Pardes Institute of Jewish Studies

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Pardes Institute of Jewish Studies
Founded 1972
Location
  • Jerusalem, Israel
Website http://www.pardes.org.il/

Pardes Institute of Jewish Studies is an open, co-ed and non-denominational institute of Jewish learning founded in 1972. It is located in Jerusalem's Talpiot neighborhood,[1] with programs worldwide. Students encounter and grapple with classic texts and traditions of Judaism, while exploring their relevance to today’s most pressing issues.

Administration[edit]

Dr. David I. Bernstein is the Interim President and Dean.[2] Rabbi Leon Morris has been appointed President of Pardes, effective June 1, 2017.[3] Many faculty members contribute to the weekly podcasts which Pardes produces through its online learning channel Elmad .[4]

Programs[edit]

Pardes programs include:

  • The Pardes Year Program[5]
  • The Pardes 2 and 3-week Summer Programs[6]
  • The Pardes Community Education Program[7]
  • The Pardes Center for Jewish Educators[8]
  • The Pardes Center for Judaism and Conflict Resolution[9]
  • The Pardes Executive Learning Seminar[10]
  • The Pardes Kollel[11]
  • Other Pardes Programs[12]

Partnerships[edit]

Pardes partners include:

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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