Torah Study

This group meets weekly in GJC’s Quitman Library to study and read closely Jewish texts.  In addition to the biblical text, midrashic texts are introduced when they extend the understanding of the texts encountered.  All are welcome.  Led by Rabbi Fredi Cooper.

Ha-Makom: Sacred Space in Judaism

Ha-Makom: Sacred Space in Judaism Every Shabbat in January and February from 9:30-10:00 AM. In this Beit Midrash series we will explore the idea of sacred space in Jewish thought, from the Mishkan (Tabernacle) in the wilderness to the Temple in Jerusalem to Israel and the modern synagogue. How do spaces contain or channel the … Read more