An exciting lineup of courses for JLI 5780 (2019-2020).

COMMENCING NOVEMBER 2019

WORRIER TO WARRIOR 
Jewish secrets to feeling good however you feel

We yearn to feel happy, self-assured, and enthusiastic, yet we're consumed by feeling of doubt, regret, insecurity, and suffering.

Do our delicate positive emotions have a fighting chance at being in control?

This course explores negative emotions in a completely new light, offering spiritual mechanisms that allow us to remain ubeat no matter what life brings. 

 

COMMENCING MAY 2020

JUDAISM'S GIFTS TO THE WORLD 
How major Jewish ideas have become universal values

Once considered preposterous, many of Judaism's revolutionary teachings are today's universal values that are taken for granted.

The history of the gradual transition of attitudes on values is as instructive as it is fascinating.

An analysis of Jewish contributions past and present allows us to define ways inwhich Judaism can continue serving as a beacon of light and wisdom for all of humanity.


COMMENCING AUGUST 2020

SECRETS OF THE BIBLE 
Iconic stories, mystical meanings and their lessons for life 

The Bible is rich in tales, from the Garden of Eden to Noah's Ark, from the selling of Joseph to Moses's breaking the Tablets. But what do these stories truly tell us? 

Review six famous and infamous biblical stories, and investigate the questions and mysteries they raise under the lens of the Torah's mystical insights.

The results bear both cosmic significance and practical relevance.