Jewish Values & the Ethical Now
Public Symposium & Festive Reception
How can Jewish ethics speak to the urgent questions of today? A rare opportunity to learn with leading thinkers in Jewish ethics at a public symposium followed by a festive dessert in honor of the leadership of Rabbi David A. Teutsch, Ph.D.
- Paul Root Wolpe, Ph.D. “What we misunderstand about ‘Values’: Jewish Ethics as Halakhah”
- Rabbi Julia Watts Belser, Ph.D. “Drawing Torah from Troubling Texts: Gender, Disability, and Jewish Feminist Ethics”
- Rabbi David A. Teutsch, Ph.D., Responds
Public Symposium co-sponsored by the Hebert D. Katz Center for Advanced Judaic Studies at the University of Pennsylvania and the National Museum of American Jewish History.