• Sunday Mar. 10, 2019 7:30 PM

    National Museum of American Jewish History
    101 S Independence Mall East
    Philadelphia, PA 19106

    Open to the public, RSVP required

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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.