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Mark Washofsky

HUC Professor, Chair of Freehof Institute
Participates in 1 Session
We are a research center devoted to studying, teaching, and defining the progressive character of the halakhah in accordance with the principles of liberal Judaism. We seek to establish the ideological basis of progressive halakhah and its application to the ritual, social, political, and ethical issues of our time. We sponsor symposia and scholarly publications that facilitate a broad range of discussion, open new vistas, and enable readers to appreciate the dynamic nature of the Jewish legal tradition.

Sessions in which Mark Washofsky participates

Tuesday 21 March, 2017

Time Zone: (GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
2:30 PM
2:30 PM

Loews Atlanta Hotel - Ellington Ballroom - Salon E


Dr. Jonathan Crane, Emory University (Participant)

Walter Jacob Ph. D., Abraham Geiger College (Participant)

Mark Washofsky, HUC-JIR (Participant)

In this age of mass migration, questions arise as to the nature of Jewish responsibility toward strangers. Should any and all be welcome in our mid...