'CAUSE YOU’VE GOT PERSONALITY: Great Personalities of Jewish History


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Date & Time

Tuesdays, 10:00-11:30am (EST) July, 6, 13, 20, 27

Great Personalities of Jewish History 

Course Description:

Judaism has evolved! This course of study will provide participants with dramatic insight into just how these significant individuals impacted and reshaped the rituals, observances and practices upon Judaism as we know it today.

  • Week 1 Rabbi Yisroel ben Eliezer (Besht), Shneur Zalman of LIadi (Alter Rebbe)
  • Week 2 Moses Mendelsohn, Rabbi Isaac Mayer Wise, Rabbi Regina Jonas
  • Week 3 R’ Joseph Soloveitchik, R’ Solomon Schechter, Rabbi Sally Priesand
  • Week 4 R’ Adin Steinsaltz, R’ Mordechai Kaplan, Rabbanit Sara Hurwitz

Tuesdays, 10:00-11:30am (EST)

Dates: July, 6, 13, 20, 27

About the Instructor:

Rabbi Dr. Leon Weissberg is the former Director of the Leo Martin March of the Living in Miami-Dade and in Boca Raton. He has a doctorate in Educational Leadership and offers courses at various South Florida universities and schools. Leon has been teaching Melton courses for the past 32 years, developing a fan base and following wherever he goes.