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The following lectures are from 2013-2014:
|Messages From the Dead Sea Scrolls
As part of the JPS/Skirball New Author Series, Lawrence H. Schiffman, Ph.D., discusses “Messages From the Dead Sea Scroll” and introduces the groundbreaking collection of which he is one of the editors — Outside the Bible, Three-Volume Set: Ancient Jewish Writings Related to Scripture. (December 5, 2013)
|Outside the Bible and
the Beginnings of Biblical Interpretation
As part of the JPS/Skirball New Author Series, James L. Kugel, Ph.D., introduces the new and groundbreaking collection of which he is one of the editors — Outside the Bible, Three-Volume Set: Ancient Jewish Writings Related to Scripture. (November 21, 2013)
|Are We Still Worshiping Idols?
As part of the JPS/Skirball New Author Series, Rabbi Jeffrey K. Salkin introduces his new book, The Gods Are Broken! The Hidden Legacy of Abraham. (October 10, 2013)
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