These and Those

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

Tag Archives: Summer in Israel

Pardes Summer Program or “How I spent my Summer Vacation”

Posted on July 31, 2018 by Aviva Turner

“But why are we here?  And why can’t we be kinder and more tolerant of each other, other Jews, but also non-Jews?” Those were the questions my favorite havruta (study partner) kept asking through our three weeks together.  I can’t say I had any answers, but the opportunity to pose these questions and others like Continue Reading »

The Week That Was

Posted on July 16, 2018 by Peggy Kaz

This blog was originally published on http://pegandsidsblog.blogspot.com/. I started school on Monday. We were introduced to the Pardes Institute about 4 years ago, and have attended many classes and lectures there. It’s a top notch academy with an exceptional roster of instructors. The course offerings were mind-boggling and it was difficult to choose which ones to Continue Reading »

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