20 2023

CSP: King, Priest, Heroine, Prophet: lesser-known biblical characters

12:30PM - 1:30PM  

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The King, the Priest, the Heroine
and the Prophet: Passionate portraits of lesser-known biblical characters - 4 -part series with Rafi Zarum

We all know a lot about Adam and Eve, the patriarchs and matriarchs, and the leaders of the Exodus. This course is not about them. It is about more obscure characters in the Torah who nevertheless made a huge impact. Through close textual reading and analysis of rabbinic texts we will learn the untold stories of four fascinating people:

May 30 - Malkitzedek – the king who sold his soul;
June 6 - Jethro – the opinionated priest who enabled Revelation;
June 13 - Elisheva – the long-lived, but unsung, heroine of the Israelites; and
June 20 - Bilaam – the wayward prophet who lost it all.

Scott Lang wrote in his memoir, “Look Out For The Little Guy!” – we’ll be doing just that…

Sponsor: Orange County Community Scholar Program (CSP)