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Sunday, November 10 • 9:30am - 10:15am
The Devil We Know: The Evolution of 'Satan' in Jewish Textual History

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This session will trace the evolution of the Jewish "Satan" (yes, we have one) – from merciful angel of divine redirection, to God's loyal prosecutor, to the socially familiar angelic reflection of "evil." Along the way, we'll observe how Jewish life is porous to other faiths' historical and doctrinal influences, and consider the spiritual implications for us 21st century moderns. Come for text study, history, philosophy and a few spiritual surprises.

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David Markus

Rabbi David Markus, J.D., M.P.P., is North America’s only active pulpit rabbi also to hold a full-time oath of public office. He is Senior Rabbi of Temple Beth El of City Island (New York, NY); Senior Builder at Bayit: Building Jewish; rabbinics faculty at the Academy for Jewish... Read More →

Sunday November 10, 2019 9:30am - 10:15am EST