As part of our Summer Evening Series, Alex Israel, speaking at Pardes Jerusalem, discusses Eikha. Looking into the the megilla, he addresses three perspectives on the question of if God is our Judge, our Enemy, or our Source of Faith?
Alex teaches Bible at Pardes and is the Director of the Community Education Program and the Summer Program. Alex was born and raised in London. He holds degrees from London School of Economics, the Institute of Education London and Bar-Ilan University. Alex studied at Yeshivat Har Etzion under Rav Aharon Lichtenstein and Rav Yehudah Amital, and gained Rabbinic ordination from the Israeli Rabbinate. Click here to read more.