Genesis Forum Resources

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To view the handouts from each session, click on “Notes” below. The material will open inside your web browser. You can also listen to audio recordings of select lectures. Simply right-click on "Audio" and select "Save Link As" in order to save it to your computer. Material will be posted the week after each session.

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Wednesday, November 11 (Watch - Passcode: 93xNB.fP )
The Symmetries and Asymmetries of Teacher-Student Relationships: From God and Moses to the Talmud to Contemporary Adult Jewish Education
Rabbi Benjamin Samuels, Congregation Shaarei Tefillah, Newton 
Wednesday, December 9 (Watch - Passcode: gE@r8S@V ) 
Why is a Marriage Metaphor Used for Our Relationship with God on Shabbat?
Professor Reuven Kimelman, Brandeis University
Wednesday, January 13 (Watch - Passcode: j40Y^u1t )
Between Parents and Children
Rabbi Lila Kagedan, New York Medical College
Wednesday, February 10 (Watch - Passcode: !s*sew56 )
Relationship Between Siblings
Rabbi Andrew Kastner, CJP Vice President, Jewish Life
Wednesday, March 10 (Watch Passcode: jKr5*A8g) 
Do not entreat me to forsake you: Learning Friendship from  Ruth and Naomi
Wednesday, April 14 (WatchPasscode: .2@F0UvF)
Love Between Equals
Rabbi Micha'el Rosenberg, Hebrew College 
Wednesday, May 12 (Watch - Passcode: B0R9^+AN)
When Virtual Community is Physically Distant and Socially Proximate
Rabbi Laura Baum, Head of School, Rockwern Academy
Wednesday, June 9 (WatchPasscode: &nt14Eyb)
The Synergy of Sacred Community – Kehillah Kedoshah: Learning Communities and the Aspiration for Holiness and Wholeness


Tuesday, March 2 (Watch - Passcode: ?=XUX3P= )
The Doctor-Patient Relationship in Jewish Tradition
(This session was cancelled; no recording)
Tuesday, March 9
Cautiously Optimistic:  A Jewish View of Relating to Government
Tuesday, March 16 (Watch - Passcode: bn*u5btX )
Seeing Those Who Serve: A Model for Engaging with Service Professionals
Rabbi Jill Jacobs, T’ruah: The Rabbinic Call for Human Rights
Tuesday, March 23 (Watch - Passcode: =mEzz2b?
Constructive Conflict: How We Agree to Disagree