March 9, 2019, 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
United Hebrew Congregation
13788 Conway Road
St. Louis, MO 63141
Conversations on Benedict (Baruch) Spinoza
Benedict (Baruch) Spinoza was excommunicated by the Amsterdam Portuguese-Jewish community in the 17th century. In this series of conversations, Steven Nadler and Alan Nadler will consider various aspects of Spinoza’s life and philosophy as it relates to Jewish thought and life.
Spinoza’s Heresy and Heresy in Jewish History
Saturday, March 9 at 12:30 p.m.
Location: United Hebrew Congregation
Sh’ma: Listen! Speaker Series also presents:
Spinoza’s Reception Among His Contemporaries and in Later Yiddish Culture
Saturday, March 9 at 7:30 p.m.
Location: Congregation Temple Israel
Is Spinoza a Jewish Philosopher?
Sunday, March 10 at 1:30 p.m.
Location: Kaplan Feldman Complex
All sessions moderated by Cantor Ron Eichaker
Co-Sponsored by United Hebrew Congregation, Temple Israel and the Center for Jewish Learning
This program is generously funded by the Ruzena and Fred Levy Speaker Fund of United Hebrew Congregation and the Center for Jewish Learning’s Sh’ma: Listen! Speaker Series