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Thursday, February 1, 2018 • 16 Shevat 5778 - 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM - Multi-purpose Room
Thursday, January 25, 2018 • 9 Shevat 5778 - 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM - Multi-purpose Room
Thursday, January 18, 2018 • 2 Shevat 5778 - 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM - Multi-purpose Room
Thursday, January 11, 2018 • 24 Tevet 5778 - 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM - Multi-purpose Room
Thursday, January 4, 2018 • 17 Tevet 5778 - 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM - Multi-purpose Room
Thursday, December 14, 2017 • 26 Kislev 5778 - 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM - Multi-purpose Room
Thursday, December 7, 2017 • 19 Kislev 5778 - 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM - Multi-purpose Room
Thursday, November 30, 2017 • 12 Kislev 5778 - 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM - Multi-purpose Room
Thursday, November 16, 2017 • 27 Cheshvan 5778 - 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM - Multi-purpose Room
Thursday, October 19, 2017 • 29 Tishrei 5778 - 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM - Multi-purpose Room

Dr. Shera Aranoff Tuchman's class continues: King David is initially the beloved hero in the books of Samuel. He slays Goliath with a single stone, subdues the enemies of Israel, conquers Jerusalem, and extends the Davidian Empire to the furthest boundaries promised by God to Abraham. His reign is the high-water mark in the history of the Jews. All this is reversed in the cascade of events following the Bat-Sheva episode—after which time she disappears from the book of Samuel. From this moment, King David is marked as a monarch in sharp decline—passive and impotent as his family life, and the Kingdom itself begin to crumble around him. His personal tragedies are compounded, as his children are perpetrators of rape, incest, fratricide, and ultimate rebellion against their father’s monarchy. Bat-Sheva, however, is waiting in the wings, to re-appear ,center-stage, in Kings One--fiercely protective of Solomon, the second child born to her union with David, and to whom David has apparently promised the Monarchy. And so, the story continues…

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