Jewish Story Live 5780: Heralds of Zion V Ahad Haam, Nordau and the New Jew

Posted by Mike Feuer on May 20, 2020
Topics: Pardes Live and Mini-Series, History

The last installment in the Heralds of Zion series. This class explores the differences between Political and Cultural Zionism, along with introducing the personalities of Asher Ginsberg and Max Nordau. The primary question on the table is – how do you shape a new Jew?

This lecture is part of the Marilyn and Sigi z”l Ziering Pardes Community Education Omer program, April 20 – May 24, 2020. You can watch this lecture online by visiting Rav Mike’s video page.

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About Mike Feuer

Mike teaches Hasidut, 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. You can find books written by Mike by clicking here Rav Mike is creating a wondering Jewish history podcast. To learn more on how you can support his podcast please visit Michael Feuer on Patreon. Mike also has been active in Jewish education, formal and informal, for many years. To learn more about his experiences visit the Pardes website to read more.

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