The Jewish Story Episode 4: The Greek Encounter

Posted by Mike Feuer on December 8, 2016
Topics: The Jewish Story


The encounter between Greek and Jewish culture was love at first sight, and one of its great products was the Septuagint – the Greek translation of the Bible. But the closer these cultures grew, the more their conflict came to the surface. Today we fast on the anniversary of this translation.

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About Mike Feuer

Mike teaches Hassidut, Rav Kook, Halakhah at Pardes. He has learned Torah in a number of Jerusalem area institutions, including Yeshivat HaMivtar, the Mir Yeshiva and Sulam Yaakov. He received smicha (rabbinic ordination) from Sulam Yaakov in conjunction with completing the Israeli Rabbinate’s laws of kashrut certification. Mike has been active in Jewish education, formal and informal, for many years. Click here to read more.

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