News & Events

Women’s Tents: Jewish Women Supporting Each Other & Speaking Out 

Masorti Women in Israel and Diaspora sisters who are visiting Israel  are invited to the 18th Regional Masorti Women’s Study Days: Feb. 7 at Hanaton, Feb.20 in Kfar Saba and Feb. 25 in Beersheva. Join us for incredible learning!

Sign up for Spring Courses!

Schechter’s popular English language lecture series begins in March with a wide array of courses from Zionist thinkers to intriguing women in the Bible to contemporary ethical issues.  Come learn with us!

Jewish Life & Learning

He Said, She Said

In 12th-century Cairo, Maimonides settled a dispute between a woman teaching at a yeshiva and her disgruntled husband. Dr. Renée Levine Melammed narrates the play-by-play between the woman and her husband who, dissatisfied with the status quo, wants to take a second wife.  What did Maimonides decide?

God is in the Details

Moses and the Israelites are given a detailed blueprint on how to construct the Tabernacle in the wilderness. Dr. Paul Mandel offers an intriguing explanation for the uses of different materials in the design of the tabernacle and the special dividing curtain.