In this lecture that was recorded at Pardes in preparation for Rosh Hashana and Yom Kippur, Dr. Elliott Malamet presents different models of what is involved, emotionally and existentially, in the process of forgiving others in our lives, as well as attaining forgiveness for ourselves. We will explore a wide array of sources and discuss the issues that are central in this fundamental life skill.
Dr. Elliott Malamet is the co-founder and Chief Ideas Officer at Living Jewishly, based in Toronto, which provides opportunities to engage in Jewish Life through unique experiences, exceptional events and relevant conversations. Dr. Malamet taught Jewish philosophy and Education for twenty years in Canadian universities prior to making aliyah. He currently lectures in ethics and philosophy at Yeshivat Machanaim in Efrat, and Israeli Literature at the Rothberg International School of Hebrew University.