Rabbi Perkins' Adult Education Courses

For the past several years, Rabbi Perkins has been recording his Adult Education classes, and these have been posted online on our web site.

Please click on the links below to listen to all, or part of, any course. Or you can right-click on a link to save the mp3 file, which can be listened to on your cell phone or other portable device.

 

MIlestones in the History of Israel (November 2017)

Click on the links below to listen to class sessions:

November 14, 2017

November 7, 2017


Program on Immigration and Refugees (October 28, 2017)

Opening Remarks


Jewish Customs from Around the World (March 2017)

Click on the links below to listen to class sessions:

March 28, 2017- Passover

March 21, 2017- JD Eisenstein

March 7, 2017- Purim


 

The Ethical Life (Nov 2016-Feb 2017)

Click on the links below to listen to class sessions:

February 7, 2017- Lying

January 31, 2017- Immigration

January 24, 2017- Surrogacy

January 17, 2017- Disabilities

January 10, 2017- End of Life Care

December 20, 2016- Modern Slavery

December 13, 2016- Mass Incarceration

December 6, 2016- Fracking

November 29, 2016- Food Production


 

Conservative Judaism (Nov-Dec 2015)

Click on the links below to listen to class sessions:

November 24, 2015

December 1, 2015

December 8, 2015- Part 1

December 8, 2015- Part 2

December 15, 2015- Part 1

December 15, 2015- Part 2

 


 

 

An Introduction to Talmud study: Selections from Tractate Megillah (Nov-Dec 2014)

Click on the links below to listen to class sessions:

November 11, 2014

November 18, 2014

November 25, 2014 

December 2, 2014

December 9, 2014

December 16, 2014


 

The following files are pdfs:

 Selections from Daf Shevui, "The Weekly Page" from the Conservative Yeshiva in Jerusalem, by Dr. Joshua Kulp: 

 Megillah 15-1

 Megillah 15-2

 Megillah 15-3

 Megillah 15-4

 Megillah 15-5

 Megillah 15-6

 Megillah 16-1

 Megillah 16-2

 Megillah 16-3

 Megillah 16-4

 Megillah 16-5

 Megillah 16-6