Human Dignity and Halakhik Compromise: Where Does the Boundary Lie?

Posted by Nechama Goldman Barash on August 21, 2017
Topics: Pardes Live

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In this lecture that was recorded live at Pardes Jerusalem as part of the Summer Evening Lecture Series, Nechama Goldman Barash speaks about Human Dignity and Halakhik Compromise: Where Does the Boundary Lie?

The Summer Evening Lecture Series was sponsored in memory of Brondell Pomrenze by Huti and Jay Pomrenze.

About Nechama Goldman Barash

Nechama teaches Rabbinic Literature, Women and Judaism, Medical Ethics, Prophets and Bible at Pardes. She made aliyah from Philadelphia over 20 years ago after graduating from Stern College. She studied for three years in Matan’s Advanced Talmud Institute and finished a master’s degree in Talmud at Bar-Ilan University, with a thesis on the Beautiful Captive Woman in the Eyes of Chazal. She teaches at a variety of Israeli institutions and is also a graduate of Nishmat’s Yoetzet Halacha program. Click here to read more.

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