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Rabbi Judy Shanks & Dr. James Gracer—The Bible on the Couch: A Rabbi and Psychiatrist Analyze Sacred Texts (In Person and On Zoom)
May 17 @ 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm
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One event on May 17, 2023 at 7:00 pm
Program Fee: Free
Rabbi Judy Shanks and Dr. James Gracer (married for 44 years) join forces to bring a psychological lens to our Biblical ancestors. We will explore together hidden motivations, possible diagnoses, and complicated relationships between siblings, spouses, G-d, and humans. Teachings and discussions will draw on both classical midrashic texts and modern psychological theories. Channel your inner Freud!
2 Wednesdays, May 10, 17 @ 7–8:15 pm
Hybrid at Temple Isaiah in Lafayette and on Zoom; FREE