These and Those

Musings from Students of the Pardes Institute of Jewish Studies in Jerusalem

Archive: August 2023

Intergenerational Learning at Pardes

Posted on August 16, 2023 by David Gutbezahl

At the Pardes Institute of Jewish Studies, eager learners of all ages come together to study throughout the year creating a truly multigenerational environment. One family, now spanning three generations of Pardesniks, recently stood out to us as a testament to the power of intergenerational learning. Bobbie and Ed Winter, seasoned Pardesniks, followed their son Continue Reading »

Take 5: Finding My Place

Posted on May 23, 2023 by David Gutbezahl

Simonne Abadee Featured Pardes Alumna of the The Marilyn and Sigi z”l Ziering Pardes Community Education Omer Program Author Series 2023 In 1975, I was so fortunate to be in exactly the same position as you guys are today. I had the opportunity to come on a program and experience a year here. Like you, Continue Reading »

D’var Torah: Parashat Pinchas – At the Nozyk Shul in Poland

Posted on July 2, 2022 by David Gutbezahl

I first want to thank the community for inviting our group from Pardes to learn with you this week in Warsaw. We will be having classes on Sunday at the Polin Museum and all are invited to join us. When I began to prepare this d’var I intended, of course, to use material from the Continue Reading »