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August 2021

Hebrew: Its History, Place, and Use of the Language in Jewish Tradition

August 5 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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In the Jewish tradition, Hebrew, known simply as Lashon-Kodesh (“the Holy Tongue”) was often reserved for sacred study of the Torah and religious texts, synagogue prayers, and reading from the Sefer Torah on Shabbat and holidays. Often, Jews throughout the Diaspora created new Jewish languages (such as Ladino, Yiddish, Judeo-Arabic, and Judeo-Persian). However, from the Haskalah in the late 18th century, the Hebrew language renaissance from the 19th century on, and then Zionism and the establishment of Israel, Hebrew has…

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Hebrew: Its History, Place, and Use of the Language in Jewish Tradition

August 12 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until Aug 26, 2021

In the Jewish tradition, Hebrew, known simply as Lashon-Kodesh (“the Holy Tongue”) was often reserved for sacred study of the Torah and religious texts, synagogue prayers, and reading from the Sefer Torah on Shabbat and holidays. Often, Jews throughout the Diaspora created new Jewish languages (such as Ladino, Yiddish, Judeo-Arabic, and Judeo-Persian). However, from the Haskalah in the late 18th century, the Hebrew language renaissance from the 19th century on, and then Zionism and the establishment of Israel, Hebrew has…

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Hebrew: Its History, Place, and Use of the Language in Jewish Tradition

August 19 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until Aug 26, 2021

In the Jewish tradition, Hebrew, known simply as Lashon-Kodesh (“the Holy Tongue”) was often reserved for sacred study of the Torah and religious texts, synagogue prayers, and reading from the Sefer Torah on Shabbat and holidays. Often, Jews throughout the Diaspora created new Jewish languages (such as Ladino, Yiddish, Judeo-Arabic, and Judeo-Persian). However, from the Haskalah in the late 18th century, the Hebrew language renaissance from the 19th century on, and then Zionism and the establishment of Israel, Hebrew has…

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Hebrew: Its History, Place, and Use of the Language in Jewish Tradition

August 26 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until Aug 26, 2021

In the Jewish tradition, Hebrew, known simply as Lashon-Kodesh (“the Holy Tongue”) was often reserved for sacred study of the Torah and religious texts, synagogue prayers, and reading from the Sefer Torah on Shabbat and holidays. Often, Jews throughout the Diaspora created new Jewish languages (such as Ladino, Yiddish, Judeo-Arabic, and Judeo-Persian). However, from the Haskalah in the late 18th century, the Hebrew language renaissance from the 19th century on, and then Zionism and the establishment of Israel, Hebrew has…

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