Faces of Shekhinah:
Meeting the Divine Feminine in Jewish Texts
with Rabbi / Rav Kohenet Jill Hammer

April - September 2018

Faces of Shekhinah: Meeting the Divine Feminine in Jewish Texts explores biblical, talmudic, and mystical texts related to faces of the Divine Feminine across Jewish history, and invites participants to experience these faces of the Divine through guided meditation. The course includes weekly lectures, textual sources, online discussion in the class forum, and guided meditations. 

Faces of Shekhinah: Meeting the Divine Feminine in Jewish Texts explores biblical, talmudic, and mystical texts related to faces of the Divine Feminine across Jewish history, and invites participants to experience these faces of the Divine through guided meditation. The course includes biweekly lectures, textual sources, online discussion in the class forum, and guided meditations. The class begins April 16, 2018. Lectures are select Wednesdays at 8 pm ET and are all recorded for later listening. 

Cost is $250. Register via paypal to kohenetvirtualtemple@gmail.com and place "Faces of Shekhinah" in subject line.

Class 1: April 16-30   (Lecture April 18 8 pm ET). Class 2: April 30-May 14 (Lecture May 2 8 pm ET). Class 3: May 14-28 (Lecture May 16 8 pm ET). Class 4: May 28-June 11 (Lecture May 30 8 pm ET). Class 5: June 11-June 25 (Lecture June 13 8 pm ET). Class 6: Aug. 6-20 (Lecture Aug. 8) Class 7: Aug. 20-Sept. 3 (Lecture Aug. 22)
Class 8: Sept. 3-17 (Lecture Sept. 5)

Session 1: The Divine Glory: Shekhinah in Exodus and the TalmuD

Session 2: Lady Wisdom and the Book of Proverbs

Session 3: Shekhinah as Exiled Woman: The Midrash

SEssion 4: Shekhinah as Divine Daughter

Session 5: The Cosmic Mother: Divine Feminine as Womb

SEssion 6: Shekhinah as Lover: The Sabbath Bride

SEssion 7: Shekhinah as Warrior and/or Monster

SEssion 8: Shekhinah as World: Divine Feminine as All That Is