuances of Jewish practice?
  • Is the concept of “Jewish chosen-ness” racist? Does Judaism impose gender roles and interfere with our relationship choices?
  • How can we relate to a loving and caring God while experiencing tragedy and suffering?
  • Is it even possible to develop a relationship with a God we cannot see?

​But perhaps more important, it helps us find our own rhythm within which to walk that path.

In “Wrestling with Faith,” we acknowledge the often unspoken doubts and questions that all people share as we share their invitation for us to dig deeper for the answers.

+ More... - Less...

Related

Fact Sheet
When
Wednesday, October 24, 2018, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Where
DLA Offices
100 Franklin St
Boston, MA 02110
Price
$100.00 Per adult (includes textbook)
Go

CJP provides the above links concerning third-party events for your convenience only. CJP has no control over the content of the linked-to websites or events they describe, and accepts no responsibility for the websites, including any advertising or products or services on or available from such sites, or for any loss or damage that may arise from your attending, or registering to attend, the described events. If you decide to access any of the third-party websites linked to below, you do so entirely at your own risk and subject to the terms and conditions of use for such websites and event attendance. CJP is not responsible or liable to you or any third party for the content or accuracy of any materials provided by any third parties. All statements and/or opinions expressed in the linked-to materials or at the described events, and all commentary, articles and other content provided at the third-party websites or at the events, are solely the opinions and the responsibility of the persons or entities operating the linked-to websites and events. The inclusion of any link on this website does not imply that CJP endorses the described event, or the linked-to website or its operator.

More From...

More In...

More At...