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Sunday, November 10 • 1:30pm - 2:15pm
Kosher Concubines

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In the 16th century, Rabbi Jacob Emden writes a fascinating responsum encouraging the revival of the concubine (pilegesh), a relationship not practiced in Judaism since the time of the Bible. We'll review the category, examine his responsum, and ask questions about its relevance today. A fascinating look at Judaism, sex, gender, and human nature.

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Jarrod Grover

Senior Rabbi of Beth Tikvah Synagogue in Toronto, President of the Rabbinical Assembly of Ontario.

Sunday November 10, 2019 1:30pm - 2:15pm EST