Earth-Based Judaism Courses


 

EBJ COURSE GRID 2020 to 2024

Each student will take 6 classes over three years, in the following areas: Tanakh, History, Mysticism (2 semesters/courses), Rabbinics and Jewish Thought*

*(highlighted text indicates transition from “rolling cohort” system to 3 year cohort system).  

 

 

SPRING

FALL

2020

Earth-Based Tanakh (Rotating faculty: Arthur Waskow) [Tanakh] 1st cohort

Earth-Based Jewish History (R. Zelig Golden) [History] 1st cohort

2021

Earth-Based Tanakh: Leviticus: Entryways into Earth-Based Perspectives

(Rotating faculty: R. Natan Margalit) 

[Tanakh] 2nd cohort

(open to Cohort 1 as additional Tanakh course)

Sefer Yetzirah 

(R. Jill Hammer) 

[Mysticism]

1st cohort

 

Mysticism: Kabbalah and Ecology,

(R. David Seidenberg)

[Mysticism]

Combined cohort

2 sections

2022

Organic Thinking in Rabbinic Texts

(R. Natan Margalit)

[Rabbinics]

Combined cohort

2 sections

Modern and Jewish Eco-Theology

(Faculty TBA)

[Thought] 

Combined cohort

2 sections 

2023

Sefer Yetzirah (R. Jill Hammer)

[Mysticism]

2nd cohort 

Earth-Based Jewish History (Zelig Golden)

[History]

2nd cohort  

2024

Tanakh (Faculty TBA)

[Tanakh]

New Full Cohort

Modern and Jewish Eco-Theology (Faculty TBA)

[Thought]

New Full Cohort